Checkers & Rally’s Announces Hiring of Minh Le as Chief Information Officer

Industry and IT veteran to lead technology development for the Tampa-based drive-thru burger franchise. Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers & Rally’s announced today the appointment of former Corner Bakery and Il Fornaio executive Minh Le as Chief Information Officer effective July…
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. to be Sold to Sentinel Capital Partners

Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., which operates and franchises approximately 800 Checkers® and Rally’s® restaurants, today announced that its private equity ownership group, Wellspring Capital Management, entered into an agreement to sell the Company to Sentinel Capital Partners.…
From Rags to Riches: Former Refugee Helps Drive Checkers Success in Wisconsin

Former Fried Chicken Restaurateur Drives Existing Checkers Location’s Sales Up By Over 4 Percent Wisconsin Rapids, WI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Checkers/Rally’s®), the largest double drive-thru chain in the United States, is excited to announce the transfer of ownership…
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. Announces 2013 Best of the Best Award Winners

Brand honors top franchisees, employees and suppliers at company’s annual convention held Sept. 16-20 in Orlando. Tampa, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., the largest double drive-thru chain in the United States, honored its outstanding franchisees, employees and suppliers during…

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc, a drive-through hamburger chain that could be worth more than $300 million, is being put up for sale by its private equity owner, according to two sources with direct knowledge of the situation. The company’s backer,…

Quick-serve restaurant veteran Fred Kaufman was bored with his golf retirement, and small-business owner Tim Amick is new to burgers and fries. The two share a future as two of the newest franchise owners of Rally’s drive-through eateries. Both opened…

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. announced today it has signed agreements with four franchisees to develop 12 new restaurants in the West Bronx, New York City, Detroit, Philadelphia and Baltimore over the next several years. Checkers’ development in these major metropolitan…