Cracker Barrel is just one of several national chains to announce price increases. You can also expect to pay more at Chipotle and Olive Garden. The reason: last year’s drought means commodities are more expensive. The cost of beef is expected to go way up, as much as 10 percent.
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Lebanon-based Cracker Barrel is defending its incoming board chair against allegations that he lied about his qualifications.
The largest shareholder in Cracker Barrel says the company’s board chairman has misrepresented his qualifications. The accusation comes as Sardar Biglari is trying for the second time to win seats on that board.
Cracker Barrel has begun mailing letters to shareholders asking that they – again –keep activist investor Sardar Biglari off the company’s board of directors.
The CEO of Cracker Barrel defended her company’s strategy to a room full of Wall Street investors Tuesday. Sandy Cochran says more customers and new menu items will keep the company on the right track. Her remarks come as the Lebanon-based restaurant chain gears up for a fight over who sits on its board of directors.
San Antonio investor Sardar Biglari says Cracker Barrel’s management isn’t doing enough to increase profits and drive more customers into its restaurants. Biglari has announced plans to nominate himself and an associate to Cracker Barrell’s board during the company’s annual meeting in November.
The Cracker Barrel Old Country Store is trying to stay with the times, mixing in digital music with its old fashion candies and knickknacks. The Lebanon-based restaurant chain has opened an online digital download store.
Today marks another milestone for the electric vehicle in Tennessee. High voltage fast charging rolls into the state. Drivers of the Nissan Leaf will now have more capability to extend the vehicle’s limited 100 mile range.
Lebanon-based Cracker Barrel will now be headed by a woman.
Cracker Barrel is announcing layoffs at its corporate headquarters in Lebanon. The restaurant chain is cutting costs and streamlining management.
Travelers will soon be able to get more than country cooking and a fire-side game of checkers at Cracker Barrel. The Lebanon-based restaurant chain announced Tuesday plans to install electric vehicle charging stations at 24 locations in Tennessee.
Lebanon-based Cracker Barrel is celebrating its 40th anniversary by touting its relatively stable position in a weak market.