Checkers & Rally’s Announces Hiring of Minh Le as Chief Information Officer

Industry and IT veteran to lead technology development for the Tampa-based drive-thru burger franchise. Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers & Rally’s announced today the appointment of former Corner Bakery and Il Fornaio executive Minh Le as Chief Information Officer effective July…
Checkers & Rally’s Builds Momentum for Strong Second Half of the Year

Leading drive-thru franchise celebrates record-setting seven consecutive years of same store sales growth, plans to open 70+ new restaurants in 2018 and gears up for 900th restaurant Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers & Rally’s, the iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain,…
Checkers & Rally’s Reignites Food Wars After Taco Bell’s Fry Launch

30-year leader in fast food fries stands its ground with bold full-page ad in the Los Angeles Times, offers “deliciously seasoned pointers” to Taco Bell Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers & Rally’s, the iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant franchise known for…
1851 Highlights Checkers Franchisee Success

Russell Harms was awarded the “Market Leadership Award” by the brand. (RestaurantNews.com)  Russell Harms, a 23-year veteran with Checkers, won the “Market Leadership Award” at the Checkers and Rally’s National Conference 2015. “We’re excited; it’s one of the reasons we’re…
Checkers & Rally’s Welcomes 10 New Franchisees to Kick Off 2015

Quick-Service Restaurant Chain Welcomes New Franchisees in Chicago, Houston, Atlanta, Memphis and New York with Extensive QSR Backgrounds Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers & Rally’s Restaurants, Inc., (Checkers® and Rally’s®) is building on the tremendous momentum the brand experienced to close…
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. to be Sold to Sentinel Capital Partners

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., which operates and franchises approximately 800 Checkers® and Rally’s® restaurants, today announced that its private equity ownership group, Wellspring Capital Management, entered into an agreement to sell the Company to Sentinel Capital Partners.…
From Rags to Riches: Former Refugee Helps Drive Checkers Success in Wisconsin

Former Fried Chicken Restaurateur Drives Existing Checkers Location’s Sales Up By Over 4 Percent Wisconsin Rapids, WI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Checkers/Rally’s®), the largest double drive-thru chain in the United States, is excited to announce the transfer of ownership…
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. Announces 2013 Best of the Best Award Winners

Brand honors top franchisees, employees and suppliers at company’s annual convention held Sept. 16-20 in Orlando. Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., the largest double drive-thru chain in the United States, honored its outstanding franchisees, employees and suppliers during…

Largest Double Drive-thru Chain Celebrates Loaded Potato Skins Launch with National Contest; Guests Have Chance to Win FREE Loaded Potato Skins or Loaded Fries for a Year Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Checkers/Rally’s), the largest double drive-thru chain…