Golden Corral is buying 29 restaurants in five states from a franchisee that had planned to sell them to an Atlanta restaurant company. The Raleigh-based restaurant chain is exercising its right of first refusal to buy the outlets in Ohio,…

Monday’s announcement that Frisch’s Restaurants Inc. will sell off 29 remaining Golden Corral buffet eateries marks the end of a painful chapter where the landmark local chain attempted to branch out into a new concept. Frisch’s opened its first Golden…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS) reported a modest decline in sales in its 16-week fiscal first quarter ended September 20, 2011, which is consistent with national trends of declining customer counts in the family dining restaurant segment.   Consolidated…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. has closed six of its 35 Golden Corral restaurants at the close of business on August 23, 2011.  Four of the six underperforming restaurants – Western Hills, Ridge Road, Lawrenceburg and Hamilton – were operated in the…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. reported record sales of $303,540,552 for the fiscal year ended May 31, 2011, as sales rose $10,668,378, or 3.6%, from $292,872,174 last year. Net earnings for the year declined 5.3% to $9,472,589 compared to $9,998,931 last year.…

Restaurants around the country are embracing the popularity of salads to make 2011 the Summer of Salads. As customers have become more health conscious and interested in alternatives to burgers or pizza, many fast food and casual restaurants alike are…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc., announced today that the Board of Directors declared a $.15 per share quarterly dividend payable July 8, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 20, 2011.  This will be the 202nd consecutive…

Domino’s Pizza is expanding their carry out process as more customers choose this method for eating delicious pizza. To promote their new carry out options, they will hold a national promotion called the “Early Week Pick-Me-Up Deal”. Each week a…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex:FRS), announced that effective today Mark R. Lanning, 56, will become the Company’s Vice President-Finance with the intent that he will also be named the Company’s Chief Financial Officer within three months following a brief transition…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. reported higher sales and lower earnings for its 12-week fiscal third quarter ended March 8, 2011.   Sales increased 4.0% to $67,490,452 from $64,872,608 in last year’s third quarter.   Net earnings for the quarter decreased 8.3%…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS), announced today that the Company’s longtime CFO, Donald H. Walker, 65, plans to retire mid-summer this year. Mr. Walker joined Frisch’s in 1977 as its assistant treasurer, and has served in his current position…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS) reported higher sales for its 16-week fiscal first quarter ended September 21, 2010.   Revenues rose 4.4% to $92,925,834 from $88,982,102 for last year’s first quarter. Net earnings for the quarter declined 8.2% to…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS) reported lower earnings for its 12-week fiscal third quarter ended March 9, 2010.   Net earnings for the quarter decreased 40.6% to $2,023,710 compared to $3,409,754 last year.  Diluted earnings per share declined to…