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Cheryl Bachelder to Step Down as CEO of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. Upon Closing of Transaction with Restaurant Brands International Inc.

Cheryl Bachelder to Step Down as CEO of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. Upon Closing of Transaction with Restaurant Brands International Inc.

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen today announced that Cheryl Bachelder will be stepping down as CEO at the closing of the Company’s previously announced transaction with Restaurant Brands International. A new Popeyes leader will be named by RBI at that time. Cheryl joined Popeyes in 2006 as a member of the Board […]

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Restaurant Brands International to Acquire Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Restaurant Brands International to Acquire Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Transaction to add an iconic brand with rich Louisiana heritage and strong U.S. and international growth potential to RBI Restaurant Brands International Inc. and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. announced today that the companies have reached an agreement for RBI to acquire Popeyes for $79.00 per share in cash, or $1.8 […]

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Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. Announces Steven J. Fricker as Senior VP of Development

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. Announces Steven J. Fricker as Senior VP of Development

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLKI) today announced it has appointed Steven J. Fricker as Senior Vice President of Development. Fricker is an industry expert with more than 35 years of experience as both a senior corporate executive and a former franchisee with several prominent national restaurant brands. The entrepreneurial experiences […]

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Popeyes CEO on fast food wage hikes: 'Life will go on'

Popeyes CEO on fast food wage hikes: ‘Life will go on’

Fast food workers are fighting for — and often winning — higher wages. And that’s made restaurant executives and franchisees nervous. But the CEO of one well-known chicken chain has a message for her competitors who are complaining about minimum wage hikes: Get over it. “Everybody in retail is dealing […]

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Popeyes CEO: The Sky Is the Limit for Our Brand Globally

Popeyes CEO: The Sky Is the Limit for Our Brand Globally

Cheryl Bachelder, CEO of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, discusses the fast-food business and minimum wage debate with Bloomberg’s Alix Steel and Joe Weisenthal on “What’d You Miss?”

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AFC Enterprises Changes Corporate Name to Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc.

AFC Enterprises, Inc. (AFCE) announced today that it has changed its corporate name to Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. and its NASDAQ ticker symbol will change to “PLKI” effective at the start of trading on January 21, 2014. “The Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen name has been used in our restaurants since 2008. […]

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