interviewed Hesham Hegazy
and Dan Rowe
on the popular brand's expansion plans
The Halal Guys' General Manager, Hesham Hegazy, and Fransmart CEO, Dan Rowe, appeared on Fox News to discuss the The Halal Guys' recent announcement to expand into an international brand.
An article accompanying the interview said, "In New York City, there are plenty of places to get halal food...But few draw secular crowds or have a cult following like The Halal Guys
Hegazy discusses their struggles with imitation brands popping up trying to cash in on their popularity.
The article quotes Dan Rowe
as saying that diverse groups of people "line up in droves" to buy the street food, and talks about how celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain plans on opening a concept in Manhattan based on global street food, validating, in some sense, the growing market trend.