Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers
|This article relies too much on references to primary sources. (April 2014)|
|23 states (2015)|
|Bill Simon, President & Co-Founder
Randy Simon, CFO & Co-Founder
Scott Redler, COO & Co-Founder
Freddy Simon, Co-Founder
|Owner||Bill Simon, Randy Simon, Scott Redler & Freddy Simon|
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers is a fast-casual restaurant chain based in Wichita, Kansas. The company opened its doors in 2002, franchised in 2004, and now has more than 150 locations nationwide.
Freddy’s was founded by restaurateur Scott Redler and two brothers, Bill and Randy Simon, whose father, Freddy Simon, was the inspiration for the restaurant, and its namesake. Redler and the Simons created a brand reminiscent of simpler times.
The company made its debut at the corner of 21st Street and Tyler Road in Wichita, Kansas, during 2002 and its first franchise launched in Hutchinson, Kansas during December 2004. In April 2011, the company opened its 50th store in Victorville, California, and in October 2013 its 100th store in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Its 150th location opened in April of 2015 in Loveland, Colorado. There are currently more than 150 Freddy’s locations nationwide.