Bojangles’ said today that Charlotte-based Falfurrias Capital Partners will sell its ownership interest in the company to Boston-based Advent International. The deal, expected to be finalized this summer, comes nearly four years after Falfurrias acquired the Charlotte-based fried chicken chain in September 2007. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Jack Fulk and Richard [...]
Charlotte-based fried-chicken restaurant chain Bojangles’ said today that is has opened its 500th restaurant. The restaurant is in Surf City, N.C. Jack Fulk and Richard Thomas opened the first Bojangles’ in Charlotte’s South End in July 1977. Bojangles said company revenue is approaching nearly $800 million for 2011.
The Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority today said it has inked a one-year contract with Charlotte-based advertising agency Eric Mower and Associates, replacing Charlotte-based ad agency BooneOakley. Chosen through a request for proposals process that began in February, EMA will develop advertising campaigns to promote Charlotte as a destination for conventions and other business travel and leisure travel. Six [...]
Charlotte-based online marketing and Web development company Studiobanks has created a new website for Charlotte-based Bojangles’. Studiobanks said it also created a microsite for Bojangles’ news and a mobile site for smartphone and tablet users. Studiobanks was founded in 2002. Bojangles’, a fried chicken chain, was founded in Charlotte in 1977. It has roughly 500 locations in 11 states, [...]