Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar Announces Local Partnership with The GIANT Company
Several of Arooga’s signature appetizers will be sold at select GIANT stores in central Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (RestaurantNews.com) Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based restaurant group Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar today announced its latest local partnership with The GIANT Company, where several of their scratchy appetizers will be sold at select GIANT locations in central Pennsylvania.
Arooga fans can now pick up their favorite home apps from the prepared foods section at sixty-seven GIANT locations across central Pennsylvania, where they’ll be packaged and ready to be taken and cooked in the comfort of their own kitchens. .
Some of the Arooga items stocked at GIANT include their Hand Breaded Mozz Triangles, Pete’s Pepper Jack Cubes, and the A-Shaped Buffalo and Crab Pretzels. These are the same appetizers on the restaurant’s menu. Arooga which can be enjoyed over dinner at one of their restaurants, and are all homemade at their commissary / headquarters located in Harrisburg, PA.
Here is a little more information on the delicious applications of Arooga that can be found in GIANT:
Hand Breaded Mozz Triangles: Crunchy hard pretzel, hand-breaded mozzarella triangles that can be baked or air fried at home.
Pete’s Pepper Jack Cubes: Crunchy hard pretzel, hand-breaded pepper jack cheese cubes that can be baked or air fried at home.
Buffalo pretzel: Handmade pretzel “A” topped with Arooga’s signature Buffalo Chicken Dip and mozzarella and cheddar cheeses that can be cooked at home.
Crab pretzel: Handmade “A” pretzel, topped with Arooga’s signature crab filling, mozzarella and cheddar cheeses, and sprinkled with Old Bay. Take and cook!
Arooga’s opened its first restaurant on Allentown Blvd. in Harrisburg, PA in 2008, and has since opened nine branches as well as numerous franchises located in New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Florida. The company remains local in the central Pennsylvania region with its corporate headquarters and storage / warehouse facilities located in Harrisburg, PA. Arooga’s also has other local partnerships with FNB Field, home of the MLB Washington Nationals, double AA affiliate, Harrisburg Senators, as well as GIANT Center in Hershey, Pa., Home of Hershey Bears, a branch of the NHL Washington Capitals AHL, where the sauces for Arooga wings, brewed beer and other items are sold during games and events.
“As a company whose own history began in central Pennsylvania almost 100 years ago, we are committed to supporting our neighboring businesses and we have been doing so for a long time,” said Rob Palmeri, Head of prepared food category, The GIANT Company. “Our partnership with Arooga’s is a great example of our commitment in action, and we know our customers will love picking up their favorite Arooga’s item from GIANT to enjoy at home.”
“We are delighted to have been invited to sell our items in GIANT stores.” said Gary Huether, Jr., co-owner and president of Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar. at home. We look forward to a bright future in the retail market and are very grateful to The GIANT Company for their trust in our products and the Arooga’s brand.
As an added incentive, Arooga’s will be offering $ 5 off restaurant food purchases along with GIANT proof of purchase of two Arooga’s appetizers. Two Arooga hors d’oeuvres must be purchased in the same grocery transaction and proof of purchase must be presented to the Arooga employee within 30 days of qualifying purchase to receive a discount at the restaurant. $ 5 discount applicable only on food and cannot be applied to purchases of drinks or alcohol. Limit of one rebate by check. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts or promotions, including loyalty rewards redemptions. Dining room only. Other restrictions may apply. Valid at participating Arooga locations. Offer expires 30 days from date and time of receipt from GIANT.
The recipient of several national accolades, including selection as a franchise of America’s Next Top restaurants, as well as recognition among Entrepreneur Magazine’s 500 Best Franchises of 2020 and 2021 and the 200 Best Food Franchises 2020, Franchise Times Top 200+ 2020, Full Service Restaurant magazine’s Top 50 Emerging Restaurant Chains 2018, Technomic’s Top 500 Restaurant Chains 2019, Restaurant Business‘s Future 50 2019 and FranServe Fran-Tastic 500 2021, Arooga’s restaurant company continues to charm the industry with its commitment to using the latest technologies to improve customer experience and improving operational practices, creating unique and delicious menu dishes with fresh and natural ingredients, and observing eco-friendly operating methods. environment in their restaurants as part of their certification by Green Restaurant A ssociation.
Arooga’s is an innovative catering group that currently offers different investment models: their traditional concept focused on sports and entertainment and an urban design with a similar theme and a flexible floor plan with a reduced square footage. Arooga’s offers franchise opportunities for its concepts to qualified multi-unit candidates. For more information on markets available in the United States and overseas, please visit www.aroogasfranchising.net, or contact Keith Swade, Director of Franchise Development at [email protected].
Director of Communications for Arooga