The owner of a Chick-fil-A franchise in Rocky Mount has reached a milestone after 25 years of doing business locally. At 16 years old, Bill Lehnes went to work at a Chick-fil-A store. “It’s pretty much all I’ve ever done,”…

Chick-fil-A is promoting their new breakfast menus with the “Eat Mor Chikin” Cows asking everyone to vote “Chikin 4 Brekfust”. To encourage votes the chain is also giving away free coupons for the breakfast item of your choice. Customers can…

The Chick-fil-A “Eat Mor Chikin” Cows are asking customers to vote “Chikin 4 Brekfust.” To help the Cows along the campaign trail, Chick-fil-A is treating customers to breakfast the week of Labor Day at its restaurants nationwide. Beginning today, Chick-fil-A…

Even the best educated, smartest and most talented restaurant managers and owners are prone to developing blind spots. These blind spots make it difficult to achieve true restaurant success because you can’t even notice that they’re a problem. Asking for…

Recognizing the importance of a balanced breakfast, Chick-fil-A is offering Multigrain Oatmeal as a new breakfast menu option for its health-conscious customers at its restaurants nationwide beginning today. Starting at $2.49, Chick-fil-A’s wholesome oatmeal is served as a entree in…

The bright, colorful plastic play structures found at fast food restaurants like McDonalds have come under heavy scrutiny. Mother and developmental psychologist Erin Carr-Jordan has taken samples from over 50 structures that shows a lack of cleaning and dangerous levels…

Holy Cow! It’s time to break out your cow-spotted apparel and leave your wallet out to pasture. On Friday, July 8, Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide will celebrate the annual Cow Appreciation Day event by offering a free meal to any customer…

If you don’t mind going out in public dressed as a black and white spotted cow you can net yourself a free meal. July 8th will be the next national promotion day where Chick-fil-A awards visitors dressed as cows with…

Today, the way Americans eat on-the-go will change forever as Heinz announces the national availability of Heinz Dip & Squeeze Ketchup, the new packaging innovation that allows for both dipping and squeezing and holds three times as much Heinz Ketchup…

For many Americans, a banana pudding recipe isn’t just a recipe. It’s an institution. A good serving of banana pudding provides the perfect comfort-food remedy to a long day at work, and avid banana pudding enthusiasts claim that the delectable…

In a year of major new product introductions, geographic expansion and new store openings, Chick-fil-A announces yet another year of consecutive sales growth. The Atlanta-based chain finished strong in 2010, reporting system-wide sales of $3,582,473,798 an 11.37 percent increase over…

Chick-fil-A is offering customers a new alternative to break-up their breakfast routine in 2011. On Jan. 10, the Atlanta-based restaurant chain will introduce a new Spicy Chicken Biscuit to its breakfast menu to complement the Spicy Chicken Sandwich Chick-fil-A added…

Be sure to check out this nice series of articles from the folks at Minyanville. The Origins of Cult-Favorite Fast Food Restaurants: Chick-fil-A The Origins of Cult-Favorite Fast Food Restaurants: Domino’s The Origins of Cult-Favorite Fast Food Restaurants: In-N-Out Burger…

The second time around was the charm for Jay Early. Six years ago, he was in line for his own Chick-fil-A franchise when he was deployed to Iraq for a year with the 77th Brigade Combat Team of the Army…

Landry’s has purchased Claim Jumper’s in a bankruptcy auction for a total of $76.6 million.  The selling price is more than $20 million more than Claim Jumper’s had originally agreed to be sold for.  Because the restaurant was an asset…

Four chicken restaurant chains think Atlanta will add sizzle to their sales. Bojangles’ Restaurants Inc., Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Chick-fil-A Inc., and Church’s Chicken plan to add roughly 55 stores collectively to the Atlanta market within the next three years. Both…

Chick-fil-A is issuing a cattle call! On Friday, July 9, Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide will celebrate the company’s annual Cow Appreciation Day event by offering a FREE meal to any customer who visits one of the chain’s mall or stand-alone restaurants…

On Friday, July 9, 2010, Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide will celebrate the annual Cow Appreciation Day event by offering a free meal to any customer who visits one of the chain’s mall or stand-alone restaurants fully dressed as a cow. Customers…

When Chick-fil-A rolled out its new Spicy Chicken Sandwich, it could have tried a variety of traditional marketing tactics: a downloadable coupon, free samples or a sandwich giveaway to any customer dressed like a cow.   But the company had…