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Mrs. Winner’s CEO Guest Appearance on CBS Atlanta Plugged-In

John Buttolph, CEO, appeared as a featured guest on the CBS Atlanta Plugged-In show highlighting National Southern Food Day. Great feature! View Program

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Mrs. Winner’s on “Zigging” While the Industry Zags

Mrs. Winner’s on ‘zigging’ while the industry ‘zags’ S.A. Whitehead, QSR Web, December 2017 In the world of quick-service restaurants, much of the last few years’ conversation has revolved around consumers’ insatiable appetite for the new and healthful, along with the challenges of making those demands work in the already demanding QSR category. But to that […]

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Mrs. Winner’s Launches Successful Loyalty Program

Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits Launches Loyalty Program QSR Magazine, November 2017 Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits, a quick-service authentic fried chicken restaurant chain, announced the system-wide launch of its customer loyalty rewards program. Through the program, customers will accumulate points with every Mrs. Winner’s purchase, redeemable for free food and drink items. Read the […]

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A New Mrs. Winnner’s opens in metro Atlanta

A new Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits has opened in metro Atlanta Becca J. G. Godwin,The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, November 2017 Fans of Atlanta-based Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits will be happy to hear that a new location has opened in Fulton County. Mrs. Winner’s menu includes quintessential southern items such as fried chicken, biscuit sandwiches, […]

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Mrs. Winner’s Has Ready-Made Markets For The Right Franchisees

Call it a comeback. After its footprint dwindled from a high of 185 stores down to zero locations, Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits is back and looking for franchisees to help the brand rebuild in the southeastern United States and continue expansion nationwide. Unlike other restaurant brands looking to establish a presence, Mrs. Winner’s is already an immensely popular brand in the southeast that people are clamoring for, CEO John Buttolph said during a recent interview from the company’s headquarters in Atlanta[…]

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The Revival Of Mrs. Winner’s Chicken And Biscuits

Meet The Attorney Planning The Revival Of Mrs. Winner’s Chicken-And-Biscuits Brand Forbes Weekly Insights, Amy Feldman, June 2016   John Buttolph never intended to be chief executive at a Southern chicken-and-biscuits chain. But when Mrs. Winner’s filed bankruptcy in 2010 after a bout of financial troubles, the corporate attorney was owed around $200,000 in legal fees. To […]

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Mrs. Winner’s in Modern Restaurant Magazine

Talking With: Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits CEO John Buttolph Modern Restaurant Magazine Staff, April 2016   Just a few years ago, John Buttolph was a lawyer in California with no food or restaurant experience. Today, he’s the CEO of Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits. In 2010, the southeastern chain known for authentic southern fried chicken, […]

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Mrs. Winner’s Opens East Point Store

MRS. WINNER’S CONTINUES COMEBACK WITH EAST POINT REOPENING What Now Atlanta, April 2016   Good news this morning for Atlantans missing Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits. The brand is continuing its comeback by reopening its East Point Location Monday, April 11, Jay Bandy, President of Goliath Consulting Group, told What Now Atlanta Sunday. Read the entire article by clicking […]

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Mrs. Winner’s Georgia Franchisee Featured in Entrepreneur

Owner of This Georgia Fried Chicken Joint Came Out a Winner After Corporate Bankruptcy Erin Schultz, Entrepreneur Magazine, April 2016   While Mrs.Winner’s Chicken and Biscuits — a beloved Southeastern quick-service restaurant brand known for its authentic Southern fried chicken, made-from-scratch biscuits and hot frosted cinnamon swirls — was busy filing bankruptcy and closing 172 company-owned restaurants, one franchisee refused […]

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Mrs. Winner’s New Owner Has Revival Dreams

Mrs. Winner’s New Owner Has Revival Dreams Nicholas Upton, Restaurant Finance, March 2016 The new owner of Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits is opening lucky store number 13 this month, the first new store since reigniting the brand. John Buttolph isn’t your typical restaurateur. The attorney got involved in 2009 to help an invested client attempt […]

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Mrs. Winner’s Featured in Atlanta Restaurants

Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits returning with Atlanta locations after bouncing back from bankruptcy Yvonne Zusel, Atlanta Restaurants, February 2016 She’s baaaack! Atlanta-based Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits — which closed all but 12 of its shops after filing for bankruptcy in 2010 — is hoping to make its way back into the hearts and […]

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Mrs. Winner’s looks to Birmingham

Atlanta-based Fried Chicken Restaurant Looks to Franchise in Birmingham Ryan Phillips, Birmingham Business Journal, February 2016 Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits – a popular Atlanta-based quick-service restaurant – this week announced it is looking for franchise partners across the Southeast, including Birmingham. The first phase of the company’s growth will be in the Atlanta market, […]

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Mrs. Winner’s is Back — and Headed to Memphis

After Losing Its Footing, Mrs. Winner’s is Back — and Headed to Memphis Meagan Nichols, Memphis Business Journal, February 2016 After filing for bankruptcy and closing all of its company-owned stores in 2010, one Southern quick-service restaurant is mounting a comeback. Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits, founded in 1979, had 184 locations across the Southeast […]

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