Restaurants

Travis Perkins: Directorate Change

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 1:30am

Pursuant to Listing Rule 9.6.11 Travis Perkins plc ("Travis Perkins" or the "Company") makes the following announcement:

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  • Pursuant to Listing Rule 9.6.11 Travis Perkins plc ("Travis Perkins" or the "Company") makes the following announcement:
    Jora Gill is appointed to the Company's Board as a Non-executive Director with effect from 4 August 2021.
  • Jora also currently serves as a non-executive director of the Care Quality Commission, a role he has held since 2016.
  • Commenting on Jora's appointment, Jasmine Whitbread, Chair of Travis Perkins said:
    "We are delighted to welcome Jora to the Travis Perkins team.
  • He brings valuable technology and digital experience and skills to the Board along with a strong commercial background and focus.

America’s Car-Mart Marks Milestone & Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 12:30pm

In 1981, Car-Mart set out a vision to help credit-challenged customers find a vehicle that makes a difference in their lives.

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  • In 1981, Car-Mart set out a vision to help credit-challenged customers find a vehicle that makes a difference in their lives.
  • In August 1981, founder Bill Fleeman opened the first Car-Mart in a converted Dog n Suds fast food operation in Rogers, Arkansas.
  • This is an incredible milestone for our Company, our associates and our customers, said Jeff Williams, President and Chief Executive Officer.
  • For more information about Car-Marts 40th anniversary, go to www.car-mart.com .

Church’s Chicken® To Be Acquired by High Bluff Capital Partners and Investment Funds Managed by FS Investments

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 3:09pm

High Bluff Capital Partners (High Bluff), supported by various alternative investment funds managed by FS Investments, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Church's Chicken, one of the worlds largest quick service chicken restaurant chains, from FFL Partners.

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  • High Bluff Capital Partners (High Bluff), supported by various alternative investment funds managed by FS Investments, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Church's Chicken, one of the worlds largest quick service chicken restaurant chains, from FFL Partners.
  • Founded in San Antonio, Texas, in 1952 by George W. Church, Churchs Chicken is one of the worlds largest quick-service restaurant chicken chains.
  • Based in San Diego, California, High Bluff Capital Partners is a private investment firm that specializes in making control-oriented equity investments in iconic consumer-facing companies.
  • Moelis & Company LLC served as the M&A advisor to High Bluff and FS Investments, and exclusive placement agent to High Bluff; Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and Dentons US LLP served as legal advisors to High Bluff and REGO Restaurant Group; Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP served as legal advisor to FS Investments.

Good Times Restaurants to Release Third Fiscal Quarter 2021 Earnings Results on Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 12:30pm

Good Times Restaurants Inc. (Nasdaq: GTIM), operator of Bad Daddys Burger Bar and Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss the third quarter of its 2021 fiscal year financial results on August 10, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

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  • Good Times Restaurants Inc. (Nasdaq: GTIM), operator of Bad Daddys Burger Bar and Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss the third quarter of its 2021 fiscal year financial results on August 10, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
  • The conference call can be accessed live over the phone by dialing (888) 339-0806 and requesting the Good Times Restaurants (GTIM) call.
  • About Good Times Restaurants Inc.: Good Times Restaurants Inc. (GTIM) owns, operates, franchises and licenses 40 Bad Daddys Burger Bar restaurants through its wholly owned subsidiaries.
  • Additionally, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, Good Times Restaurants Inc. operates and franchises a regional quick-service restaurant chain consisting of 32 Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard restaurants located primarily in Colorado.

Acclaimed Chef Thomas Keller Joins Hestan® Culinary as Brand Ambassador

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 5:32pm

NAPA VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Fast-growing premium cookware company, Hestan Culinary proudly announces Thomas Keller, America's most acclaimed chef, has joined its team as Brand Ambassador.

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  • NAPA VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Fast-growing premium cookware company, Hestan Culinary proudly announces Thomas Keller, America's most acclaimed chef, has joined its team as Brand Ambassador.
  • "We're thrilled to welcome Chef Thomas Keller to our team, and know that together we will continue to raise the bar on culinary excellence for professional chefs and home cooks," says Pamela Stafford, Managing Director at Hestan Culinary.
  • In his role as Hestan Culinary Brand Ambassador, Chef Keller will provide culinary guidance and inspiration to the development of new cookware, and collaborate closely with Stanley Cheng and the Hestan Culinary team to elevate everyone's experience cooking, whether at a professional kitchen or at home.
  • In addition to Hestan Culinary for cookware, the growing portfolio of Hestan sub-brands includes: Hestan Vineyards - well-respected small-batch wines developed in Napa Valley; Hestan Smart Cooking - a guided cooking system that will forever change the cooking experience; and award-winning Hestan Commercial , Hestan Outdoor , and Hestan Residential .

