Monthly archives: October 2018

Posted on October 22, 2018

The formation of the National Owner’s Association by McDonald’s franchisees comes at the heels of Jack in the Box franchise owners calling for the removal of Chief Executive Lenny Comma. As reported in the LA Times, Michael Norwich, chairman of the National Jack in the Box Franchisee Association said: “We really need change. Nobody is Read more →

Posted on October 15, 2018

Franchisees for many major fast-food chains are collaborating closely as part of franchisee associations. Last week, a group of McDonald’s restaurant operators became the latest to form one. At many major restaurant chains, franchisees are realizing that associations mean power, and that power gives them a say in how they work with their parent company. Read more →

Posted on October 11, 2018

LinkedIn Earlier this week, Jack in the Box’s franchisee association revealed a vote of “no confidence” in the company’s current managementand asked that it replace CEO Lenny Comma, an extraordinary move for a group of operators that rarely get into executive demands so publicly. One day later, McDonald’s operators, including some of the system’s largest franchisees, Read more →

Posted on October 10, 2018

In the restaurant world, it’s no big secret that if your franchisees aren’t happy, your company’s not going to be very healthy (see, for example, Quiznos). It seems as though Jack in the Box is in need of some emergency care. The National Jack in the Box Franchise Association on Tuesday asked the chain’s CEO Lenny Read more →

Posted on October 10, 2018

‘We Can’t Cut Our Way To Prosperity’: Why Jack In The Box Franchisees Want A New CEO Alicia KelsoContributori Food & DrinkI cover quick-service, fast casual and pizza restaurants. Jack in the Box franchisees are concerned about diminished resources and lack of strategic alignment.CREDIT: JACK IN THE BOX In the restaurant world, it’s no big Read more →

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  • 05/17/2019

    National Jack in the Box Franchisee Association Issues Statement on Management’s Refusal to Address Franchisee Concerns During Q2 Earnings Call Author: Jennifer Webb at Coltrin & Associates
    Publication: Business Wire

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  • 04/25/2019

    BURGER KING DISMISSES ITS SUIT AGAINST A LARGE FRANCHISEE The 37 locations in Southern Texas owned by Guillermo Perales will remain open. Author: Jonathan Maze
    Publication: Restaurant Business

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