News from ovation brands A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 27, 2015, 15:30 ET

Ryan's®, HomeTown Buffet®, and Old Country Buffet® Have the Ticket to Fundraising

 Looking for a delicious way to raise money for your organization? Then host your next fundraising event at Ryan's®, HomeTown...

May 14, 2015, 16:00 ET

Old Country Buffet®, Hometown® Buffet, and Country Buffet® Introduce a New Cruise Ship-Inspired Premium Meat Carving Station

 A decadent meat carving station isn't reserved for just hotel restaurants and cruise ships anymore. Thanks to family-style restaurants, Old...

Apr 23, 2015, 10:15 ET

Garfield & Friends Are Coming To Eat And Play At Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet®

 Starting May 1, 2015 and continuing through June 30, 2015, Thursday Family Nights at Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country...

Apr 07, 2015, 09:45 ET

Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Launch The Springtime Fun - Buffet Sweepstakes On April 13

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are helping families reunite with the Springtime Fun – Buffet...

Mar 16, 2015, 10:15 ET

Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Invite Families To Get Into Character With Springtime Dress-Up

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® will be hopping with Springtime characters during Thursday Family Nights...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:15 ET

Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet and Old Country Buffet® Serve Up Their Greatest Catches With Seafood Fridays, Starting February 20

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are honoring Lent by offering their best catches of the season with a...

Feb 05, 2015, 13:30 ET

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Invite Fans To Share The Love On Valentine's Day

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are celebrating the day of love with a special treat for all guests who...

Jan 13, 2015, 11:00 ET

Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Offer Fresh Servings Of VeggieTales For Family Night

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® will be serving up VeggieTales in the New Year, as the family casual restaurants...

Jan 12, 2015, 16:30 ET

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Host National Benefit Night For Armed Services YMCA® Today, January 12

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are joining forces to help military families with a system-wide fundraiser...

Jan 06, 2015, 14:00 ET

Ryan's®, Hometown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Start The New Year With A Season Of Winning; Everyone Wins With The 'Winter Warmers' Scratch & Win Game

 Start the New Year a winner with Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, Old Country Buffet® as they introduce the new Winter Warmers -...

Dec 23, 2014, 15:00 ET

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Make The Holiday Brighter For Soldiers Serving On Christmas Day

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are providing a home away from home for soldiers across the country this...

Dec 11, 2014, 16:30 ET

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Offer 'Big Book Of Savings' To Benefit Armed Services YMCA®

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, Old Country Buffet® are celebrating the season of giving and savings! All 320 family casual restaurants...

Nov 20, 2014, 10:15 ET

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Prove They Are A Cut Above The Rest With Signature Steak Selections, Available November 20

The Ovations Brands® portfolio of restaurants- Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, Old Country Buffet®, Country Buffet®, and Fire...

Nov 10, 2014, 15:00 ET

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, And Old Country Buffet® Salute Military And Their Families With New Discount Program, November 10

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, Old Country Buffet® are launching a new military discount program that benefits active and retired...

Sep 30, 2014, 15:30 ET
Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet are adding some spooky fun to Family Night by partnering with Ghostbusters. All 324 restaurants will feature Ghostbusters-themed activities every Thursday night in October.  The restaurants are also celebrating the 30th anniversary of the cult film classics, Ghostbusters I and II, which were released on Blu-ray as special anniversary editions and feature a $3-off dinner coupon good at any of the family-style restaurants. (PRNewsFoto/Ovation Brands)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Show They Aren't Afraid Of Any Ghosts With October Family Night

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are celebrating two big anniversaries in October with the second anniversary...

Sep 25, 2014, 16:00 ET
Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet are calling on all shutterbugs to snap and share their Fall favorites as part of the "Show Us Your Colors" online sweepstakes. Each week during the promotion, one winner from each of the three restaurants will receive a $20 gift card good at any of the 324 family-style restaurants, and all eligible entrants will have a chance to win a grand prize trip for two to our nation's capitol, Washington, D.C. (PRNewsFoto/Ovation Brands)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, And Old Country Buffet® Celebrate The Season Of Change With A 'Show Us Your Colors' Sweepstakes, Starting September 29

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are calling on all shutterbugs to snap and share their Fall favorites as...

Sep 16, 2014, 11:00 ET
Ovation Brands, the nation's largest steak-buffet restaurant company, promotes Patrick Benson to Chief Information Officer. (PRNewsFoto/Ovation Brands)

Ovation® Brands Promotes Patrick Benson To Chief Information Officer

 Ovation® Brands- parent company to steak-buffet style restaurants Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, Old Country Buffet®, Country...

Aug 29, 2014, 10:00 ET
Ovation Brands, the nation's largest steak-buffet restaurant company, announced a change in operations leadership and corporate structure as the brand prepares to rollout its reinvention to the entire system. Seasoned restaurant pros George Wooten and Pete Pascuzzi will be assuming new roles as Divisional Chiefs for the Buffet and Ryan's brands respectively. (PRNewsFoto/Ovation Brands)

Ovation® Brands Announces New Appointments In Operations Leadership To Focus On Reinvention Efforts

 Ovation® Brands, the nation's largest steak-buffet restaurant company, announced a change in operations leadership and corporate...

Aug 28, 2014, 14:00 ET
The nation's largest steak-buffet chain, which includes Ryan's, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet, is now offering beverages To Go.  The family-style restaurants that focus primarily on dine-in offerings are expanding their service options with this new limited time program. All 324 restaurants are offering the branded 32 oz. To Go cups that may be purchased during a dine-in visit. (PRNewsFoto/Ovation Brands)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet And Old Country Buffet® Explore Dine-Out Options With Introduction Of Beverages To Go

 The nation's largest steak-buffet chain, which includes Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet®, is now offering...

Aug 27, 2014, 08:08 ET
Ryan's, Old Country Buffet and HomeTown Buffet making dinnertime more snap worthy with the Foto Fun Box, available every Thursday night in September as part of Family Night. All 324 family-style restaurants will feature a Foto Fun Box filled with an assortment of props including funny hats, glasses, boas, necklaces, tiaras and more. Families may select whichever props they like and pose for photos using their own cameras. (PRNewsFoto/Ovation Brands)

Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Old Country Buffet® Make September Family Nights Picture Perfect With Foto Fun Box

 Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet, and Old Country Buffet® are making dinnertime more snap worthy with the Foto Fun Box, available...