Notice: Undefined index: title in /home/boardwalk/public_html/news.php on line 129


Oct 31

Boardwalk soon to open in Forestville, MD

Boardwalk Fresh Burgers and Fries Inc. has recently signed on a new franchisee who will be opening a location in Forestville, MD.

Boardwalk's home office is in Columbia, MD and has since 1981, with its original concept Boardwalk Fries, became a household word when referring to french fries. Since its inception, Boardwalk has expanded its concept to include a varied menu and now operates its unit under the tradename Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes.

Dave DiFerdinando, president of Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes, has commented that the newest franchisee, who has signed on for the Forestville location, has additional plans for continued expansion in Maryland and Virginia.

The Forestville location is close to and services, in its demographic area, Andrews Airforce Base as well as surrounding development. Mr. Zakir Chowdhury, who was previously a Boardwalk franchisee, brings not only his past Boardwalk experience, but also his restaurant experience as an America's Best Wings chain owner. Zakir has indicated that he enjoyed his experience previously with the Boardwalk brand and believes it is a good addition in the Forestville market. He will be continuing this expansion of the brand in the surrounding DC beltway area, bringing not only the well-known Boardwalk menu, but adding fried chicken to the line-up.

For franchise expansion information, visit; or email Dave DiFerdinando at or call 410-977-6878.

Oct 30

Boardwalk soon to open in second location in Baghdad

Dave DiFerdinando, President of Boardwalk Fresh Burgers and Fries, announces that the second Boardwalk location is slated to open at the Babylon Mall. The Mall is located in the heart of Baghdad's shopping district. The area of the mall, Mansour, has a long history as being a vital retail district.

This will be the second location for the Franchisee of Boardwalk who is expanding this newest territory for the concept. The first location is in the food court of the Oasis Mall, located across from Baghdad University which has over 30,000 students. The food court is on the third floor of the new mall in downtown Bagdad.

DiFerdinando states that due to the success of the first location, the second will be opening soon. Expansion is expected to continue in the Middle East, as well as the U.S. and Canada.

Boardwalk offers over 35 years of franchise experience and brand development.
Boardwalk Fresh Burgers and Fries, Inc., Franchisor, maintains its corporate office in Columbia, MD, and trades as Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes. Interested parties for all available national and international territories should contact Boardwalk by visiting their website at, or contact Dave DiFerdinando at

The Babylon Mall, located in a popular shopping district, consists of 7 floors, including Baghdad's largest supermarket, largest roof terrace, and kid's play area, bowling alley, food court and retail space; and is conveniently located near the Al Masour University.

For franchise expansion information, visit; or email Dave DiFerdinando at or call 410-977-6878.

Aug 29

Boardwalk Announces Further Expansion in Alberta

Boardwalk continues to expand in Sage Hill. Sage Hill, a residential neighborhood in the northwest quadrant of Calgary, Alberta, Canada is bounded by the Nolan Hill Community to the west, Evanston to the east, 144 Avenue NW to the north, and Kincora to the south. The location of the store is in a popular shopping area for local residents of these four popular neighborhood. It provides a steady customer base of shoppers to Walmart, London Drugs and other major retailers as well as banks and local businesses. Master Franchisee for Alberta Canada continues to expand the development of Alberta and continues to focus on future expansion.

Mar 07

First Location in Baghdad

Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes Opens Its First Location in Baghdad

Boardwalk announces the opening of its first location in Baghdad. Overcoming multiple challenges in the current international climate with travel bands and other related obstacles, Boardwalk has successfully opened its new location in the Oasis Mall Food Court across from Baghdad University. Boardwalk's team was on site for the opening, following their thorough training of the staff.

Boardwalk and its Franchisee are excited with the opening. Dave DiFerdinando, President of Boardwalk Fresh Burgers and Fries, Inc., Franchisor of Boardwalk Fries Burgers Shakes, says "I am very pleased with the opening. We are looking forward to continued expansion plans in Baghdad, and elsewhere in the Middle East."