BURGERFI Announces CNN Center Grand Opening

National Franchise Continues Rapid Expansion and Path of Non-Traditional Growth

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BURGERFI, one of the fastest growing better burger concepts, known for its fresh, all-natural burgers, fries and frozen custard, today announced a major milestone with the grand opening of its CNN Center location. The new store, opening Saturday, November 1st, represents BURGERFI’s continued path of expansion and non-traditional growth across the United States.

This grand opening marks the 59th BURGERFI to open across the nation and the second non-traditional storefront for BURGERFI in the iconic, landmark of worldwide television news headquarters, CNN. BURGERFI will be one of 16 food retail stores in the CNN Center and was selected for its dedication to dishing up burgers that are always fresh, made-to-order and guaranteed to be juicy and delicious.

BURGERFI is committed to being better in a world of fast food hamburgers. Its “Never Never Program,” which means no steroids, antibiotics, growth hormones, chemicals, or additives are ever used. The diverse menu options continue with fresh-cut fries, hand-battered onion rings, Kobe beef hot dogs, a freshly made in-house quinoa VegeFi Burger®, secret sauce, freshly prepared custards, concretes, colas made with natural cane sugar, craft beer selections, wine and so much more.

“We’re very proud of this milestone and excited to have our second non-traditional location in the world headquarters of CNN, one of the largest worldwide news providers,” said Corey Winograd, Chief Executive Officer. “BURGERFI is continuing to grow at an accelerated pace through the support of our loyal guests and great operators. We look forward to providing the same great food and experience here in Atlanta that our guest have come to love and expect across the country.”

BURGERFI serves all-natural beef in a hip environmentally-friendly atmosphere that features chairs made from recycled Coca-Cola bottles, tables made out of compressed recycled wood, and large fans that use 66 percent less electricity than nine small ceiling fans combined.

The indoor dining space will be located in Downtown Atlanta, adjacent to Centennial Olympic Park. The CNN operating hours will be Monday – Saturday 7:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. and Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. This location will be the first to launch a breakfast menu for the brand. Among the items offered on the breakfast menu, BURGERFI will include its signature Breakfast All Day Burger, a natural Angus burger with American cheese, hickory bacon drizzled with maple syrup, fried egg, hashbrown, grilled diced onions and ketchup. For more information about BURGERFI, including menu, locations and franchising opportunities available, please visit www.BURGERFI.com.


BURGERFI is one of the fastest growing better burger franchises in the U.S. Currently with 58 units open, the company is expected to double its size by 2015 as well as expand internationally. Known for its fresh, all natural, hormone-free Angus burgers as well as its fresh-cut fries, frozen custard, signature hot dogs and craft beer, BURGERFI was recognized in the Top 50 “Movers & Shakers” by Fast Casual.com The company began in 2011 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida , and became quickly popular with burger lovers everywhere who were looking for fresh, quality, all-natural options in their favorite food. To learn more, visit www.BurgerFi.com.

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