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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...


Apr 11, 2016, 09:10 ET Long Live Lunch: TGI Fridays(SM) Challenges America To Combat #FOLO With New Lunch Menu

 Americans are busier than ever, and that extends to lunch breaks.  According to a recent study commissioned by TGI FridaysSM, the...


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...


Jul 30, 2015, 14:00 ET TGI Fridays™ Announces Executive Leadership Transition

 TGI Fridays announced today that Nick Shepherd has decided to step down from his role as President and Chief Executive Officer. Shepherd...


Jul 07, 2015, 14:34 ET JIB Management Purchases Additional 48 TGI Fridays™ Restaurants

 In the latest TGI Fridays™ franchise deal to be completed, JIB Management, Inc. has purchased 48 Fridays restaurants across the Midwest...


Jul 01, 2015, 12:00 ET TGI Fridays™ Taps Into The Real Reason Social Networks Were Invented: For Friends to Give Away Free Burgers

 At Fridays, you can always count on getting the best burger on the planet and enjoying it while hanging out with your friends.  To help...


Jun 15, 2015, 07:03 ET TGI Fridays™ Beefs Up Father's Day with the Help of Football Legend Daryl "Moose" Johnston and the Return of the Rib Flight Trio

 Starting today, TGI Fridays™ gives Dads their due by turning Father's Day into Father's Week and bringing back the Dad-worthy, Rib...


May 27, 2015, 11:45 ET Jackmont Hospitality and JIB Management Purchase Florida TGI Fridays™ Restaurants

 Today TGI Fridays™ announced it has completed two separate transactions that will transition 32 company-owned Florida restaurants to...


May 21, 2015, 14:00 ET Chaswood Resources Group Acquires Six TGI Fridays™ Restaurants in China

 Chaswood Resources Group ("Chaswood"), a long-established TGI Fridays franchisee, announced that it has completed the acquisition of an...


May 14, 2015, 06:03 ET TGI Fridays™ Throws Away Happy Hour Restrictions

 TGI Fridays announces that happy hour, which the brand popularized 50 years ago, is officially dead. Why? Because dictating a specific time...


May 05, 2015, 06:03 ET TGI Fridays™ Kicks Off the Cinco de Mayo Party with Casamigos Tequila

Today, TGI Fridays announced a national partnership with ultra-premium Casamigos Tequila, an award-winning, small batch tequila created and owned...


May 04, 2015, 06:03 ET Moms: Go Wild ALL Week at TGI Fridays (TM)

 Calling all moms! You do so much for us, it's time for you to take a break and unleash your wild side at TGI Fridays. Beginning tomorrow, May...


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 23, 2015, 16:04 ET TGI Fridays™ Ups the Ante, Offers Customers Endless Choice of Appetizers

 If following up your Mozzarella Sticks with Boneless Buffalo Wings, Spicy Chicken Tostadas and finishing with Loaded Potato Skins makes you...


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...