Smashburger will open its Summerville store on Oct. 2, and the chain’s founder says more Charleston area locations are likely to follow.
“We don’t do one-offs in any market,” Tom Ryan says. “I think we’re going to build more.”
Since opening its first location in Denver in 2007, Smashburger has added more than 220 stores to its portfolio, debuting in South Carolina last December. When the Columbia franchise opened, its owner told The State that if his store succeeded, it would likely prompt the chain to set up shop in Charleston.
Get the full report from the Raskin Around blog.
Notice about comments:
The Post and Courier is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point.