Slim And Husky’s Pizza Beeria Set To Open Soon At 401 MLK Boulevard

Thursday, May 26, 2022

A new Slim and Husky’s Pizza Beeria is set to open soon at a new three-story building at 401 MLK Blvd.

The Urban League has acquired the new building from 401 MLK Partners LLC.

Slim and Husky’s Pizza Beeria is Nashville-based and has several locations.

Clint Gray, co-founder and chief marketing officer at Slim & Husky’s, said, "We opened our first doors in March 2017 and since then we have been on a mission to give back to the communities we serve by providing opportunities, economic empowerment, and jobs, using pizza as our vehicle to do so.”

Hiring has begun for the new pizza restaurant.


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Dining

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The Co-Op Frosé and Eatery, Charleston's beloved one-stop-shop for all things frosé and gourmet sandwiches, is expanding to Chattanooga next month. The Co-Op Chattanooga is set to open in July with an official opening date forthcoming. This will be The Co-Op's third store in Tennessee, following a May announcement that it is expanding into Nashville this summer with two stores. ... (click for more)

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Breaking News

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Opinion

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