Take credit cards EZ! This has won several innovative idea awards.

This is incredible. Very easy to set up, no equipment to buy. What a deal! Have you ever needed to accept payment from someone on the go. This will do the trick, no fancy account setups. It’s PayPal for nice people. Just kidding, but really, I don’t like PayPal. Let me know if you try … Continue reading

And you thought we were closed for the holidays! Ha

Rob sent me the post! I had to share, featuring BensCarts: Big Dog! Click Here to see it.

Boiled, Grilled or Steamed Video

This is a video I did sometime back but lately I have received several calls regarding this topic.

The Pro Dog – All New Griddle/Steam/Boil Hot Dog Cart

Over the last couple of years, we have had many people order a custom Griddle Cart. This past year we received this request enough times that we decided to include this new cart into our line-up. I am soooo excited, this is not some off the shelf, coated griddle, this griddle, is stainless steel, commercial … Continue reading

New videos, Pros and Cons, Hot dog cart business

After much delay, I have posted two new videos on Youtube. Like a video hit the share button. Have an idea for my next video, email ben@benscarts.com or give me a call.

Live Training or Brand New Video Training!

Yes, I am excited also. Sabrina Rife with Dogs for Dollars (one of my customers) has just announced her brand new website featuring: Live Training Video Training Live one on one mentoring First I have to tell you a little about Sabrina. She purchased a cart and faced some major challenges. Her city was strict … Continue reading

Mini Dog to the rescue

Hold on to your pants, after months and months of searching and finding nothing on the subject, I have found the mother load. Yup, finally, someone has created a mini dog. No longer do you have to beg Oscar M. to bring ’em back, we have them now. Tim MacCourtney has developed a 3″ hot … Continue reading

To grill or not to grill – OR: Steam or boil?

I am asked quite frequently about grilling dogs. It’s a great question. I think if you could ask 100 different vendors their opinion on grilling, boiling or steaming you would find that boiling is most preferred. I will expand on this to help you decide your method of attack. Steaming: This is the process of … Continue reading

Inc. Llc. Sole Proprietor or What?

To avoid legal repercussions from sharing my vast and extensive knowledge of IRS code I shall be general in description and I must admit my “extensive” knowledge just barely gets me to the nearest H&R Block each year. So you have decided to join the ranks of Vendor Extraordinaire and don’t know how to get … Continue reading

Off to a great start, new dogger braving the cold.

Ben, Just to let you know I officially started my Dog busine ss on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. November 26th 2010. The weather is cold but the dogs are hot. (The hot/cold flexible gel paks not only work good cold for the condiments but also when placed on a steam pan lid for … Continue reading