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Cosi Sales Slumped in Fourth Quarter of 2008

2009-01-23 Despite increased revenue for 2008 as a whole, Cosi experienced losses in virtually every category the last quarter of the year.

Cosi Scrambles to Enhance Shareholder Value

2008-11-21 The chain formed a special committee of independent directors.

Cosi Launches Lighten Up! Menu

2008-09-08 In addition to its new healthier menu, the company will also begin listing calorie counts at all locations.

Così, Inc. Reports Sales Growth for the 2007 Fourth Quarter and Full Year

2008-01-17 Total revenue for the fourth quarter grew 5.2 percent, while system-wide comparable restaurant sales in 2.1 percent.

Così Reports First Quarter Sales

2007-04-20 The company's total revenues are up 8.3 percent.

Cosi Reports 2d Quarter Results

2006-07-11 "Our sales were softer than expected," said Kevin Armstrong, Cosi's president and chief executive officer. "We had comparable restaurant sales growth in breakfast and lunch but a decline at dinner."...

Cosi, Inc. Announces New Vice President of People

2005-11-04 Cosi, Inc. announced today that Becky Iliff, former vice president of store human resources and training for Jamba Juice, has been named the company's vice president of people, reporting to Gilbert Melott, executive vice president of operations and people.

Cosi Appoints New CFO

2005-08-18 Cosi, Inc. yesterday announced that it has promoted William Koziel to chief financial officer.

Cosi To Begin Using Vanilla Kefir In Beverages

2005-08-11 Lifeway Foods, Inc. announced today that its LowFat Vanilla Kefir will be sold to Cosi Restaurants starting next week.

Cosi Announces Third Quarter Earnings

2005-07-21 Cosi, Inc. reported Tuesday that restaurant revenues for the second quarter ended July 4, 2005 were $30.6 million...