Krystal to Sell 100-150 Company-Owned Restaurants to Franchisees

Refranchising initiative next step in transformation of legacy brand  Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company plans to refranchise approximately 100-150 company-owned restaurants to well-capitalized multi-unit operators as part of its ongoing business and fleet revitalization. To that end, Krystal has…
Krystal Wins ATD Best Award for Success Through Talent Development

Global organization recognizes Krystal for enterprise-wide human resources initiative Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company has received international recognition for its best-in-class practices from the Association for Talent Development (ATD), the professional membership organization supporting those who advance the knowledge…
Krystal spices up menu with Nashville Hot Chik LTO

Trending Southern flavor adds zest to beloved fast-food restaurant’s fan favorite Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company is rolling out its Nashville Hot Chik systemwide on Monday, Sept. 30 as a stand-alone menu item and as part of Krystal’s Pick…
Krystal Welcomes New Franchisee and Expands Arkansas Footprint

Slider Joint, LLC to open new Krystal restaurant in Jonesboro Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company is partnering with veteran franchisees Anand “Andy” Patel and Kalpesh “Junior” Das of Slider Joint, LLC to bring Krystal back to Jonesboro, Arkansas. Adding…
Krystal launches All-You-Can-Eat Krystals and Fries for $5.99

Southeastern burger icon launches industry first to make Krystal cravings even more affordable Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company launched an incredible dine-in deal over Father’s Day weekend – the first of its kind in the hamburger QSR industry. The…
The Krystal Company Welcomes Paul Macaluso as New CEO

Restaurant Veteran Brings Contemporary Vision to Iconic Brand Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal® Company, the beloved restaurant brand founded in 1932, announced today that it will welcome Paul M. Macaluso as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Macaluso is…
Krystal to Begin 2018 with New Chief Financial Officer

Iconic Brand Adds High-Level Strategic Planning and Corporate Finance Expertise with New Hire Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  With the new year rapidly approaching, The Krystal Company® announced today the appointment of a new Chief Financial Officer – Berry L. Epley –…
School Grant Applications from The Krystal Foundation Re-Open November 1st

Educational Enrichment Funding Request Window to be Last of 2017 Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  On the heels of awarding its first two sets of Squaring is Caring educational grants, The Krystal® Foundation has announced the opening of its final grant application…
Breakfast at Krystal Just Got Loaded and Even More Exciting

Loaded Hashbrown Scrambler Breakfast Bowl back by popular demand Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Krystal, the brand known for its signature square hamburgers and traditional Southern-style breakfast for 85 years, knows how to bring comfort to a whole new level. With Autumn’s…
$1 Million 85th Birthday Blowout Going On Now at Krystal Restaurants

Sweepstakes Grand Prize Still Up for Grabs – More Entry Codes on Special Drink Cups Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  A few weeks after Krystal Restaurants launched its 85th Birthday Sweepstakes celebration featuring a possible grand prize of $1 million, guests have…
Krystal Shares 85 Years’ Worth of Insight at 2017 Brand Marketing Summit

Unique, Innovative Brand Experiences Featured in “Breaking Through the Noise” Panel Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  At Incite Group’s annual Brand Marketing Summit held yesterday in New York City, a panel of diverse voices came together to discuss the latest marketing challenges…
The Krystal Foundation Awards Grants to Schools, Teachers and Organizations

10 Schools Throughout the Southeast to Share Nearly $24,000 in Enrichment Funding Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  As a follow up to 2016’s inaugural year of The Krystal® Company’s Squaring is Caring campaign, an innovative fundraising initiative benefitting educational enrichment programs, The…
Krystal Announces New Coffee Platform to Order “How You Like It”

Enjoy Hot, Iced, or Frozen Coffee at Krystal Restaurants Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company, the brand known for its hot steamy burgers, also knows consumers want choices when it comes to when and how they savor their coffee. Now,…
Two New Takes on Pumpkin Spice Now at Krystal Restaurants

