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Press Pass: Food trucks vs. restaurants

By Bert Gambini


Buffalo, NY – The arrival of food trucks in Buffalo created quite a buzz, especially for those who were familiar with similar businesses in other cities. But not everyone is as thrilled as the customers.

The idea of a mobile restaurant has raised questions as to how and where these trucks can do business.

Brick & Mortar restaurants are also asking if they're entitled to certain protections.

In our weekly Press Pass conversation, Jim Fink of Business First says the food trucks have inspired interesting parallel arguments.