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Toggle Summary Special Committee of Papa John’s Board Approves Company Actions with Respect to John H. Schnatter
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 15, 2018-- Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced that a special committee of the board of directors consisting of all of the independent directors was formed to evaluate and take action with respect to all of the company’s
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Toggle Summary A Message from Papa John’s CEO Steve Ritchie
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 13, 2018-- Papa John’s is not an individual. Papa John’s is a pizza company with 120,000 corporate and franchise team members around the world. Our employees represent all walks of life, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive and equitable workplace
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Toggle Summary Papa John’s Announces Resignation of John H. Schnatter as Chairman of the Board
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 11, 2018-- Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced that the independent directors of the company have accepted the resignation of John H. Schnatter as Chairman of the Board. Olivia Kirtley acts as the company’s Lead Independent
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Toggle Summary Papa John’s International Completes Sale of China Restaurants
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 28, 2018-- Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA), today announced the sale of its restaurants in Beijing and Tianjin, China . Papa John’s China LLC sold its ownership of all 34 locations in Beijing and Tianjin to Asia Gourmet Holdings ( Shanghai )
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Toggle Summary Papa John’s Celebrates James Harden’s Most Valuable Player Award by Offering Free ‘MVPizzas’ in Houston
Free extra large pizzas featuring Harden’s likeness—beard and all—made from ingredients inspired by his MVP performance will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 26, 2018-- To celebrate Papa John’s partner James Harden winning the 63rd MVP Award,
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Toggle Summary Papa John's Celebrates New Donut Holes Dessert on National Donut Day with Free Donut Holes and a Once-in-a-Lifetime Trip to Visit Donut Island
Try the New Caramel Cream Filled Donut Holes for Free on June 1 , National Donut Day, Then Enter to Win a Trip to Donut Island LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pizza lovers can now enjoy the best of breakfast at any time of day with new Donut Holes from Papa John's International, Inc.
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Toggle Summary Papa John's International Reaches Milestone with 50th Restaurant Opening in Turkey
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA), is expanding its presence in the Middle East and Asia with the opening of the 50 th Papa John's restaurant in Turkey . PJ Gida Islatmeleri A.S. San. VE TIC. A.S. (PJ Gida), is the master Papa John's franchisee in
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Toggle Summary Papa John's International Reaches Milestone with 50th Restaurant Opening in Spain
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA), continues its International expansion with the opening of its 50 th restaurant in Spain . The franchise, PJ Espana Pizzerias S.L . (PJ Espana) is owned by Drake Enterprises AG .
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Toggle Summary Papa John's Announces First Quarter 2018 Results and Reaffirms 2018 Outlook
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced financial results for the first quarter ended April 1, 2018 . Highlights First quarter earnings per diluted share of $0.50 in 2018 compared to $0.77 in the first quarter of 2017 North America
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Toggle Summary Papa John's Announces Quarterly Dividend
LOUISVILLE, Ky. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.225 per common share, payable May 25, 2018 , to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 14, 2018 .
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