Chain: Checkers

Checkers and Rally’s Announces Three Philadelphia Openings

Checkers and Rally’s is on the fast lane to Camden and Philadelphia.  Checkers and Rally’s just announced three restaurant openings in Philadelphia situated at 2729 W Hunting Park Ave and 4813-23 Lancaster Ave, and in Camden at 2881 Mount Ephraim Rd. The location will be owned and operated by multi-unit franchisee Dinesh Goswami, bringing a mouthwatering […]

Checkers & Rally’s Opens Fourth Phoenix Location

Checkers & Rally’s announced the opening of its fourth Rally’s restaurant in Phoenix, Arizona. Located at 7890 W Thomas Rd., Phoenix residents will be able to order and enjoy Rally’s vast menu of delicious, hand-seasoned, 100% beef hamburgers like the Big Buford, plus fresh-made hot dogs, sandwiches and milkshakes, as well as Rally’s famous seasoned […]

Checkers to Open Second Franchise in Montgomery, Alabama

Checkers announced the opening of its second restaurant in Montgomery, Alabama, located at 1955 Coliseum Blvd. Starting October 10, local Montgomery residents will be able to enjoy Checkers’ menu of delicious, hand-seasoned, 100% beef hamburgers like the Big Buford plus fresh-made hot dogs, sandwiches like the new Bacon Brewhouse Mother Cruncher and milkshakes – alongside […]

Checkers & Rally’s to Offer Free Fries During Thanksgiving Weekend

Checkers & Rally’s has announced its Fry Love Express – an enormous 43’ trailer of “Fry Love” that travels round the country giving away Checkers & Rally’s #1-rated craveable fries –  is bringing the unmistakable “Fry Goodness” of Checkers & Rally’s seasoned fries to an event near you, for free.  The company announced it will […]

Checkers & Rally’s Expands Education Benefits

Checkers & Rally’s Restaurants, an iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain known for its exceptional value, people-first attitude and “Crazy Good Food,” has announced an expansion of the ed2go Career Online High School (COHS) program and myTimeENGLISH (MTE) online ESL program to employees nationwide. The Career Online High School (COHS) program launched in a pilot […]

Checkers Appoints Industry Vet to Board of Directors

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. today announced that Paul Joseph Bruno Murphy III has been appointed to the company’s board of directors. A growth-oriented restaurant executive and highly-regarded business leader, Mr. Murphy brings strong expertise across value, convenience, craveability, restaurant operations and menu innovation in the quick service restaurant space to the company’s board of directors. […]

Checkers & Rally’s Adds New Modular Manufacturer Partners

At its annual franchisee conference in Chicago in September, Checkers & Rally’s announced the addition of new modular manufacturer partners, which will extend the reach of the brand’s popular modular restaurant design option. In addition to original modular partner Valiant, based in Florida, franchisees will soon be able to work with two new modular partners […]

Checkers and Rally’s Combat Rising Beef Prices

When you’re a burger brand based on value, rising beef prices could mean a supply chain disaster. But at drive-thru chains Checkers and Rally's, vigorously staying ahead of commodities forecasts has shielded the sister brands from this year’s growing beef costs. “Checkers is really known for value. We were the first ones to talk about […]

Checkers Awards Recognize Franchisee, Employee Excellence

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc., the largest double drive-thru chain in the U.S., honored its franchisees, employees, and suppliers during the company’s Best of the Best Awards Ceremony at its annual National Convention held at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel in Orlando, Florida from September 16 through 20. The awards recognize franchisees and employees who have […]

Checker’s Selects CDC for Redistribution Services

Consolidated Distribution Corporation (CDC) has been selected to provide strategic foodservice redistribution services to Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc., the parent company of Checkers and Rally’s. CDC’s redistribution model reduces supply chain costs by shipping truckload quantities of slower moving frozen and nonperishable food items, disposable supplies, and other products to its warehouses. CDC is then […]

Subway, Checkers Execs Back for More on “Undercover Boss”

One appearance on CBS’s hit show “Undercover Boss” just wasn’t enough for two quick-serve industry execs. That’s why Subway chief development officer Don Fertman and Checkers president and CEO Rick Silva are going back for round two this Friday. The “Epic Bosses” episode catches up with nine executives from past seasons of “Undercover Boss”, taking […]

Checkers/Rally’s Shows Some Skin

Checkers/Rally’s may be known for its double drive thru and seasoned fries, says Checkers chief marketing officer Terri Snyder. But the brands are hoping their newest product, Loaded Potato Skins, will become just as popular. The potato skins—a permanent item that feature full-sized, meaty potato skins covered with cheese sauce, bacon chunks, and ranch sauce […]

Checkers’ New Prototype Takes a Bite Out of the Big Apple

Burger-and-fries chain Checkers is taking the Big Apple by storm on October 26 and 27 when it shows off its newly available single drive-thru concept on morning show “FOX & Friends.” But Checkers won’t just be highlighting its new store design in pictures or words; the brand is actually building out a real restaurant right […]