Duke launches Mean Gene's unit

October 1998
FoodService Director;10/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the opening of the first Mean Gene's Burgers in the campus dining facility of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina in September 1998. Size of the Mean Gene's outlet; Food choices; On-site support and follow-up as part of Mean Gene's training.


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