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Food & Drink Digital

February 22, 2012 19:26 ET

Food Truck Health Standards Explained in Food & Drink Digital

Food & Drink Digital's February 2012 Issue Explores the Ins and Outs of Food Truck Regulation and How to Get Your Business Fit for the Road

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 22, 2012) - But once the fun parts of opening a food truck are out of the way, there are still some technical details that can't be ignored. Food trucks are subject to health codes and inspections quite similar to brick-and-mortar restaurants, and a disregard for the law can leave your business out in the cold. But we want you to succeed! So this month we talked to Ricardo Encarnacion, Environmental Health Specialist at the County of San Diego Department of Environmental Health, for a few pointers that every future food truck entrepreneur should know when getting started.

"It's a great, innovative way that we've seen retail food industry adhere to the laws of the people, and people enjoy this type of food service," says Encarnacion, expressing a true appreciation for the city's growing food truck culture. "We're here to be in partnership with industry to ensure that you not only have a good experience in getting into the business, but know the rules to make sure that your customers have a safe and good time."

To learn more about what goes into getting your food truck in street-legal shape, check out the full article in the February 2012 edition of Food & Drink Digital.

Read the full article here: http://www.foodanddrinkdigital.com/hotels_restaurants/so-you-want-to-open-a-food-truck

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Food & Drink Digital is a pioneering digital media site for food and drink professionals and executives, featuring all aspects of managing a production based environment. Food & Drink Digital covers solutions that enable global businesses to improve the way they manage their operations, people, technology, and supply chains. Food and Drink Digital is the industry-dedicated arm of the White Digital Media Group. Founded in 2007 by entrepreneur Glen White, White Digital Media retains a diversified portfolio of websites, magazines, daily news feeds and weekly e-newsletters that leverage technology to innovatively deliver high-quality content, analytical data, and industry news.

Food and Drink Digital is headquartered in San Diego, California, with additional offices in Boston, Toronto, Mumbai and Norwich, England. For more information, contact 760-827-7800 or visit http://www.foodanddrinkdigital.com/.

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