|04/11/16||Famous Dave’s Announces Appointment of Dexter Newman as Chief Financial Officer|
|MINNEAPOLIS, April 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE), an award-winning Bar-B-Que destination, has appointed Dexter Newman as Chief Financial Officer, effective today.
As Chief Financial Officer, Newman will influence and shape Famous Dave's operations and transformation strategy. He assumes a number of responsibilities including all aspects of finance, supply chain, and information technology.
Newman most recently served as Vice President and a Divisio... |
|03/24/16||Famous Dave’s Signs Area Development Agreement for Charlotte, North Carolina|
|New Franchise Partner Bart Kinzel Joins Famous Dave’s with Three-Unit Area Development Agreement
MINNEAPOLIS, March 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE), an award-winning Bar B Que destination, will open three restaurants in North Carolina through a multi-unit franchise agreement with Bart Kinzel of York, S.C. Bart will open three new Famous Dave’s restaurants in his exclusive territory of Charlotte, N.C. The first Famous Dave’s restaurant in Charlotte is... |
|03/07/16||Famous Dave’s Completes the Refranchising of the Chicago Market|
|MINNEAPOLIS, March 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On March 1, Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE) (“Famous Dave’s” or the “Company”), completed the sale of its seven locations in the Chicago area to Windy City Restaurant Holdings, an entity controlled by an existing franchisee, Elliott Baum. The sale includes the Illinois Famous Dave’s locations in Addison, Algonquin, Bolingbrook, Evergreen Park, North Riverside, Orland Park, and Oswego.
“We are excited to have completed the refranc... |
|02/24/16||Famous Dave’s Reports Results for Fiscal 2015|
|MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ending January 3, 2016.
Highlights for the fourth quarter of 2015 as compared to the fourth quarter of 2014:
Restaurant sales decreased to $20.9 million from $25.7 million, as a result of the combined impact of the closure of four Company-owned restaurants, the refranchising of another five Company-owned restaurants since the ... |
|02/18/16||Famous Dave’s of America Announces the Appointment of Alfredo Martel as Chief Marketing Officer|
|MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE) today announced the appointment of Alfredo Martel as Chief Marketing Officer. An industry leader with broad experience in brand building, reinvention and business turnaround strategy, Martel most recently served as Chief Operating Officer, International for Caribou Coffee. He will be responsible for overall brand strategy and innovation, planning and execution of marketing activities, advertising and pu... |
|02/18/16||Famous Dave's Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call|
|MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE) (“Famous Dave’s” or the “Company”) will announce its fourth quarter 2015 financial results at 3:00 p.m., Central Time on February 24, 2016. The Company will host a conference call on February 24, 2016, at 3:30 p.m. Central Time, to discuss its financial results. A live web-cast of the discussion may be accessed through a link of the “Investor Relations” tab of Famous Dave’s web site at www.famousdaves... |
|02/01/16||Famous Dave’s Opens Legendary Pit Bar-B-Que Restaurant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE) today announced that it has opened its newest award-winning Bar-B-Que restaurant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. This opening at the Abu Dhabi Mall represents the first expansion for the brand outside of North America.
In October of 2015 Famous Dave’s announced its partnership with Tablez Food Company to open four locations within the United Arab Emirates. Tablez Food Company is a development fir... |