Shake Shack sprouted from a hot dog cart in Madison Square Park in Manhattan created by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group (USHG) to support the Madison Square Park Conservancy’s first art installation. The cart was quite the success, with Shack Fans lined up daily for three summers.
Shake Shack had humble beginnings as a hot dog cart in Manhattan’s Madison Square Park. Their first permanent kiosk opened in 2004, and the chain now boasts outlets around the world—with customers lining up for their spin on classic burgers, hot dogs and shakes. Now they’re spilling some of their burger secrets in the new [...]