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As food truck craze fades, Roaming Hunger helps boost vendors' profits
As food truck craze fades, Roaming Hunger helps boost vendors' profits

When gourmet food trucks were at the peak of their popularity, traveling to distant locations and waiting hours in line for a taste was part of the thrill. But with thousands of the mobile kitchens on the road today, the frenzy has faded, forcing many vendors to look for a new edge. Now a website that's been there since the beginning is helping fashion a second act. Ross Resnick launched Roaming Hunger as a fledgling USC grad in 2009, just as buzz was building for the new dining phenomenon on wheels. The goal: create an online directory to follow the new wave of mobile food vendors in real time. No one was too small. Resnick would go so far as to track down and list someone...

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