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10 Reasons We Will Love Friendly's Forever More

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 09.03.2014 | Taste

One word: Fribble.

PHOTOS: Friendly's Gets A Makeover, Hires 'Scoopologists'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 01.29.2013 | Home

Friendly's Ice Cream, the East coast chain long recognizable by its bright red signs and wooden dining booths, is getting a makeover. A press relea...

Look: Family Receives Shocking Discount

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.10.2013 | Small Business

A restaurant worker in North Carolina went out of his way to cheer up a pregnant customer who was more than ready to give birth. The good deed went...

LOOK: Woman Finds Ridiculous Message On Friendly's Bill

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.12.2012 | Money

A trip to Friendly’s turned into a very unfriendly experience for one New Hampshire family. Dawn Cunningham was less than surprised when her fami...

First Goodbye to a Friend

Leigh Flayton | Posted 10.01.2012 | Women
Leigh Flayton

I had other friends, but Renee was my favorite. I admired her in a way that I didn't admire anyone else.

No Happy Ending for Friendly's

Eileen Appelbaum | Posted 01.21.2012 | Business
Eileen Appelbaum

Sun Capital's disregard for Friendly's workers extends beyond the effort to dump its pension obligations. The company could have provided advance notice of the impending shutdown to workers. Instead, workers were told one evening that the next day would be their last.

Friendly's CEO Billed Bankrupt-Chain Hundreds Of Thousands In Expenses

Posted 11.18.2011 | Business

The CEO of Friendly's sent the ice cream giant hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of expenses the year before the company filed for bankruptcy. ...

Have Teens Stopped Eating Out? (VIDEO)

Posted 01.02.2012 | Home

Once some of the biggest customers of restaurant chains like Chevy's and Friendly's, many teens are now avoiding dining out -- and the restaurant indu...

Stonington, CT: Remembering The 'Real' Friendly's

stonington.patch.com | Posted 12.12.2011 | Home

We sat at the counter and tried to get some eggs and toast in our bellies so that we wouldn't die of a hangover during commencement....

Not So Friendly: Restaurant Chain Serves Up Layoffs

Daily Finance | Alice Hines | Posted 12.06.2011 | Business

Friendly's Ice Cream Corp. laid off 1,260 employees with almost no notice on Tuesday night. And there's little that employees can do about it. ...

Friendly's Files For Bankruptcy, Closes 63 Locations

Posted 12.05.2011 | Home

UPDATE (10-5 10:52 a.m.): It's official: Friendly's has filed for bankruptcy. Consumerist reports that the company confirmed this morning that the Cha...

Fast Food Lobster Rolls

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.15.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

Lobster is one of those ingredients that you don't expect to see on the menu of a fast food chain -- the health risks associated with shellfish, and t...

Colbert's 'Thought For Food' Tackles 'Kentucky Tuna', Competitive Eating, Excessive Sandwiches

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Stephen Colbert presented a "Thought For Food" segment last night, touching on hot food issues of the day: obesity, Asian carp, last weekend's Coney I...

Challenger To The KFC Double Down Throne?

Slashfood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

KFC's Double Down sandwich couldn't hold the spotlight forever...we knew it was only a matter of time before someone pushed the envelope even further....