Cincinnati, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS) today announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with NRD Holdings, LLC (NRD) for the sale of substantially all of its Golden Corral operations and real estate consisting…

Golden Corral restaurants located in Central Florida, owned by franchisee Eric Holm, are preparing to serve over 25,000  free meals to the community this Thanksgiving. In partnership with the Salvation Army, Holm’s restaurants have been serving free holiday meals for…

Along with the generous support of local businesses, Golden Corral’s Thanksgiving tradition has now become “Florida’s Largest Community Thanksgiving Meal” and is expected to serve over 25,000 meals on Thanksgiving Day. All are invited to dine in The Salvation Army…

OpenTable pulled information from over 10 million user reviews on 12,000 restaurants to compile their new Diner’s Choice Awards list. This recently released list shows the top 50 restaurants in the U.S. according to their wine lists. 21 states offered…

Golden Corral is once again adding variety and enjoyment for its’ guests by introducing an exciting new addition to their Brass Bell Bakery – The Chocolate Wonderfall.    The Chocolate Wonderfall is a multi-tiered chocolate flowing fountain surrounded by a…

GE Capital, Franchise Finance recently provided GC Partners, Inc., a Golden Corral franchisee, with an $18.5 million credit facility for store remodeling, new unit development, and debt refinancing. Part of the funding was provided through GE Capital’s bank affiliate, GE…

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…

This year’s MarketForce survey has named Five Guys Burgers and Fries as America’s favorite quick-service restaurant. This is the chain’s second year in the top position. Runners up included In-N-Out Burger in 2nd place and Chik-fil-a in 3rd. The survey…

There’s no better time to dine out and do good!  During the month of September, all Golden Corral restaurants in the state of North Carolina, in addition to some participating locations in South Carolina, aim to raise nearly $100,000 to provide educational…

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.…

The Wendy’s/Arby’s Group has successfully sold the Arby’s chain to Roark Capital. The original company will be renamed The Wendy’s Company immediately. Roark Capital now owns over 20 franchise brands including Arby’s. The Wendy’s Company will retain a 18.5 common…

Golden Corral expands its seafood offerings on the buffet beginning Tuesday, July 5, 2011 with the addition of several new “Cooked to Order” Pan Seared Seafood items on the buffet. This array of hearty new seafood offerings is in addition…

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…

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…

Golden Corral has announced a significant expansion of its dinner buffet offering with an abundance of delicious new ribs products—including its famous Baby Back Ribs. This array of new, freshly-prepared BBQ ribs products is in addition to Golden Corral’s 150-item,…

America’s favorite Buffet and Grill, Golden Corral announced a unique partnership with rising PGA Tour Professional Jeff Klauk.  Golden Corral will sponsor Jeff in this season’s PGA Tour events.   In conjunction with this partnership, Golden Corral developed a Golfing…