Leading Retail Provider of Gourmet Meals and Delectable Hams Inks New Ownership Deal for Oxford Store
Honey Baked Ham Co., the leading retail provider of delectable hams and gourmet meals, recently announced that its Oxford location is under new ownership. Robert Gatlin, a local entrepreneur, is now running daily operations. Gatlin’s Oxford location is currently open for business and is conveniently situated off Jackson Avenue at 204 Merchants Drive.
Gatlin brings over 15 years of management experience into his new venture with Honey Baked Ham. He plans to translate the skills he learned from his background into his ownership philosophy surrounding his new location. As an Oxford native, Gatlin plans to be very hands-on from an operational standpoint to develop deeper relationships with the surrounding community as well as his staff. Specifically, he’s excited to provide catering as well as additional services for tailgating as the football season rolls around.
“When looking for my next business venture, I was immediately attracted to the opportunity that Honey Baked Ham provided,” said Gatlin. “Once I got further into the process, I was able to learn more about the company’s values and mission of providing gourmet meals and everyday enjoyment to guests. The entire team at Honey Baked Ham has been very supportive and I’m excited to grow further with the brand.”
Driven by a commitment to providing exceptional products and cherished experiences, Honey Baked Ham has become a household name with a loyal customer base. Through the freshly made ham, turkey and sides, Honey Baked Ham has cemented itself as an industry-leader for many decades with over 400 locations open nationwide.
“It’s very exciting to see our network of franchisees continue to grow,” said Scott Temme, Franchise Sales Development Manager at Honey Baked Ham. “Robert brings an extensive amount of operational experience, and we are confident that he will continue to provide our guests in Oxford with exceptional service. With eight locations open throughout the state, the demand for HoneyBaked is present and we are eager to continue growing. 2023 has proven to be an amazing year of development for the brand and we couldn’t be more excited to have Robert on board.”
In addition to the legendary ham, Honey Baked Ham takes pride in presenting freshly served and made turkey breasts as well as an array of specialty meats that have become a symbol of shared celebrations and cherished family moments. The concept features multiple revenue streams for operators highlighting the diverse products that are offered between lunch and dinner.
Honey Baked Ham is actively seeking passionate entrepreneurs to join its thriving franchise network. The brand encourages scalability, long-term growth and active community involvement in its franchisee candidates. By capitalizing on its unrivaled products, proven business model, and comprehensive support system, Honey Baked Ham is set to revolutionize the franchise industry while ensuring a glazing path to success.
About Honey Baked Ham
65 years in the making, the Honey Baked Ham brand remains synonymous with quality, tradition and deliciousness—it is family-owned and operated. Known for its exceptional customer service, it continues to be a go-to choice for those seeking premium meats for holidays, celebrations and everyday enjoyment. Looking ahead, Honey Baked Ham is committed to branching out from its roots and establishing a solidified growth pipeline to expand its reach and customer base. Offering a wide range of delicious products, including its famous glazed hams, sides and desserts, Honey Baked Ham continues to create memorable dining experiences for families, friends.
For more information about Honey Baked Ham, see https://www.honeybaked.com/home.