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Toggle Summary Potbelly Provides Mid-Quarter Business Update
Cash burn reduced by 75% and Company cash-neutral at store-level as of May 31, 2020 Substantial sales improvement in areas beginning to allow some level of dine-in experience Company to participate in the 40 th Annual Piper Sandler Consumer Marketplace Conference today CHICAGO, June 04, 2020 (GLOBE
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Reports Results for First Fiscal Quarter 2020
Company remains focused on the health and safety of employees, customers, franchisees, and communities Prior investments in Off-Premise & Digital, coupled with decisive cost and operating efficiency actions, are driving improving trends in the second quarter CHICAGO, May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Appoints David J. Near and Todd W. Smith to Board of Directors
Announces Agreement with Shareholders led by Vann A. Avedisian CHICAGO, May 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB) today announced that it has reached an agreement (the “Agreement”) with shareholders led by Vann A. Avedisian (the “Shareholder Investors”) to appoint David
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2020 Results on May 12th
CHICAGO, May 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB ), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop, today announced the date for the release of its first fiscal quarter 2020 financial results. First Quarter 2020 Results Potbelly will report its unaudited financial results for the
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Returning Payroll Protection Program Loan
CHICAGO (April 25, 2020) – Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB) today released the following statement. Potbelly’s sales dropped dramatically when COVID-19 hit, forcing us to furlough employees, close shops, and significantly cut salaries at all levels of the organization.
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Appoints Steven W. Cirulis as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Strategy Officer
New CFO brings over 20 years of financial and strategy development experience across the fast-casual, quick-service, and retail industries CHICAGO , April 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop, today announced that Steven W.
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Provides Update on Current Business Conditions
Company committed to safety of customers and employees; Focused on Off-Premise & Digital channel, including new curbside pick-up option CHICAGO , March 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop, today provided an update on current
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Reports Results for Fourth Fiscal Quarter and Full Year 2019
Best comparable quarterly same-store sales (“SSS”) in over three years Third consecutive quarter of sequential SSS improvement Provides positive SSS outlook for 2020 CHICAGO , Feb. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results on February 25th
CHICAGO , Feb. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB ), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today announced the date for the release of its fourth fiscal quarter and full year 2019 financial results. Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results Potbelly will report
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Toggle Summary Potbelly delivers a sweet deal to warm your Chicago winter
Chicago’s sandwich giant offers free delivery and a free cookie Feb 17 - Mar 1 CHICAGO --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 17, 2020-- If anyone deserves a special boost to make it through the rest of winter, it’s the people of Chicago . You’ve battled snow, single-digit temperatures, and bruising wind, which
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Announces Chief Financial Officer Transition
Strategic priorities to accelerate transformation remain underway CHICAGO , Dec. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today announced that Tom Fitzgerald is stepping down from his position to accept a senior leadership
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Reports Results for Third Fiscal Quarter 2019
Continued progress driven by expanded delivery channels, robust franchise pipeline, and  strong growth in Off-Premise and Digital CHICAGO , Nov. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today reported financial results for the
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Sandwich Shop Adds Grubhub as Nationwide Delivery Partner
Partnership will enhance the Company’s delivery reach and accelerate Off-Premise and Digital growth CHICAGO , Oct. 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today announced a nationwide partnership with Grubhub (NYSE:GRUB), the
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2019 Results on November 4th
CHICAGO , Oct. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB ), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today announced the date for the release of its third fiscal quarter 2019 financial results. Third Quarter 2019 Results Potbelly will report its unaudited financial
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Appoints David Head to the Board of Directors
Tenured CEO with Nearly 40 Years of Restaurant Experience to Join Board of Directors CHICAGO , Aug. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today announced the appointment of David Head to the Company’s Board of Directors.
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Toggle Summary Potbelly Corporation Reports Results for Second Fiscal Quarter 2019
Menu optimization, off-premise and digital channels, and franchise initiatives gaining momentum; company reiterates same-store sales and profitability guidance CHICAGO , Aug. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop concept, today
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