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Nov 26, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal brings back beloved handspun Eggnog Shake for the holidays

The Krystal Company is serving a handspun Eggnog Shake this holiday season. Made with soft serve ice cream and topped with whipped cream, this...


Nov 14, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal adds new leadership to drive operational excellence

The Krystal Company has hired two senior executives with extensive QSR experience to lead its ongoing revitalization plan. Tim Ward fills the newly...


Oct 30, 2019, 14:00 ET Krystal to sell 100-150 company-owned restaurants to franchisees

The Krystal Company plans to refranchise approximately 100-150 company-owned restaurants to well-capitalized multi-unit operators as part of its...


Oct 24, 2019, 14:00 ET Notice of Potential Payment Card Incident

The Krystal Company would like to advise guests that our company is actively investigating a security incident that involves one of the payment...


Oct 16, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal wins ATD BEST Award for success through talent development

The Krystal Company has received international recognition for its best-in-class practices from the Association for Talent Development (ATD), the...


Sep 24, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal spices up menu with Nashville Hot Chik LTO

The Krystal Company is rolling out its Nashville Hot Chik systemwide on Monday, Sept. 30 as a stand-alone menu item and as part of Krystal's Pick 5...


Sep 10, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal welcomes new franchisee and expands Arkansas footprint

The Krystal Company is partnering with veteran franchisees Anand "Andy" Patel and Kalpesh "Junior" Das of Slider Joint, LLC to bring Krystal back to...


Sep 03, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal Foundation opens school-grant window for 2019-2020 academic year

The Krystal Foundation is now accepting applications for grants supporting local enrichment programs in science, technology, engineering, art and...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:59 ET Krystal launches All-You-Can-Eat Krystals and Fries for $5.99

The Krystal Company launched an incredible dine-in deal over Father's Day weekend – the first of its kind in the hamburger QSR industry. The South's...


May 28, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal introduces Frosted Slushie just in time for summer

The Krystal Company launched a new frozen beverage on Memorial Day. The summer treat is a hybrid drink fusing Sprite and crushed ice found in...


Feb 13, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal announces Square Up Scholarship winners and opens new application window for employees

The Krystal Company has selected 15 employees to receive $37,500 in scholarship awards. These recipients were chosen from applications received...


Jan 29, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal Foundation announces grant winners and opens new application window

The Krystal Foundation announces $101,112.78 in enrichment funding for 31 schools and school-affiliated organizations. These grant recipients were...


Jan 22, 2019, 08:41 ET Krystal restaurant revitalization drives sales and more jobs

The Krystal Company is seeing results from recent revitalization initiatives implemented during CEO Paul Macaluso's tenure. Razed and redesigned...


Jun 27, 2018, 08:41 ET New Krystal CMO unveils 'Live A Little' rebrand and #SquareTalk advertising campaign

The Krystal Company has partnered with The Tombras Group to create an unconventional advertising campaign that invigorates the venerable burger brand ...


Jun 13, 2018, 08:41 ET Krystal launches Square Up Scholarship program for employees

The Krystal Company announces the Square Up Scholarship program designed to empower and retain employees at the South's original quick-service...


May 09, 2018, 02:23 ET Public Schools to Receive More Than $25,000 in Grants from The Krystal® Foundation

Multiple elementary, middle and high schools throughout Georgia and Tennessee are among this year's first Squaring is Caring grant recipients. The...


Apr 02, 2018, 09:48 ET The Krystal® Company Welcomes Paul Macaluso as New CEO

The Krystal® Company, the beloved restaurant brand founded in 1932, announced today that it will welcome Paul M. Macaluso as its new Chief Executive...


Mar 01, 2018, 02:30 ET First Krystal® Foundation Grant Application of 2018 Officially Opens March 1st

A New Year means new opportunities for schools with the return of The Krystal Foundation's popular educational grant program. On March 1, 2018, The...


Feb 22, 2018, 03:42 ET The Krystal® Foundation Celebrates Its Second Year of Awarding Schools

Recognized for outstanding philanthropic endeavors, The Krystal Foundation announced its second anniversary on February 22 to award grants to...


Feb 15, 2018, 12:40 ET The Krystal® Foundation Shows How Much It Cares To the Tune Of $10,644.56

As cuts to education continue to take their toll on schools, The Krystal® Company's Squaring is Caring campaign and The Krystal Foundation are...


Jan 02, 2018, 04:09 ET Krystal® to Begin 2018 with New Chief Financial Officer

With the new year rapidly approaching, The Krystal Company® announced today the appointment of a new Chief Financial Officer – Berry L. Epley – a...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:00 ET 79-Cent Krystals® to Turn National Bah-Humbug Day into "Bah-Yum-Buns!" Day

There's not a Scrooge in town that's going to be able to resist smiling on National Bah-Humbug Day this December 21st. That's when Krystal®...


Dec 04, 2017, 11:51 ET Build Up Holiday Spirit with Krystal® on National Gingerbread Day, Dec. 12th

Some holiday items are iconic – snowmen, candy canes, gingerbread houses. Now you can add Krystal® burger multi-pack boxes to the list. In honor of...


Nov 02, 2017, 12:44 ET Krystal® Says "Thank You for Your Service" by Serving Veterans Free Breakfast

For 85 years, The Krystal Company has been devoted to service… but this year, on Veterans Day, the restaurant chain known for its signature square...


Nov 01, 2017, 14:00 ET Krystal® Invites Guests to "Think Outside the Box" on National Stuffing Day

Krystal® fans everywhere know that a steamy, square Krystal® burger makes a perfect savory meal or snack. Now, fans can bring the classic flavor of...