ATLANTA, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Garrett Popcorn Shops®, "A Chicago Tradition Since 1949," announces the grand opening of its second Georgia location at the state's largest shopping destination – Mall of Georgia in Buford. For more than six decades, Garrett Popcorn has handcrafted small batches of gourmet Popcorn for millions of loyal fans, and its expansion in Georgia will afford more fans in the Peach State the opportunity to enjoy the original, like no other, Garrett®.
"We're grateful for the warm welcome we received when our first Shop opened at Atlanta's Lenox Square in 2014 and it's our pleasure to offer a second location at the Mall of Georgia," said Scott Schroeder, Chief Brand Officer, Garrett Popcorn Shops. "To further show our appreciation, we're kicking off the opening with a special event leading into this weekend's big game."
To celebrate Mall of Georgia's grand opening on Fri., Feb. 5th, Garrett Popcorn is "rolling out the Copper Kettles" with:
- Grand Opening Specials: Get an Atlanta pro football themed One-Gallon Tin of the Garrett Mix® for only $19.49 and treat bags for $1 each.
- Meet and Greet with Special Guests from Atlanta's Pro Football Team: Fullback Patrick DiMarco, along with cheerleaders and the team mascot, will be posing for photos and signing autographs from 5-7 p.m.
Visitors to the Shop can choose from many flavor offerings including:
- Signature Recipes: Garrett Mix®, which combines the sophisticated sweetness of CaramelCrisp® and the savory goodness of CheeseCorn. The Signature menu also includes CaramelCrisp®, CheeseCorn, Buttery, Plain, Almond CaramelCrisp®, Pecan CaramelCrisp® and Cashew CaramelCrisp®.
- Limited Time Only Recipes: Winter fan-favorites are back just in time for the big game! Spicy CheeseCorn (blends freshly melted sharp cheddar cheese with cayenne pepper and chili powder to put a spicy twist on the Signature Garrett CheeseCorn) and the Lover's Mix (a sassy and sweet combination of Dark Chocolate Covered CaramelCrisp® and Spicy CheeseCorn) are available online and in Shop through February.
The new Garrett Popcorn Shop will continue the company's 66-year tradition of hot air popping its Signature Blend of non-GMO kernels and handcrafting small batches of gourmet Popcorn throughout the day in old-fashioned copper kettles using only the highest quality ingredients.
For more information and to share Garrett® in the United States and Canada visit www.GarrettPopcorn.com.
About Garrett Popcorn
Garrett Popcorn Shops®, a Chicago tradition since 1949, serves only the finest, handcrafted Popcorn. Every small batch of Garrett® is hot air popped throughout the day for ultimate freshness. Using only the highest quality, wholesome ingredients, cooks coat every kernel with their secret family recipes in old-fashioned Copper Kettles. Their Signature Flavors include: CaramelCrisp® (which can be selected with almonds, pecans or cashews), CheeseCorn, Buttery, Plain and the famous Garrett Mix® – which blends CaramelCrisp's sophisticated sweetness with the savory goodness of CheeseCorn.
Like no other, Garrett Popcorn enchants adoring fans around the world. In Chicago, their Shops are located at 625 North Michigan Ave., 151 North Michigan Ave. (Millennium Park), Navy Pier food court, Merchandise Mart (2nd floor), 26 West Randolph St., 4 East Madison St., 27 West Jackson Blvd., 737 East 87th St., O'Hare International Airport, in Terminals 1 and 3, Citigroup Center at 500 West Madison St. (2nd floor), Water Tower Place at 835 North Michigan Ave. (Level 7), and now in the Chicago suburb, Schaumburg, at Woodfield Mall's Grand Court. Garrett® also brings a taste of Chicago to its Shops in New York City (at Penn Plaza between 7th & 8th), Las Vegas (Miracle Mile Shops), Detroit (Twelve Oaks Mall in Novi), Atlanta (Lenox Square Mall and Mall of Georgia), Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Hong Kong, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand.
About Mall of Georgia
Mall of Georgia, the largest mall in the Southeast, features more than 200 stores, including anchors Von Maur (coming fall 2016), Belk, Dillard's, JCPenney and Macy's. "The Georgia Walk" through the mall features murals, artifacts, displays and themed courtyards showcasing Georgia history and heritage. A 20-screen theater, 3-D Imax and the Pavilion live music amphitheatre provide ample entertainment options. Multiple restaurants offer an array of choices, from casual to fine dining. For a map and store listings, as well as directions, events and job listings, please visit www.mallofgeorgia.com. Connect with Mall of Georgia on facebook.com/MallofGeorgia, twitter.com/ShopMallofGA and instagram.com/shopmallofga.
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