Long John Silver’s Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the nation’s largest quick-serve seafood restaurant, is making waves in 2019 while celebrating its golden anniversary with an enthusiastic FISH YEAH!  From the beginning, Long John Silver’s treated every moment as an opportunity to…
Long John Silver’s Acquires 76 Franchised Restaurants

Long John Silver’s OpCo Now the Largest Owner of Restaurants Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the nation’s largest quick service seafood company, today announced the acquisition of 76 LJS restaurants owned by ServUS located primarily in Indiana. ServUS is…
Long John Silver’s Announces Brian L. Unger as New Chief Operating Officer

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s®, the nation’s largest quick-service seafood chain, has named Brian Unger as chief operating officer. He joins the organization with more than 30 years of experience in the food service industry. Unger’s restaurant operations experience…
Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

East Coast Wings & Grill recently named Stacey Kane as Vice President of Marketing. With more than 20 years of experience working with and building multi-unit restaurant chains, some of Kane’s previous positions in the industry include Global Director of…
Long John Silver’s Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s®, the nation’s largest quick-service seafood chain, has named James O’Reilly as chief executive officer. O’Reilly brings to the role more than 20 years of food service leadership, including, most recently, chief brand officer for…
Long John Silver’s Celebrates 45 Years With Free Fish Fry

World’s Largest Seafood Brand to Serve Free Fish & Fries Saturday, August 2nd Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood brand, welcomes America back for another community Fish Fry to celebrate 45 years of delicious,…
Norway Lobster Bites Are Back (And Better Than Ever) at Long John Silver’s

Delectable, Bite-Sized Morsels Are Made From 100% Norway Lobster Tail Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, today announced the return of Norway Lobster Bites to its menu of fish, chicken, and tasty sides…
Long John Silver’s Tells America Think Fish!

LJS Launches Bold, Thought-Provoking Effort to Boost Seafood Consumption Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, has launched a multi-pronged effort to encourage Americans to eat more fish. The effort, launched with provocative, thought-driven…
Trans Fats Walk the Plank at Long John Silver’s

Entire LJS Menu Now Boasts Zero Grams of Trans Fat Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, has announced its entire menu of fish, chicken, tasty sides and desserts now boasts zero grams of…
Long John Silver’s Debuts Dippin’ Fish Strips

Fun and Convenience Combines with Long John Silver’s Classic Batter-Dipped Fish Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, (www.ljsilvers.com) the world’s largest quick service seafood company, has introduced Dippin’ Fish Strips, a new, more portable way to enjoy the classic batter-dipped…
Long John Silver’s Names Chief Operating Officer

Joseph Lutz brings more than 30 years of industry experience to nation’s largest quick service seafood chain Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, has named Joseph Lutz, Chief Operating Officer. He will oversee…
Long John Silver’s Names Vice President, Planning and Performance Improvement

Brian Scantland brings 13 years of industry experience to the company Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, has named Brian Scantland, Vice President Planning and Performance Improvement. Scantland will report to Chief Executive…
Long John Silver’s Creates the Fish Sandwich Consumers Will Crave

Restaurant Offers Free Classic Whitefish on National Talk Like a Pirate Day Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, today announced the September 2nd launch of the Ciabatta Jack Sandwich; a mouth-watering artisan sandwich…
Special Statement from Long John Silver’s Regarding Trans Fat

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Recent news coverage highlighting Long John Silver’s Big Catch, a limited-time only promotional product, has left out important facts affecting Long John Silver’s restaurants in California, New York, Boston, Seattle, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Albany, NY., and Puerto Rico.…
Long John Silver’s Reels in the Big Catch

Restaurant introduces largest fish ever at unbeatable price of $4.99 Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the largest quick service seafood restaurant in the world, today introduced Big Catch; a wild-caught Haddock three times the size in weight of their…
Long John Silver’s Names Marie Zhang Chief Food Innovation Officer

Marie Zhang, 20-year foodservice industry veteran, joins team of experts at Long John Silver’s Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s http://www.longjohnsilvers.com, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, has named Marie Zhang as Chief Food Innovation Officer. Zhang will be…

Edwardsville, PA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, located on Route 11 in Edwardsville, is holding a canned food drive until December 31st, benefiting the Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank. Each person who donates receives an exclusive Long John Silver’s coupon. The…

Some of the 40 million Americans currently receiving food stamps from the nation’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program may soon be able to use them at participating fast food restaurants. Yum! Brands – the parent company of Pizza Hut, Taco Bell,…

Yum! Brands is off-loading Long John Silver’s and A&W Restaurants, its two lowest performing brands, to two separate buyers. Both agreements have been signed but are still waiting to close. The buyers are both seasoned franchise owners that have the…

The number of businesses approved to accept food stamps grew by a third from 2005 to 2010, U.S. Department of Agriculture records show, as vendors from convenience and dollar discount stores to gas stations and pharmacies increasingly joined the growing…