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Smashburger Turns Attention to Chicken, Salads

2010-09-15 Three new Smashchicken sandwich recipes and four new Smashsalad recipes hit the menuboard at burger chain.

Smashburger's International Expansion Begins in South Korea

2010-08-31 Partnership with Bridging Culture Worldwide will help burger brand try to sign first South Korean multiunit franchise development agreement in 2011.

Smashburger Appoints Smashing New Leader

2010-06-11 Smashburger appoints Greg Creighton to chief operating officer to manage the company's system-wide operations.

Burger Chain Smashes Its Way Into Long Island

2010-06-10 Smashburger signs deal with ISK Systems LLC to open 20 restaurants in Long Island, with the first opening by the end of the year.

With Smashburger Booming, New VP Is In Order

2010-06-02 John Harris named senior vice president of marketing for burger chain that is spreading across the country.

Smashburger's Expansion Now Includes Nashville

2010-05-17 Burger chain announces agreement with Winding River Restaurants LLC to open 13 restaurants in the Nashville metro area.

Hunger Getting Smashed In May

2010-05-04 Smashburger teams with Coca-Cola, food banks across the country to fight hunger during National Burger Month.

I've Got A Burger In Kalamazoo

2010-04-22 Which quickly expanding "better burger" concept has moved into the iconic Michigan market?...

St. George, Utah, the Next Stop for Smashburger

2010-03-30 New store will feature the Utah-special Beehive Smashburger, with Angus beef, honey BBQ sauce, applewood smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, and Haystack Onions on an artisan egg bun.

Smashburger Set To Be A Smash In San Diego

2010-02-26 Founders and owners of the Smashburger fast-casual chain believe San Diego, California, residents will enjoy their newest burger joint option, which is set to open in late March.