A new exciting franchise: Friitz Belgian Fries!
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A new Belgian Fries franchise was recently launched. It is named Friitz (with double i, pronounce as
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Albert Tratsaert and his “frietkarre”

Submitted by mich on Tuesday, 16 December 20083 Comments - 21,345 views

alberttratsaert1On of the nicest picture I ever received!

This is Albert Tratsaert with his “frietkarre” (fry cart). He sold fries on the Groentenmarkt in Ostend for about 50 years.

(thanks to the Makelberge-Tratsaert family – I hope they will donate this picture soon so I can give it a prominent place in my collection :-) )


  • dumitriu mariana says:

    Good day!i want say if is possible buy in franchissing this affaire,becose we have a good space in rome.I want now more requist about price,location,preparation,etc… Thank you! BEST REGARDS! MARIANA DUMITRIU

  • Elena says:

    I am very interested in how these mini-mobile stores work? How do they cook potatoes out there? They are connected to an electric pole or what?

  • Michel says:

    Very nice picture postcard, but then again I’m biased, it was my grandfather. :)

    Nice site, keep up the good work!

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