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Jack In The Box

 
Overview

Jack in the Box Inc., founded in 1951, is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box® restaurants and, through a wholly owned subsidiary, Qdoba Mexican Grill® in a combined 43 states. The company also operates more than 60 proprietary convenience stores called Quick Stuff®, which include a major-branded fuel station and are developed adjacent to a full-size Jack in the Box restaurant.

Jack in the Box is among the nation's leading fast-food hamburger chains, with more than 2,100 quick-serve restaurants in 18 states. As the first major hamburger chain to develop and expand the concept of drive-thru dining, Jack in the Box has always emphasized on-the-go convenience, with approximately 85 percent of the half-billion guests served annually buying food at the drive-thru or for take-out. In addition to drive-thru windows, most restaurants have indoor dining areas and are open 18-24 hours a day.

Jack in the Box pioneered a number of firsts in the quick-serve industry. It was the first major fast-food chain that started as a drive-thru, and it was also the first to introduce menu items that are now staples on most fast-food menu boards, including a breakfast sandwich and portable salad. Today, Jack in the Box offers a broad selection of distinctive, innovative products targeted at the adult fast-food consumer, including hamburgers, specialty sandwiches, salads and real ice cream shakes. Hamburgers represent the core of the menu, including the signature Jumbo Jack®, Sourdough Jack®, Ultimate Cheeseburger, and Jack's newest burger - the 100% Sirloin Burger. And, because value is important to fast-food customers, the company also offers value-priced products on "Jack's Value Menu," including tacos, a chicken sandwich and Breakfast Jack®.

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Please contact Guest Relations at 1-800-955-5225, Monday through Friday, 7:00 am - 4:00 pm (PST). Or you can write us at: Jack in the Box Inc. 9330 Balboa Ave. San Diego, CA 92123-1516 (858) 571-2121

Awards

June 2008 - SVP and Chief Marketing Officer Terri Funk Graham honored at San Diego YWCA's annual Tribute to Women in Industry Awards.

November 2007 - San Diego Human Resource Management Association honors Jack in the Box Inc. with a Wrokplace Excellence Award.

October 2007 - Jack in the Box Inc. receives a Technology Innovation Award from Nation's Restaurant News and an Industry Leadership Award from Computer Sciences Corporation.

October 2007 - Jack in the Box Inc. achieved one of the highest ratings for putting women in leadership roles at the biggest public companies in California, according to a study by the University of California, Davis Graduate School of Management.

August 2007 - Chairman and CEO Linda Lang receives a Golden Chain Award from Nation's Restaurant News for her recent achievements and career accomplishments.

July 2007 - David Theno, senior vice president of quality and logistics, honored by Food Safety Magazine with Distinguished Service Award.

June 2007 - Nation's Restaurant News honors the Chicken Chiptole Ciabatta with its MenuMasters Award for culinary excellence and as the best line extension.