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Feb 04, 2014, 16:01 ET
Buffet Partners operates 29 Furr's Fresh Buffet and Furr's restaurants.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffet Partners, L.P.)

Buffet Partners Files for Reorganization Under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code

 Buffet Partners, L.P., d/b/a as Furr's Fresh Buffet, a leading regional value-oriented restaurant chain, announced today that is has filed a...

Oct 14, 2013, 14:50 ET
CEO of Buffets, Inc. Anthony Wedo appears in an upcoming episode of CBS hit reality series "Undercover Boss" on Friday, October 18, 2013. As a new CEO embarking on a reinvention of the brands, Wedo went undercover because he wanted to get behind the scenes to gain an unvarnished view of what is really going on in the restaurants.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Buffets, Inc. CEO Anthony Wedo Appears On CBS's "Undercover Boss" Friday, October 18

 Buffets, Inc. Anthony Wedo, who took over as CEO of the country's largest steak buffet chain in December, will be featured on the Friday,...

Oct 01, 2013, 15:00 ET
Celebrate the one year anniversary of Family Night at Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet throughout October with free Hotel Transylvania-themed activities, coupons and online giveaways. Visit any of the 333 buffet restaurants on Halloween between 5 and 8 p.m., when costumed kids eat for free.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, And Old Country Buffet® Celebrate The One Year Anniversary Of Family Night With A Monster Mash In October

 Gather your little ghosts and goblins and visit Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet or Old Country Buffet® in October to celebrate a...

Sep 30, 2013, 16:00 ET
Buffets, Inc. and its portfolio of brands, honor five stellar employees during Hispanic Heritage Month. The employees represent HomeTown Buffet and Old Country Buffet.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Old Country Buffet® And HomeTown® Buffet Feature Rising Hospitality Leaders During Hispanic Heritage Month

 Old Country Buffet® and HomeTown® Buffet are honoring five rising stars of hospitality during Hispanic Heritage Month (September...

Aug 29, 2013, 15:30 ET
Iconic feline Garfield paws around Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet during mealtime in September. All 333 buffet restaurants to feature free Garfield-themed activities during Thursday Family Night and online starting September 5, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Partner With Cool Cat Garfield For Purr-fect Family Night Promotion This September

America's favorite food-loving cat, Garfield, will be pawing around your local Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, or Old Country Buffet®...

Aug 21, 2013, 09:00 ET
Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet are now offering Blue Ribbon Baby Back Ribs every night during dinner. Enjoy the ribs with complimentary dishes including potato salad, cole slaw, waffle fries, rotisserie chicken, BBQ salad, and strawberry shortcake.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Get Grilling: Now Blue Ribbon Baby Back Ribs Offered Every Night

 Enjoy the best of the grill when you visit Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet or Old Country Buffet®, all now serving your grill...

Aug 19, 2013, 15:14 ET
Buffets, Inc., parent company of Old Country Buffet, Hometown Buffet, Country Buffet, Ryan's, and Fire Mountain restaurants, reported positive same store sales growth for a second quarter in a row, beating the industry's performance and producing Buffets' best annual same store comp sales performance in eight years.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc)

Buffets, Inc. Ends Fiscal Year With Back-To-Back Positive Quarters, Delivering Strongest Sales Results In Eight Years

Buffets, Inc., parent company of Old Country Buffet®, Hometown® Buffet, Country Buffet®, Ryan's®, and Fire Mountain®...

Jul 16, 2013, 16:00 ET
Buffets, Inc. names finance professional Keith Kravcik as Chief Financial Officer. Kravcik will be based in the Eagan, Minn. co-headquarters office and report directly to CEO Anthony Wedo.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Buffets, Inc. Names Keith Kravcik As Chief Financial Officer And Re-Affirms Commitment To Minnesota

Buffets, Inc. continues to attract top flight talent by announcing the recent appointment of finance professional Keith Kravcik as Chief Financial...

Jul 02, 2013, 18:39 ET

Country Buffet® Car Sweepstakes Drives Up Excitement: One Lucky Denver Resident To Win A Brand New Car

 Country Buffet® is partnering with Denver's own Shortline Subaru to put one lucky resident in the driver seat of a brand new 2013 Subaru...

Jul 01, 2013, 16:00 ET
Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet are saluting military families throughout the month of July with an expanded military appreciation program. Active and retired military personnel, plus their spouses and children (up to a party of four) may enjoy a 15 percent discount on their meals and beverages with valid military I.D.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Old Country Buffet® Celebrate Military Families With New Appreciation Program

 Just in time to celebrate the Fourth of July, Buffets, Inc. and its portfolio of restaurants, including Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet,...

