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09:50 ET TGI Fridays™ Names Lauren Flintham as Greatest Bartender in the World

TGI Fridays™ bartender, Lauren Flintham of Limassol, Cyprus was declared the Greatest Bartender in the World at the Fridays World Bartender...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:00 ET TGI Fridays™ Endless Apps® Are Now Truly Endless

That sound you hear? It's America rejoicing as TGI Fridays announces the return of the perpetual fan favorite, Endless Apps, as a permanent feature...


Feb 07, 2017, 11:00 ET TGI Fridays Continues Brand Evolution with New Executive Hires

Nationally-acclaimed marketer Stephanie Perdue and long-time restaurateur Jerry Comstock have joined TGI Fridays™ as Chief Marketing Officer and...


Jan 31, 2017, 08:00 ET #TGIF. TGI Fridays Now Accepting Orders Via Twitter

Forget that a picture's worth a thousand words. This Sunday, one emoji is worth a thousand times more… appetizers for a penny from TGI...


Dec 08, 2016, 09:00 ET TGI Fridays® Premieres New FandangoNOW Partnership To Offer Guests A Free Movie With Dinner To-Go

In an ongoing mission to make everyone's life immeasurably better, Fridays is making it easy to stay in and chill by partnering with FandangoNOW to...


Nov 03, 2016, 08:00 ET TGI Fridays Honors U.S. Military And Veterans With A Free Lunch On Veterans Day

TGI Fridays is serving those who have served, with the offer of a free lunch to all active and retired U.S. military service members this Veterans...


Sep 20, 2016, 10:00 ET TGI Fridays® Partners with Conversable to Upgrade Online Experience, Offers 24/7 Social Media Interaction and Restaurant Reservations

Let the good times scroll. TGI Fridays has always been a go-to destination for bringing people together over great food – and now the...


Sep 07, 2016, 10:00 ET TGI Fridays® Kicks Off Football Season With DraftKings

 It's not a fantasy - Fridays is making sports fans feel like kings this football season. Fridays is teaming up with DraftKings, the leader in...


Jul 18, 2016, 10:02 ET TGI Fridays® Launches A Ribolution With A Full Rack Of Ribs For Just One Hamilton

 As fervent believers in the pursuit of life, liberty and delectable ribs, TGI Fridays® is launching a "Ribolution" beginning today. With...


May 23, 2016, 13:39 ET Drumroll Please: TGI Fridays(SM) Partners With 20th Century Fox for the Greatest Blu-ray™ Release of All-Time "DEADPOOL"

How does the joke go? A sarcastic mercenary in a red spandex supersuit with a bad attitude walks into a bar. Ladies and gentlemen, in honor of the...


May 02, 2016, 09:05 ET Make Every Day Feel Like 'Friyay' With TGI Fridays® New Dine & Drink Pairings That Are The Perfect Motivation For A Night Out

 The 'night out' is in danger, as dinner, drinks and amusement are just one click away thanks to the latest innovations in meal delivery and...


Mar 04, 2016, 13:44 ET TGI Fridays(SM) Names Rizza Umlas As 2015 World's Greatest Bartender

 TGI FridaysSM bartender, Rizza Umlas of Manila, Philippines was declared the World's Greatest Bartender at the 25th annual World Bartender...


Feb 19, 2016, 17:00 ET America's Favorite Guilty Pleasure Is Back: TGI Fridays™ Launches First Endless Apps Of 2016

 The first Endless Apps with Endless Choice of 2016 begins now. Back by popular demand, TGI Fridays™ re-introduces Endless Apps for $10...


Feb 10, 2016, 09:20 ET Wine Sets the Mood this Valentine's Day at TGI Fridays™

The place: a social hub. The drink: wine. The mood: engaging. Welcome to TGI Fridays™ for Valentine's Week. With half-priced bottles of wine...


Dec 07, 2015, 11:50 ET TGI Fridays (SM) says "Appy Holladays" to Guests and Brings Back the Gift that Keeps on Giving: Endless Choice Apps

Starting today FridaysSM is making spirits brighter by bringing back the perennial favorite, Endless Choice Apps, to give Guests an "Appy Holladay"...


Oct 29, 2015, 16:02 ET TGI Fridays™ Completes Goal to Refranchise Majority of Restaurants Ahead of Schedule, Positions Company for Future Growth

 TGI Fridays™ today announced Gold Coast Holdings Restaurants has purchased 49 Fridays restaurants in the Boston, Philadelphia, New...


Oct 21, 2015, 07:03 ET TGI Fridays ™ Chefs Raid the Bar to Create New Spiked Plates

 America's favorite corner bar once again has nailed it. TGI Fridays™ takes pride in the experts we have behind the bar, but the tables...


Sep 14, 2015, 07:03 ET Social Media Universe Makes a Wish for Endless Choice Apps. Fridays Grants Wish.

 Apparently Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are the new magic lamp to rub and Fridays is the genie. Poof. Just like that Endless Choice Apps is...


Mar 20, 2015, 09:00 ET TGI Fridays™ Crowns Stavros Loumis As World Bartender Champion

TGI Fridays has crowned Stavros Loumis of Larnaca, Cyprus the World's Greatest Bartender at the 24th annual World Bartender Championship (WBC) in...


Mar 16, 2015, 06:00 ET TGI Fridays™ Joins The Onion and A.V. Club to Host SXSWi Party

 The best way to avoid another Monday is to turn it into a Friday. That's what's happening at SXSWi as TGI Fridays joins forces with The Onion...


Feb 11, 2015, 06:00 ET TGI Fridays™ Expands Digital Marketing Efforts to Enhance Interactions with Guests

In a move designed to offer its guests a more enhanced, robust and personalized experience both inside and outside of the restaurant, TGI...


Feb 03, 2015, 06:00 ET Taken or Lookin' this Valentine's Day? TGI Fridays™ Wants to Hear from You

 TGI Fridays™ is known for bringing people together at the bar, and this Valentine's Day is going social to ask guys and girls for their...


Jan 06, 2015, 06:01 ET TGI Fridays™ Gives Consumers the Choice to Cut Back or Cut Loose

With an eye on helping consumers recover from the most indulgent– and expensive – time of year, TGI Fridays is offering guests choice...


Dec 03, 2014, 06:01 ET TGI Fridays™ Mobile Mistletoe Drones to Surprise Guests & Encourage Holiday Cheer

 This holiday season, Fridays Mobile Mistletoe will appear in select restaurant locations to entice guests to make their social time more...


Nov 25, 2014, 00:01 ET TGI Fridays™ Survey Reveals Millennials Are Key Piece of the "Friendsgiving" Holiday Pie

Millennials are keeping the focus on a traditional family-style Thanksgiving but also extending the warm feeling of togetherness to include...