Back Yard Burgers

Fast food restaurant incorporate more vegetarian items for healthy offerings.
November 2013

It’s not just vegetarians who are choosing non-meat menu items.

Just in time for the Lenten season, Back Yard Burgers is adding a meat-free option for its guests, the Bold and Crunchy Fish Sandwich, available through March 31, 2013, at all of Back Yard Burgers’ 83 locations.

The new fish sandwich—the first systemwide fish sandwich for...

Back Yard Burgers Inc., the popular Nashville-based quick-service burger chain, announces the appointment of foodservice veteran David McDougall as the company’s new chief executive effective immediately.

Back Yard Burgers, a leading regional quick-service restaurant chain, announced the final phase of a plan to restructure debt, reduce operating expenses, and position Back Yard Burgers to grow its business, including opening more locations throughout its targeted markets domestically and...

Back Yard Burgers, Inc. is rolling out a new Bourbon Street Grilled Chicken Sandwich for its early summer promotion that runs now through the end of June.

The sandwich is a grilled, all-white, boneless breast of chicken brushed with a spicy bourbon sauce. The sandwich is dressed with...

February 2011

There was a time when the only place you could find Black Angus beef on a menu was at some of the nation’s finest steakhouses. But these days, Angus burgers are served at McDonald’s, Back Yard Burgers, Carl’s Jr., Hardee’s, and Smashburger and are just one of many fine-...

December 2010

In the teeth of the recession, Back Yard Burgers developed a new, slimmed-down marketing strategy. The roughly 200-unit, Nashville, Tennessee–based chain cut costs across the board, developed a slick-looking website, and created a social media strategy centered on Facebook and Twitter....

September 2010

The wedding dinner was prepped for the oncoming slew of guests: Stainless steel chafing dishes lined the buffet tables, silverware sat wrapped in cloth napkins and silver rings, and servers stood at the ready in black slacks and white dress shirts.

It was a fine...

Back Yard Burgers is kicking off May by giving away free burgers to the first 100 guests at participating locations.
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The opening of this restaurant chain will bring 45 new jobs to the community.
The company has merged with BBAC Merger Sub, Inc. The total value of the transaction, including assumed debt, was approximately $38 million.
The merger with BBAC, LLC and BBAC Merger Sub, Inc. is expected to close on November 5, 2007,
Back Yard Burgers, Inc. announced that its stockholders voted to adopt the previously announced merger.
Back Yard Burgers, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement.
Investigation reveals no evidence of fraudulent conduct by company leaders.
Investigation reveals no evidence of fraudulent conduct by company leaders.
Almost 20 years after the company's founding, the 63-year-old founder of Back Yard Burgers is planning to step aside from day-to-day operations in his current role as chairman and CEO.
Observers say recent leadership changes at Back Yard Burgers, Inc., could signal that the Memphis-based chain is in for some challenging times, the Memphis Business Journal reports.
Back Yard Burgers will be the newest franchise entry into the Erie (Pennsylvania) region's restaurant market.