Jack in the Box Inc. will move its stock exchange listing from The New York Stock Exchange to The NASDAQ Stock Market, effective Dec. 15, 2008. The company will change ticker symbols that day and will begin trading under “JACK.”

“Just as Jack in the Box has been an innovator in the quick-serve restaurant industry, NASDAQ has been an innovative force in the financial markets,” says Carol DiRaimo, vice president of investor relations and corporate communications for Jack in the Box Inc. “We are excited about the unique marketing venues NASDAQ offers through which we can promote both our Jack in the Box and Qdoba Mexican Grill brands.”

“We look forward to being a strategic partner to Jack in the Box Inc. as it continues to expand its Jack in the Box and Qdoba restaurant brands in the U.S.,” says Bruce Aust, executive vice president of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.

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