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Famous Dave's Finds its Sweet Spot

This past May, Famous Dave’s turned a corner. The Minnetonka, Minnesota-based barbecue brand reported its first quarter of profitability since Q2 of 2016, posting net income of $998,000, or 13 cents per share, compared to net loss of $1.

Famous Dave’s Returns to Profitability

For the first time since the second quarter of 2016, Famous Dave’s is back in the green. The barbecue chain reported net income of $998,000 in the first quarter, or 13 cents per share, compared to net loss of $1.

Famous Dave’s CFO Dexter Newman to Resign in March

Dexter Newman, the chief financial officer of Famous Dave’s of America, will step down from his position on March 5, the company announced Monday in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.“The company and its board of directors wishes to express sincere thanks and appreciation to Mr.

Famous Dave's Names Jeffery Crivello New CEO

Famous Dave's of America, Inc. announced that its board of directors has appointed Jeffery Crivello as the company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective November 14. Crivello has served on Famous Dave’s Board of Directors since August 2017.

Famous Dave's Continues Optimization Plan

Famous Dave's of America, Inc. reported financial results for the second quarter ending July 2, 2017.Highlights for the second quarter of 2017:Franchise-operated comparable restaurant sales improved to (3.

Famous Dave’s Refranchising Company-Owned Stores

In the next 12 to 24 months, company-owned Famous Dave’s will be a thing of the past. But in the meantime, the chain could close additional stores, CEO Mike Lister said in a conference call.The 173-unit chain reported comparable-restaurant sales declines of 4.

Famous Dave's Posts Best Sales in 12 Quarters

Famous Dave's of America, Inc. reported financial results for the third quarter ending October 2.Highlights for the third quarter of 2016 as compared to the third quarter of 2015:Comparable sales for company-owned restaurants open 24 months or more decreased 1 percent compared to a decrease of 9.

Financial Performance 'Unsatisfactory' at Famous Dave's

Famous Dave's of America, Inc. reported financial results for the first quarter ending April 3.Highlights for the first quarter of 2016 as compared to the first quarter of 2015:Comparable sales for company-owned restaurants open 24 months or more decreased 7.

Famous Dave’s Opens Restaurant in Abu Dhabi

Famous Dave's of America, Inc.  announced that it has opened its newest award-winning barbecue restaurant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. This opening at the Abu Dhabi Mall represents the first expansion for the brand outside of North America.

Famous Dave's Seeks CEO For Continued Growth

Famous Dave's of America Inc. today announced that Ed Rensi has stepped down from his role as CEO effective immediately. Rensi joined the Famous Dave's Board in January 2014, and agreed to assume the role of chief executive officer in February 2014 following the unexpected resignation of his predecessor.

Elimination of Discount Strategy Lowers Sales at Famous Dave's

Famous Dave's of America today reported financial results for the first quarter ending March 29, 2015.Company revenue decreased from $35.7 million to $32.6 million, primarily reflecting the combined impact of the closure of four company-owned restaurants since the end of the first quarter 2014 and a comparable sales decrease.