Joey’s Seafood and Joey’s Fish Shack among top 10 places to get Fish & Chips in Edmonton

2022-05-05T12:48:08-06:00May 5th, 2022|Blog Feed|

Fish and chips are always a fried food favourite, even in a city as landlocked as Edmonton. While fish and chips are enjoyable year-round, we’ve found ourselves craving the beer-battered, tartar sauce-covered meal a little more than usual with Easter weekend nearly upon us. Whether you dine-in, order delivery, or pick up a meal to [...]

Western Canadian restaurant chain OPENS more stores during the pandemic

2022-01-25T12:38:21-07:00January 25th, 2022|Blog Feed, Featured Articles, Franchise, streats|

With all the hardships experienced by restaurants throughout the pandemic, it's interesting to see a few new places opening up. strEATS is a Western Canadian chain that takes food truck favorites into a venue. And there are several of them in the Fraser Valley with the newest one just opening in Maple Ridge. Watch as [...]

The 30 Best New Canadian Restaurants of 2021

2022-01-12T13:17:55-07:00January 12th, 2022|Blog Feed|

It should go without saying that any and all restaurants that got off the ground (or managed to keep their doors open) while navigating the pandemic are nothing short of heroic. And while 2021 has been another different year for the restaurant industry, full of makeshift rules and fluid regulations, it at least did see [...]

strEATS Kitchen makes “Top 30 new restaurants 2021”

2022-01-12T13:03:28-07:00January 12th, 2022|Blog Feed|

strEATS just made Complex Canadas” Top 30 new restaurants 2021” with their Red Deer location and is proving that being consistent and always offering the freshest ingredient has become an important factor for customers who visit each of their locations. strEATS pride themselves on using only the freshest ingredients. They cook almost everything in house [...]

Waitress-Turned-Owner: Nikita Kish at StrEATS

2022-01-03T14:34:51-07:00January 3rd, 2022|Blog Feed|

When Nikita Kish, who had spent over a decade feeling unfulfilled working in the service industry, learned about strEATS’ franchise offering, she knew that she had to take a bite of the appetizing opportunity. “My job was becoming less fulfilling as the years went by, and I wanted more freedom to live my life while [...]

A great restaurant investment in Medicine Hat

2021-11-01T12:16:27-06:00November 1st, 2021|Blog Feed|

Our franchise partners in Medicine hat have this awesome story about our restaurants on InvestMedicineHat.ca! Robyn and Mauricio have done so well to succeed in the toughest of conditions. We thank them for their hard work and their attention to customer service! They have revived Joey's in Medicine Hat! https://www.investmedicinehat.ca/stories/two-is-better-than-one?fbclid=IwAR3ryr22uM_lvdzXc4LQ4vL3wvSVd0v9zv9AuP3IshMBS54AG0hOv4SJt-E

The shift to Fish Shack is growing serious momentum

2022-01-26T12:56:53-07:00August 31st, 2021|Blog Feed|

The growth of Canadas largest seafood restaurant chain has been spurred on by a change in how consumers are eating out. Joey’s Fish Shacks focus on the experience has drawn the attention of restaurateurs nation-wide. “Our restaurant has grown up. It’s less cafeteria and far cozier,” says Joe Klassen, founder and CEO of Joey’s Only [...]

strEATS has opportunities abundant for you to be your own boss

2021-02-26T14:34:43-07:00February 26th, 2021|Blog Feed|

strEATS is powered by 35 years of restaurant franchising. Experienced franchisors with a wealth of restaurant background. We make it easy for you to make money and we are growing like crazy. Give us a call and become a member of the strEATS fam. Michael Klassen is a second-generation fishmonger and a current [...]

Franchise Advice – What to look for in a franchise

2020-05-05T15:23:03-06:00May 20th, 2016|Blog Feed|

I have written on this topic many times with varying degrees of specific content. This time it is about trust in the franchise system. Not necessarily trust in the business model or trust in the brand although those are also of the utmost importance. Rather, today it is about trust in the Franchisor itself, trust [...]

Hospitality in Franchising is just SMARTICLE.

2020-05-05T15:23:03-06:00April 28th, 2016|Blog Feed|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HSMTbF3ZYzY   Yes, Smarticle is a word, another Urban Dictionary find! woot woot! Actually, Smarticle was made famous by Homer Simpson and the irony within is fantastic. Ironic because Homer is a very simple man and the idea of Joy or a.k.a. smarticle is also just so very simple. I recently spoke in one of [...]

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