Frosty Pumpkin Spice Milkshakes & Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa available this Fall Only Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  With the coming of Fall comes the return of Pumpkin Spice flavors. This year, however, Krystal Restaurants are taking Pumpkin Spice to not one,…
Krystal Plans GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS Title Attempt for Largest frozen beverage

Krystal partners with Kool-Aid® Brand to Create the Biggest Green-Apple Slushie® Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  For nearly 85 years, The Krystal Company has served fresh, delicious food at the right price. From their little square hamburgers to made-to-order breakfast, Krystal means…
Krystal Foundation Opens School Grant Window for 2017-2018 Year

Innovative Funding Campaign Accepting New Grant Applications from Schools in the Southeast Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  As the new school year kicks off across the country, so too does the drive to expand availability of resources to schools in need. Once…
Krystal Announces Transition to 24/7 Hours of Operation

125 Restaurants Across the Southeast Roll Out Round-the-Clock Hours Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Grabbing a late night Krystal hamburger just got a whole lot easier.  The Krystal® Company has announced that 75 of their restaurants have transitioned to a 24/7 operating…
Krystal Makes Summer Sizzle with New Menu Items, Sweepstakes

Special Offers on Fan-favorites, Soft-serve Treats and WWE® 2K18 Giveaways Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Famous for its iconic square hamburgers for nearly 85 years, Krystal is serving up fun and helping fans beat the heat this summer with a variety of…
The Krystal Company Appoints Catherine Jefferson Chief People Officer

Seasoned QSR and Hospitality Executive to Bring Experience to Iconic Brand Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company announced today that it has appointed Catherine Jefferson as Chief People Officer, effective immediately. Most recently with Popeyes, Jefferson brings over 20 years…
Krystal Adds Sweet & Cold Treats to Hot & Steamy Classics

Slushies, Ice Cream Treats, Frozen Blended Coffee Drinks and More Added to Menu Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Krystal, the brand known for its steamy, hot-off-the-grill burgers, has reinvented its menu and added a new line-up of ice cold treats. The Krystal…
Krystal Offers Cool Deals on Cool Treats

Slushies and Frosts only 99 cents All Week Long Starting June 26 Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company, the brand famous for its iconic square hamburgers, is guaranteeing a cool summer with its new line of Slushies and Frosts. Monday,…
Krystal Brings the Heat with Spicy Chik

Now, Fan-Favorite Included in the Mix 5 Value Combo Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Krystal, famous for its iconic square hamburgers for nearly 85 years, is turning up the heat for summer. The Krystal Company announced today that it is bringing back…
Krystal Serves up a Southern-Style Breakfast Deal

$3.99 3 Egg Plate Breakfast Offer Through June 25 Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Krystal has delighted guests throughout the Southeast for more than 80 years with its iconic square hamburgers.  Now, and for the next few weeks, Krystal is reminding fans…
Krystal Executive to Present at MEG 2017 Conference

Director of Marketing Heather Schlesinger to Share Expertise in Leveraging Industry Partnerships Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company announced that its Director of Marketing for Calendar, Planning & Promotions, Heather Schlesinger, will be a featured presenter at the National Restaurant…
Krystal Brings Back Popular ‘Country-Fried’ Menu Starting April 17

Innovative Southern takes on Krystal favorites available for limited-time only Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Southern cuisine just wouldn’t be as good as it is without Krystal, one of the South’s first and most beloved hamburger chains. Now, for a limited time,…
Krystal Springs into Savings with Ice Cold Treats

High-Flavor Slushies and Frosts only $0.99 All Week Long April 10-16 Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company, the brand famous for its iconic square hamburgers, is getting even “cooler” with a hot deal on its new line of Slushies and…
Krystal Announces New Restaurant Concept and Product Launch

Marietta, GA Location to Feature Refreshed Design and Round-the-Clock Service Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Krystal Company announced today the opening of its first restaurant location to feature a new building prototype and a complete frozen treat lineup, including new hand…