food industry

30 10, 2023

Island Fin Poké Co.: Poké With a Purpose: How One Poké Bowl Company is Making a Real Impact

2023-10-30T16:35:14-04:00October 30th, 2023|Tags: , , , |

Island Fin Poké Co. has been making waves in the food industry since 2016, by selling delicious, Hawaiian-inspired poké bowls and providing remarkable service to all of its guests. But its impact expands far beyond the kitchen. By Shelby Green


31 05, 2022

Calling All Food Lovers

2022-05-31T21:36:18-04:00May 31st, 2022|Tags: , , , |

Owning a business in the food-and-beverage sector is not always easy, but it can be rewarding and a great way to become a part of your community. Wine bars, brew pubs, cafés, coffee shops, juice bars, pizzerias, sandwich hot spots, bakeries, and restaurants alike can attract a crowd from in town and draw from the greater surrounding area too. By Dawn Abbamondi


1 11, 2021

Island Fin Poké: Franchise Conference and Awards

2021-11-01T03:13:10-04:00November 1st, 2021|Tags: , , , |

Island Fin Poké’s (IFP) first conference recently took place at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal in Orlando, Florida. Mark Setterington, IFP founder and CEO, welcomed his franchisee families, support team and speakers at the two-and-a-half-day event, which is slated to become an annual tradition. By Cindy Charette


26 02, 2019

Mr. Bagel Meister is Expanding Nationwide through Franchising

2019-02-26T22:28:52-05:00February 26th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

WILMINGTON, N.C. — Mr. Bagel Meister is a well-known neighborhood bagel, breakfast and lunch hot spot. We serve our valued guests freshly baked bagels, breakfast sandwiches, lunch sandwiches, coffee and much more. Our locations have a classic design and fun atmosphere that is sure to bring back memories of the good old days when life was simple.

Mr. Bagel Meister is a one of a kind bagel, breakfast and lunch brand that was created by Phil Santomassi, an entrepreneur from Connecticut, with over 30 years in the industry. Mr. Bagel Meister calls Wilmington, North Carolina home, where the brands flagship breakfast and lunch brand is located.

Everyone loves a good bagel! Phil has taken one of the most loved breakfast items, the bagel, and elevated it to the next level. Phil has also added some other classic breakfast and lunch sandwiches to the menu. All products served at Mr. Bagel Meister are made fresh daily for your enjoyment.

If you are looking for a lifestyle business that will allow you to spend time with your family and enjoy life, Mr. Bagel Meister is the perfect choice for you. With locations currently in North Carolina, South Carolina and more, Mr. Bagel Meister is expanding nationwide through franchising.

About Mr. Bagel Meister

Mr. Bagel Meister could be the opportunity you have been looking for! At Mr. Bagel Meister, we take pride in our food and the wonderful franchise opportunity we offer. We always strive to provide our franchisees with the best tools and knowledge, so they are able run a successful business.

  • The best bagels and breakfast/lunch menu
  • Our operation is simple and easy to run operation with a small footprint
  • We have systems in place to assist our franchisees 24/7.
  • The atmosphere at a Mr. Bagel is one of a kind
  • We provide superior customer service
  • Limited Hours of Operation
  • Small Staff
  • Low Investment