Friendly's http://wamc.org en Friendly's Restaurant Chain Begins Transformation http://wamc.org/post/friendlys-restaurant-chain-begins-transformation <p>Just over a year after emerging from bankruptcy, the Friendly’s restaurant chain on Monday introduced redesigned stores and updated menus.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Friendly’s , which lost business over the last decade to casual dining competitors, is hoping&nbsp; to get people back into its booths in renovated restaurants that have a retro-look. A new menu includes classic best sellers and new items.&nbsp; CEO John Maguire says there is an emphasis on better food quality and faster service.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 10:50:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 57177 at http://wamc.org Friendly's Restaurant Chain Begins Transformation