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Chick-fil-A Unwraps New Cool Wraps

2001-02-26 Chick-fil-A, Inc., is launching a new category of products—Chick-fil-A® Cool Wraps(TM)—to enhance its menu.

Chick-fil-A Recalls Kid's Meal Premium

2001-02-05 Chick-fil-A, Inc. announced today an immediate voluntary removal of the "Planet Discovery'' Kid's Meal premium from its restaurants.

Chick-fil-A Partners With Office of Highway Safety

2000-12-17 Chick-fil-A, Inc. today announced a three-year extension of a partnership with the governor's office of highway safety (GOHS) to conduct the Georgia Teen Safe Driving program, a statewide program encouraging teenage drivers to buckle up.

Chick-fil-A Reaches Billion In Sales Milestone

2000-12-11 Chick-fil-A, Inc. today announced a major corporate milestone, reaching $1 billion in annual sales this weekend, and attributes its financial success to a strong dedication to creating customer satisfaction.

Chick-fil-A Charity Championship Contributes Record $604,000

2000-09-21 This year's Chick-fil-A Charity Championship hosted by Nancy Lopez, Atlanta's LPGA Tour event, generated a record $604,000 for charity, a 20 percent increase over 1999.

Chick-fil-A Files Lawsuit Against Burger King

2000-07-03 Chick-fil-A, Inc. today has filed lawsuit in federal court in Atlanta charging Burger King Corporation with trademark dilution, copyright...

Chick-fil-A Acts to Protect 'Eat Mor Chikin(R)' Campaign

2000-06-30 Chick-fil-A, Inc. issued a letter to the Burger King Corporation complaining about Burger King's copying of elements of Chick-fil-A's long-running...

Chick-fil-A Will Move Distribution

2000-05-08 Chick-fil-A, Inc. announced May 8 that it plans an orderly transition of distribution services from AmeriServe Food Distribution, Inc. for its entire system of Chick-fil-A restaurants.

Chick-fil-A Takes a Strong Step Forward

2000-01-26 Chick-fil-A Inc., announced January 25, 2000 its 1999 system-wide sales of $946,129,539—an 18.48 percent sales surge over 1998, which continues the chain's streak of 32 consecutive years of sales increases.

Hiring Home Schoolers

2000-01-01 David Cantey, owner-operator of a new Chick-fil-A in Memphis, Tennessee, gestures animatedly as he makes a sales presentation in front of a roomful of middle-aged baby boomers at a suburban Memphis library meeting room.