Steak 'n Shake

June 2010

For generations, Americans embraced the traditional dayparts of breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and quick serves fell into line with menu offerings and hours that respected the standards of the day.

The Humane Society of the United States is buying stock in several quick-service companies in an attempt to sway supplier decisions in its favor.

Bob Evans restaurants, known for their farm-style menu and aesthetic, are trying out a grab-and-go concept called Taste of the Farm in an effort to update the company’s image.

So far, the new concept has been implemented in just one of the chain’s 713 restaurants, near its...

In an effort to encourage companies to focus more on animal welfare, HSUS becomes stockholder with both Jack in the Box and Steak 'n Shake.
January 2010

For years Brandon Ansel frequented Steak n Shake on a monthly basis. He was a regular, a loyalist in the purest sense. Slowly, however, his habits changed, and Steak n Shake faded completely from his mealtime routine for more than a year.

Then one day Ansel got a...

The Oregon Restaurant Association is making compliance easier for brands in the state by partnering with MenuCalc.
Net earning are down half a million dollars from last year.
The licensing program promises consumers "easy-to-make meal planning solutions."
Jeffrey A. Blade,the Company's interim president, executive vice president, and chief financial and administrative officer, to resign.
The Steak n Shake Company announces that Sardar Biglari has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Hot breakfast combos including Seattle's Best coffee and fruit smoothies join the Steak 'n Shake menu.
The Steak n Shake Company announced its revenues and earnings for the third quarter 2007 ended July 4, 2007.
The Steak n Shake Company is now using frying oil with 0 grams trans fat per serving in all 478 restaurants throughout 19 states.
Steak n Shake's president and CEO credits increased same-store sales and better operations as buffers tjat carried the brand through rising tomato, dairy, and beef prices
America's Second Harvest has announced the donation of 173,000 Steak n Shake Steakburger patties to help feed the hungry in 18 states.
Alan Gilman elected chairman; General Counsel Mary Ham resigns position.
Change in restaurant lease accounting has negative effect on reported FY 2001 and FY 2002 earnings.
Revenues and earnings up but same store sales declined 0.7%; no guidance given for FY 2003.
Peter Dunn, former president of Borden Foods Company, has been named president and chief operating officer of The Steak n Shake Company.
The chain's 400th unit will be featured in Steak n Shake's latest national ad campaign