7 05, 2018

Custom-Built Hawaiian Food Trucks For Sale

2019-11-27T15:55:33+00:00May 7th, 2018|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

Although the total populations of Hawaii is less than 1.5 million people, the culinary footprint of this group of islands is much larger than it's size. No matter where you go in mainland United States, you can locate a locally owned Hawaiian restaurant. Part of the reason for the popularity is due to the massive amount of tourism to the state. According to news reports, almost 9 million people visited one of the islands in 2017 alone. Many of these tourists return home craving the flavors of the islands they enjoyed while on vacation. Hawaiian food truck. Traditional [...]

20 12, 2017

Triple Jay's Pizzeria in Fayetteville Expands to Second Pizza Truck

2019-11-27T15:57:48+00:00December 20th, 2017|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

At M&R Specialty Trailers and Trucks, we're honored to have the best customers and clients in the mobile food industry. We view it as an incredible compliment when a customer returns for a second build to expand and take their business to the next level. This is exactly what happened with Triple Jay's Pizzeria based out of Atlanta, Georgia.  The original food truck continues to serve the business well, but Triple Jay's Pizzeria was ready to take it up a notch for the 2.0 version of their vehicle. The vision Triple Jay's Pizzeria brought for their second food truck was to [...]

27 11, 2017

The Vegetable Express Brings Vegan Comfort Food To Colorado

2019-11-27T15:57:55+00:00November 27th, 2017|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

Drive 15-miles west of Boulder, Colorado and you'll find a small community tucked in the Rocky Mountains called Nederland or simply "Ned" to the locals. According to the 2010 census this community has only 1,445 residents. But this funky little town has a lot more in store for visitors than you might expect based on the size. There are a variety of eclectic shops, stunning natural beauty and more recently The Vegetable Express. The Vegetable Express is a mobile food unit that opened it's doors in November, 2017 with the goal of offering vegan comfort food to the residents and [...]

1 03, 2017

Catching Up With Rising BBQ Competitor Wade Morris of TREmendous Que

2019-11-27T16:01:53+00:00March 1st, 2017|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

One of the things we love doing at M&R Specialty Trailers and Trucks is catching up with customers to see what they're up to and hear how their trailer, truck, or other vehicle is working for them. Today we have the opportunity to talk to Wade Morris who operates TREmendous Que in Tampa, Florida. In 2016, Wade purchased a customized NS 72 SWT trailer he calls the "Mistress" (read the full interview below for the story behind the name). Within just a few short years Wade has gone from grilling in his backyard with his setup from Home Depot to [...]

26 12, 2016

Jacksonville's Newest Desert Craving: Stroopwafels from Van D's Dutch Delights

2019-11-27T16:03:14+00:00December 26th, 2016|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

Van D's Dutch Delights Desert Trailer. Got a craving for warm and delicious stroopwafel? If you live in the Jacksonville area finding freshly baked Dutch inspired deserts can be nearly impossible. Fortunately in 2016, Van D's Dutch Delights entered the scene to fill the void and quickly become a staple of the Jacksonville food truck community. Since starting their mobile food business Van D's isn't just serving up one-of-a-kind deserts, but has introduced countless locals to a whole new food group that many didn't even know existed. Take for example the stroopwafel, a Dutch word that translates to [...]

23 05, 2015

Refuge Coffee Co. – Job Training and Change Through a Coffee Truck

2019-11-27T16:15:00+00:00May 23rd, 2015|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

At M&R we have the privilege of working with many different entrepreneurs and organizations across the country to help build their unique vision. The story of Refuge Coffee Co. based out of Clarkston, GA, (located just outside Atlanta) was one we had to share with you on the blog. Refuge Coffee Co. is a non-profit organization formed with the goal of creating more jobs and providing job training to some of the 2,500 refuges that settle in the Clarkston each year. Since Refuge Coffee Co. is a new non-profit without an endless amount of resources they chose to begin their [...]

10 04, 2015

Inside Look at the Runway Grill Truck

2019-11-27T16:16:16+00:00April 10th, 2015|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

We’re back at M&R Trailers with Bob, and he’s got a concession truck he wants to show us for today’s video upload! This one’s rather good sized, made for The Runway Grill a couple years back, with a 17 foot box on it, we were able to get a good solid kitchen in it while keeping plenty of room for moving around. This was originally a used truck with a Roll-up Door design; we eliminated all of the roll-up doors, rebuilt the walls, and set everything up for our customer’s needs. It made for quite a truck, big vehicle, a [...]

24 01, 2015

Customer Success Story: Super Food Truck

2019-11-27T16:23:26+00:00January 24th, 2015|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

Here at M&R Trailers, we put a lot of time and effort into the work we do, focusing as much attention as we can into making quality products. We love nothing more than seeing our trucks, trailers, and bbq equipment at work out on the streets and in competitions. So it’s an even greater pleasure to see our customers succeed and shine in their field, much like Jacksonville’s own Super Food Truck. We wanted to catch up with them and their success, so we sat down with Richie Haugk to talk about their journey, truck, and where they’re going. Question: [...]

9 01, 2015

Mobile Cooling Station: The Polar Pod in Jacksonville, FL

2019-11-27T16:23:42+00:00January 9th, 2015|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

At M&R Specialty Trailers and Trucks there's a saying we use to describe our custom builds: If you can dream it, we can build it.  This statement certainly applies to Steve Perry's mobile cooling station called The Polar Pod based out of Jacksonville, Florida. As seen in the video below, Steve shares how he came up with the idea for his mobile cooling concept: During a hot day of biking on the beach with some friends, Steve became overheated. After a while, Steve thought something could be medically wrong as he couldn't seem to cool down enough. So Steve asked [...]

15 12, 2014

The Gourmet Aviator Concession Truck Flying High in Jacksonville

2019-11-27T16:25:39+00:00December 15th, 2014|Customer Profiles|0 Comments

The Gourmet Aviator is a food truck that received high praise for it's design when it was built in 2012. The truck was even featured on the cover of ADVANTAGE Business Magazine (cover image shown to the right) that same year. Fast forward two years, the Gourmet Aviator continues to receive recognition for their food. Not only has the truck become a familiar staple of the Jacksonville food truck scene, but Alex Montanez of the Grilled Aviator competed on and won a cooking competition on the program American Grilled on the Travel Channel. The video below is a teaser to [...]