WHITE SPOT, TRIPLE O’S AND BC FERRIES FUNDRAISING DAY CONTRIBUTES INCREDIBLE $212,574 FOR B.C. WILDFIRE RELIEF EFFORTS

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 8:11pm

Vancouver, BC, July 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yesterday, the fundraising efforts of iconic B.C.-based restaurant chain White Spot , its Premium QSR brand Triple Os and BC Ferries raised $212,574 for the Canadian Red Cross B.C.

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  • Vancouver, BC, July 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yesterday, the fundraising efforts of iconic B.C.-based restaurant chain White Spot , its Premium QSR brand Triple Os and BC Ferries raised $212,574 for the Canadian Red Cross B.C.
  • Communities across the province showed their overwhelming support at the 96 White Spot and Triple O's locations and onboard the 11 BC Ferries offering White Spot.
  • From individuals buying their favourite burger, to corporate offices hosting White Spot burger lunches for their entire team, guests came in droves and the show of support from B.C.
  • White Spot and Triple Os guests, franchisees and employees have a long-standing generous tradition of giving, says Warren Erhart, President, White Spot Restaurants.

FAT Brands to Announce Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results On August 5, 2021

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:11pm

Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: FAT), parent company of Round Table Pizza, Fatburger, Marble Slab Creamery, Johnny Rockets, and 10 other restaurant concepts, today announced that the Company will host a conference call to review its second quarter 2021 financial results on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 5:00 PM ET.

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  • Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: FAT), parent company of Round Table Pizza, Fatburger, Marble Slab Creamery, Johnny Rockets, and 10 other restaurant concepts, today announced that the Company will host a conference call to review its second quarter 2021 financial results on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 5:00 PM ET.
  • A press release with second quarter 2021 financial results will be issued prior to the conference call that day.
  • Hosting the call will be Andy Wiederhorn, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Ken Kuick, Chief Financial Officer.
  • FAT Brands (NASDAQ: FAT) is a leading global franchising company that strategically acquires, markets and develops fast casual and casual dining restaurant concepts around the world.

BBQ Holdings Completes Acquisition of Village Inn and Bakers Square

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 2:15pm

BBQ Holdings, Inc.(NASDAQ: BBQ)BBQ Holdingsis a national restaurant company engaged in the ownership and operation of casual and fast dining restaurants.

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  • BBQ Holdings, Inc.(NASDAQ: BBQ)BBQ Holdingsis a national restaurant company engaged in the ownership and operation of casual and fast dining restaurants.
  • Village Inn and Bakers Square are the most recent additions to the company and add alegendary Family Dining element to BBQ Holdings.
  • Since 1958, guests have visited Village Inn because they can enjoy great-tasting food and extra-friendly service in a clean and comfortable family-friendly environment.
  • For breakfast, lunch, dinneror one of our award-winning piesour guests know Bakers Square is a comfortable and inviting place to relax, celebrate, or simply reward themselves with something special.

Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results on August 12, 2021

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:30pm

A press release with these financial results will be issued at 7:00 a.m. (ET) that same day.

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  • A press release with these financial results will be issued at 7:00 a.m. (ET) that same day.
  • The conference call can be accessed live over the telephone by dialing 201-493-6725.
  • A replay will be available one hour after the call and can be accessed by dialing 412-317-6671; the passcode is 13721214.
  • Carrols is one of the largest restaurant franchisees in North America.

Andrew Saunders Named Vice President of Entertainment For Seminole Gaming

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:46pm

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Andrew Saunders has been named Vice President of Entertainment for Seminole Gaming, with responsibility for live entertainment programming at Seminole Gaming venues throughout Florida.

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  • HOLLYWOOD, Fla., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Andrew Saunders has been named Vice President of Entertainment for Seminole Gaming, with responsibility for live entertainment programming at Seminole Gaming venues throughout Florida.
  • Seminole Gaming entertainment venues include the 7,500-seat Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, the 1,500-seat Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa, the 836-seat Seminole Center at Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee, plus venues at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, Seminole Brighton Casino and Seminole Classic Casino in Hollywood, Fla.
    "Andrew Saunders joins Seminole Gaming with a wealth of entertainment experience and will be instrumental in advancing live events and entertainment opportunities," said Keith Sheldon, President of Entertainment for Hard Rock International and Seminole Gaming.
  • Saunders will collaborate with entertainment leads at each property, including Dave Gold, Vice President of Entertainment Operations and Live Events, and Steve Minick, Director of Entertainment, at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood and Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa, respectively.
  • Seminole Gaming manages seven Florida gaming locations for the Seminole Tribe of Florida, including Seminole Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood, Fla. Seminole Gaming has long been recognized for its industry innovations and success.