Profile: Meritage Hospitality Group Inc (MHGU.PK)
24 Jun 2016
Meritage Hospitality Group Inc. (Meritage), incorporated on August 8, 1986, conducts its business operations in the quick-service and casual dining restaurant industries. The Company operates Wendy's restaurants within the quick-service restaurant industry. Meritage operates Twisted Rooster, Crooked Goose, and Freighters restaurants within the casual dining industry. As of June 28, 2015, the Company operated 146 Wendy's quick-service restaurants under franchise agreements with The Wendy's Company and five casual dining restaurants. Of the Wendy's, around 47 are located in Michigan, 49 in Florida, 37 in Georgia, two in North Carolina, one in South Carolina, and 10 in Virginia. The Company's five casual dining restaurants are located in Michigan.
The Company's Wendy's restaurants offer a diverse menu of food items featuring hamburgers and chicken breast sandwiches, all of which are prepared to order with the customer's choice of condiments. The Wendy's menu also includes chili, baked and French fried potatoes, chicken nuggets, salads, soft drinks, Frosty desserts and children's meals. Each Wendy's restaurant also features soft drink products. The Twisted Rooster menu features classic American fare with dynamic twists. The Company's Twisted Rooster menu includes steaks, signature sandwiches, fish, pasta plates, Twisted Rooster's signature macaroni and cheese, fresh-cut salads with signature dressings and homemade desserts. It also offers a range of alcoholic beverages, including beer, wine and cocktails. The restaurants serve lunch and dinner, and special menu items, including seasonal promotions, daily special selections and a special kids menu. Twisted Rooster restaurants offer curbside takeout. The Crooked Goose is a classic corner pub that features old-school pub favorites with a twist and it offers wings, pizzas, crooked grilled cheeses and burgers. The Freighters restaurants offer menu, including appetizers to specialty entrees and desserts. It also has a full service breakfast buffet, which is available daily and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and room services. It also serves as the exclusive caterer for the adjoining hotel, and feature a range of corporate and private event catering packages.
The Company competes with McDonald's, Burger King, Taco Bell, Applebee's, Chili's and T.G.I. Friday's.
Meritage Hospitality Group Inc
1971 E Beltline Ne - Suite 200
GRAND RAPIDS MI 49525