Muscle Maker Grill Highlights 2017 Brand Achievements Following Recent Announcement of Initial Public Offering via Jobs Act Regulation A+ | Business Wire

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Muscle

Maker, Inc. (anticipated stock symbol: MMB), the owner of Muscle

Maker Grill, the rapidly expanding fast-casual restaurant brand

promoting a healthy lifestyle by offering nutritious alternatives to

traditional dishes, today released a number of the brand’s notable

accomplishments thus far in 2017, following last week’s announcement of

its intention to launch a Regulation A+ initial public offering allowing

any qualified investor the opportunity to invest in its health-focused

concept. TriPoint Global Equities, LLC, working with its online division

BANQ® (www.banq.co),

will act as the lead managing selling agent and sole bookrunner for the

offering.

Muscle Maker, Inc. started with an investment of $5 million dollars from

a private equity restaurant group, which was used to acquire talent,

strengthen its corporate management team and stabilize its operations.

The Company is led by strong entrepreneurial ownership possessing a

vision and desire to support Muscle Maker Grill’s aggressive domestic

and international expansion plan, working capital and general corporate

purposes via initial public offering.

Notable Muscle Maker Grill achievements in 2017 include:

  • Corporate revenues are up 86.4 percent for the first nine months of

    2017 over first nine months of 2016

  • Growth from two to 12 corporate locations in the last 15 months

    • With some stores posting year over year sales growth of over 50

      percent for restaurants that have been open 15 months, 2017 over

      2016

  • 12.44 percent sales growth for the third quarter of 2017 over third

    quarter 2016 for corporate store restaurants that have been opened 15

    months prior to September 30, 2017

  • Five U.S. military locations under contract

    • Fort Bliss (TX) open and currently operating

    • Fort Benning (GA) opening in less than 30 days

    • Additional locations currently in development

  • Will achieve international status, with its first location in Kuwait

    opening in the next 30 days

    • Additional international opportunities currently in development

  • Ranked 18 out of 100 in Fast Casual’s Top Movers and Shakers Awards in

    2017

“In 2017, Muscle Maker Grill has achieved significant milestones,

including increasing our revenues and adding talent to our corporate

team to growing to 52 total units – 12 corporately owned and 40

franchised locations, as of October 13, 2017,” said Robert E. Morgan,

President and Chief Executive Officer of Muscle Maker, Inc. “The

significant growth is proof that consumers are seeking healthier

versions of mainstream dishes that taste great, making it convenient,

affordable and enjoyable to eat healthy – which is why we strongly

believe that the Regulation A+ initial public offering is the right step

to raise the necessary capital that'll help us take Muscle Maker Grill

to the next level.”

Muscle Maker, Inc. seeks to raise up to $19,999,998 in its Initial

Public Offering (IPO) under Regulation A+ of the JOBS Act. In succession

and subject to New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) requirements, the Company

plans to list its securities on the NYSE American under the ticker

“MMB.” Muscle Maker, Inc. intends to use the proceeds from the offering

to fund domestic and international expansion, working capital and other

general corporate purposes. Individuals interested in learning more

about Muscle Maker, Inc.’s Regulation A+ investment opportunity and

placing an indication of interest can visit www.MuscleMakerGrill.com/Invest

or www.banq.co/listings/mm.

Founded in 1995, Muscle Maker Grill’s diverse menu was created for the

masses, including fitness enthusiasts, those starting their journey to a

healthier lifestyle. People trying to eat better while on-the-go.

Providing “Great Food with Your Health in Mind,” Muscle Maker Grill’s

menu features items with grass-fed steak and all-natural chicken, as

well as options that satisfy the most popular dietary preferences – from

the carb-free consumer to guests following gluten-free and vegetarian

diets. Muscle Maker Grill doesn't sacrifice taste to serve healthy

options. Now, guests can have delicious, nutritionally balanced food

without the regret. More than just food, Muscle Maker Grill restaurants

are a friendly, relaxed and social environment where guests can enjoy

great-tasting food and engage with fellow health enthusiasts in their

local area.

About Muscle Maker, Inc.

Muscle Maker, Inc. is the owner of the restaurant concept Muscle Maker

Grill. Muscle Maker Grill features high-quality, great-tasting food,

freshly prepared with the guest’s health in mind. Its lean,

protein-based menu features chicken, steak, seafood, pasta, wraps.

entrée salads. Muscle Maker Grill also offers a wide selection of fruit

smoothies with a variety of assorted flavors, protein shakes and

supplements. With offices in Colonia, NJ and Houston, TX, Muscle Maker

Grill has more than 50 franchised and corporate restaurants in 12

states. For more information on Muscle Maker Grill, including how to

become a franchise partner, visit www.musclemakergrill.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may include ”forward-looking statements.”. To the

extent that the information presented in this press release discusses

financial projections, information. Expectations about our business

plans, results of operations, products or markets. Otherwise makes

statements about future events, such statements are forward-looking.

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”proposes.”. Although we believe that the expectations reflected in

these forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions,

there are a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual

results to differ materially from such forward-looking statements. You

are urged to carefully review and consider any cautionary statements and

other disclosures, including the statements made under the heading “Risk

Factors”. Elsewhere in the offering statement that we'll file with

the SEC. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of the

document in which they're contained. Muscle Maker Grill doesn't

undertake any duty to update any forward-looking statements except as

may be required by law.

Legal Disclaimer

The offering will be made only by means of an offering circular. An

offering statement on Form 1-A, as amended, relating to these securities

has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission but has

not yet become qualified. This press release shall not constitute an

offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy. Shall there be

any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such

offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or

qualification under the securities laws of any such state or

jurisdiction.

No money or other consideration is being solicited at this time with

respect to such an offering. If sent in response to these materials

for such an offering, it won't be accepted. No securities may be

sold. No offer to buy securities can be accepted and no part of the

purchase price can be received for an offering under Regulation A+ until

an offering statement is qualified by the U. S. Securities and Exchange

Commission. Any such offer may be withdrawn or revoked, without

obligation or commitment of any kind, at any time before notice of its

acceptance is given after the qualification date. An indication of

interest made by a prospective investor in a Regulation A+ offering is

non-binding and involves no obligation or commitment of any kind. Muscle

Maker, Inc. intends to list its securities on a national exchange and

doing so entails significant ongoing corporate obligations including but

not limited to disclosure, filing and notification requirements, as well

compliance with applicable continued quantitative and qualitative

listing standards.

For additional information on Muscle Maker, Inc., the offering and any

other related topics, please review the Form 1-A, as amended, offering

circular that can be found at the following location: (https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1701756/000149315217010815/part2-3.htm).

Additional information concerning Risk Factors related to the offering,

including those related to the business, government regulations,

intellectual property and the offering in general, can be found at the

following location (http://banq.co/listings/mm#documentation)

and select the Risk Factors Tab.

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