Jun 26, 2013, 09:00 ET
Buffets, Inc. has named industry veteran Chip Romp to its newly created position of Vice President of Training, and seasoned restaurant development professional Jay Allen to Senior Vice President of Real Estate and Development.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Buffets, Inc. Announces Two Senior Appointments: Chip Romp Tapped For Newly Created Vice President Of Training; Jay Allen Tapped As Senior Vice President Real Estate And Development

Buffets, Inc., the parent company of America's most popular family-style steak buffet restaurants, has named industry veteran Chip Romp to its...

Jun 10, 2013, 10:00 ET
Make Dad King At Ryan's(R), HomeTown(R) Buffet And Old Country Buffet(R) This Father's Day, June 16.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Make Dad King At Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® This Father's Day, June 16

 The Buffets, Inc. portfolio of family style restaurants, including Ryan's®, Old Country® Buffet, and HomeTown® Buffet, is...

Jun 06, 2013, 09:00 ET
Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet make learning fun with free Word Girl activities available during June at all their restaurants on Family Night - every Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. Kids 11 and younger eat for just 99 cents every Family Night.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Make "Fun" The Word Of The Month With Free Word Girl™ Activities In June

 All 337 Buffets, Inc. restaurants, including Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Old Country Buffet®, are showing kids that there's...

May 17, 2013, 10:00 ET
Buffets, Inc. and its portfolio of restaurants including Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country are celebrating the summer with family-friendly activities throughout the long Memorial Day weekend. Kids 11 and younger may enjoy 99-cent meal deals from 5-8 pm each night, and families may register for a chance to win a dream vacation with the Summer Kick Off sweepstakes. All the fun starts May 23 and continues through May 27.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, And Old Country Buffet® Put The Vacation In "Family Vacation" With Sweepstakes Starting May 23

 The Buffets, Inc. portfolio of brands, including Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet®, is kicking off the season...

May 02, 2013, 15:35 ET
Buffets, Inc. and its portfolio of restaurants including Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet help celebrate mom this Mother's Day, May 12. Visit any of the 337 buffet restaurants to enjoy special menu offerings and activities.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Celebrate Mom On Mother's Day

 Chefs at the Buffets, Inc. portfolio of family-style restaurants, including Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Old Country Buffet®,...

Apr 25, 2013, 15:20 ET
Buffets, Inc. and its portfolio of restaurants including Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet are now featuring Teriyaki Pineapple Chicken. Available for a limited time at the Mongolian Stir Fry station, guests may enjoy this made-to-order dish that pairs well with the new Strawberry Mandarin Salad.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, And Old Country Buffet® Show The Sweeter Side Of Stir Fry With Teriyaki Pineapple Chicken

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are springing into a season of freshness with a new addition to their...

Apr 24, 2013, 09:00 ET
Buffets, Inc., parent company to Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet, recently reported the best year-over-year quarterly comparable sales performance in seven years.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Buffets, Inc. Delivers Strongest Sales Results In Seven Years

 Buffets, Inc., parent company of Old Country Buffet®, Hometown® Buffet, Country Buffet®, Ryan's®, and Fire Mountain®...

Apr 10, 2013, 15:00 ET
Billy Ray Cyrus' latest CD, "Change My Mind," will be available at all Buffets, Inc. restaurants - Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, Old Country Buffet, Fire Mountain, and Country Buffet - starting April 11, 2013 for a special price of $8.99. Proceeds from the sales will benefit the Armed Services YMCA Operation Outdoors, a camp program that helps children of military while their parents are deployed.  (PRNewsFoto/Buffets, Inc.)

Billy Ray Cyrus' Latest CD Available Tomorrow At Buffets, Inc. Restaurants; Proceeds To Benefit Military Families

 Buffets, Inc.® is proud to announce its latest tie-in with country music, this time with the singer/songwriter/actor Billy Ray Cyrus and...

Apr 05, 2013, 11:00 ET

Unlock The Code For Fun At Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet, And Old Country Buffet® Every Thursday Night In April

 Get clued in to wholesome fun for the entire family throughout April with Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Old Country Buffet®....

Apr 01, 2013, 11:00 ET

Smile And Say Cheese At Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® For A Chance To Win A Digital Camera

Strike a pose the next time you're visiting a Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, or Old Country Buffet® and you could win a brand new Canon...