Jack in the Box Inc. Announces Upcoming Chairman & CEO Transition

Linda Lang to retire as Chairman & CEO; Leonard Comma named as successor San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) today announced that Linda A. Lang will retire as the company’s Chairman of the Board and…
Jack in the Box Restructures, Closes 67 Qdoba Restaurants

Shares of restaurant operator Jack in the Box have been on a choppy ride, especially on the heels of reorganization within the company and a continuous decline in traffic due to macro concerns and conservative spending among consumers. After an…
Qdoba Mexican Grill to Close 67 Company-Operated Restaurants

Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) today announced that it has substantially completed its previously disclosed review of market performance for its Qdoba Mexican Grill brand. As a result of this comprehensive review, the company plans to close 67…
Jack in the Box Inc. Refranchises 22 Restaurants in Two Markets

System now expected to be 80-85 percent franchised upon completion of refranchising strategy San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) today disclosed the details of a refranchising transaction that was completed in February and included in…

Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Qdoba Restaurant Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) that operates and franchises Qdoba Mexican Grill®, has announced that Timothy P. Casey will join Qdoba as President, effective March 25. “Tim…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The holidays are here! The holidays are here! Well … almost. To help ease people into the holiday spirit, Jack in the Box® restaurants are once again offering their perennially popular Pumpkin Pie and Egg Nog…

Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Qdoba Restaurant Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) that operates and franchises Qdoba Mexican Grill®, today announced that President and CEO Gary J. Beisler plans to retire from the company.…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The already expansive breakfast menu at Jack in the Box® restaurants just got a LOT bigger thanks to the chain’s new Loaded Breakfast Sandwich. Now available for a limited time, the Loaded Breakfast Sandwich features bacon,…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Fall is in the air and the savory flavors of steak, cheese and Sourdough are on the menu at Jack in the Box® restaurants. Beginning today at participating restaurants, Jack in the Box is offering a…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Jack in the Box® restaurants are adding a popular county fair favorite, corn dogs, to its menu. But unlike its county fair cousins, Jack’s corn dogs are served in bite-sized portions and without sticks. And being…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The soda jerk is back! Well…sort of. Instead of wearing a paper hat and apron and mixing malted shakes at a drugstore counter, today’s soda jerk is wearing a Jack in the Box® uniform and dispensing…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Brad Paisley has performed all over the world and is friends with some of the top entertainers and celebrities in music, television, movies and sports. Now the country music superstar finds himself with another top celebrity,…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The culinary artists at Jack in the Box® have once again raised the breakfast bar with a flavorful innovation that is unique to the fast-food burger industry – the Breakfast Waffle Sandwich. Available for a limited…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) today disclosed the details of two refranchising transactions that were completed in early April and included in the company’s second-quarter operating results, which were announced on May 16. On…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Looking for a fast-food fix that’s light on the wallet? Check out the new Value Menu items at Jack in the Box® restaurants. Beginning today, Jack in the Box is offering four new products on its…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Summer is still officially two months away, but Jack in the Box® restaurants aren’t waiting for Mother Nature to raise temperatures. The popular fast-food chain is turning up the heat now with its new Chipotle Chicken…

Weaker sales following the recession are prompting many big fast-food chains to adopt leaner business models by unloading company-owned outlets to franchisees. In the industry, it is known as refranchising, and the strategy is based on the idea that franchisees…

San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  At a time of year when football fans are obsessed with the NFL, XLVI and TDs, another kind of abbreviation is making its way into the football playbook: BLT. During Sunday’s championship game between the New…

Indianapolis, IN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Before the Super Bowl comes to town, Indianapolis residents can look forward to another exciting arrival. One of the nation’s most popular fast-food brands is bringing its diverse menu and 24-hour service to Indiana, starting in the…