BDT, the release states, is a "merchant bank specializing in family and founder-led companies".
"As the brand embarks on a growth and expansion plan, we decided the time was right to promote new leadership to carry the company forward", stated Whataburger President/CEO Preston Atkinson, in a recent press release. It invests in family-owned companies worldwide. "They have a track record of success with businesses as special as ours that want to grow, while preserving culture and family history".
The Whataburger headquarters will remain in San Antonio, and leadership isn't expecting to make any major changes. After all, a quick internet search indicates the closest Whataburger to Chicago is almost 700 miles away, in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Animated Spice Girls movie in the works at Paramount The yet-unnamed Spice Girls film is due to be released in 2020, 13 years after the girls' first move, Spice World was released. Over two decades after the release of Spice World , the Spice Girls are now working on an animated feature with Paramount.
"Together, BDT and the Whataburger team will begin exploring expansion plans - while staying true to the brand it has been over the past 69 years", Whataburger said in a statement about the sale. Davis says the goal of trying to expand from being a regional chain does bring some risk, but the company has been doing well in a fast-food industry that has been stagnating. "Let's hope it does not get Chicago'ed", said customer Derreck Wells.
According to the Statesman, Tom Dobson, part of the Dobson family that co-founded Whataburger alongside Paul Burton, will retain minority ownership in the company.
"They would be insane to mess with this formula that has worked", Davis said.
And they rounded off the year by beating Arsenal in the Europa Leauge final, securing Sarri's first major piece of silverware. And should Chelsea fire him, Sarri is said to be ready to lure Emerson Palmieri away from Stamford Bridge to Juventus.
But I am happy that India has responded, since it was giving a wrong signal about India's decision-making process. The US, on the other hand, is India's largest export market, accounting for 20 per cent of all shipments.
According to authorities, the unidentified girl "was trying to cross into the U.S. with a group of people from her country". The statement goes on to describe it as "rugged desert wilderness with few backcountry roads and little to no resources".
From June 2020, around 3.7 million households which previously received a free licence will have to pay for one. Mr Higgins urged people to check if they are eligible for pension credit by calling 0808 802 0020.
This year, Congress passed a bipartisan resolution to withdraw the United States from the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen . But Democrats were not having it - and Republicans were clearly uncomfortable with having been circumvented as well.
The project will also allow Volvo to use a similar autonomous base vehicle concept for its future autonomous drive cars from 2020. Uber says its future plans include having the drones land on top of parked Uber vehicles located near the delivery locations.
The late owner will be enshrined in August, joining the likes of Jerry Jones, Art Rooney and Al Davis as team owners in the Hall. Bowlen is no longer able to be part of the team's daily operations due to his condition", the team announced at the time.
West Bengal medicos strike heat reaches Odisha
Despite the cease work strike, the emergency services at the State's premier health institute has remained unaffected. The agitation has spread to New Delhi and Mumbai , too, where doctors are protesting the lack of security they face.
First posthumous song featuring Mac Miller released
In the song, Mac raps about the difficulties of being in an imperfect relationship and the lies couples tell one another. The singer also reportedly played late Miller's music on the speakers, thereby paying a tribute to him.
Facebook will pay you to gather information from you
Among them, Dimitri Sirota, CEO and co-founder of data privacy company BigID , who said that the app is "a mixed bag for privacy". Also, the firm has said it will not collect a user's ID, passwords, or other content such as photos, videos, or messages.
Everything You May Have Missed Coming Out of E3 2019
Marvel's Avengers is trying to forge its own universe and perhaps borrow from the MCU, but certainly not adapt it directly . Escayg said to the site "we are always listening to, and welcome feedback from our community".
Australia beats Brazil 3-2 with aid from an own goal
France, meanwhile, are certain to at least be one of the best third-placed teams as they already have six points in Group A. That's a tough one, isn't it? They overcame a 2-0 deficit to score three straight goals and regained a lot of confidence.
Huawei reportedly urging Verizon to pay fees on over 200 patents
A new report from Reuters claims that Huawei is in a patent dispute with Verizon for unregulated use of an estimated 230 patents. Four days later, Google announced it was cutting off Huawei's access to future updates of Google's Android and Google Play Store.