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Bojangles' is a Southeastern regional chain of fast food restaurants, specializing in mild cajun seasoning, fried chicken, and buttermilk biscuits. The Company's restaurants serve Southern staples as diverse as fried chicken (tenders or bone-in pieces), mashed potatoes, green beans, and coleslaw. Among the restaurant's signature items are dirty rice (sausage and specially seasoned rice), chicken supremes (chicken strips), and Cajun pinto beans along with its signature biscuits and sweetened iced tea. The restaurant also produces its own signature dipping sauce, Bo Sauce.

TypePublic
Founded1977
HQCharlotte, US
Websitebojangles.com
Employee Ratings3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)9,900
Job Openings2,715
Revenue (FY, 2017)$547.4 M(+3%)
Share Price (Jan 2019)$16.1

Key People/Management at Bojangles

James Kibler

James Kibler

Interim President and CEO

Bojangles Office Locations

Bojangles has an office in Charlotte
Charlotte, US (HQ)
9432 Southern Pine Blvd
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Bojangles Financials and Metrics

Bojangles Revenue

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Bojangles's revenue was reported to be $547.44 m in FY, 2017 which is a 2.9% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2018)

138.7m

Gross profit (Q3, 2018)

23.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2018), %

16.6%

Net income (Q3, 2018)

(2.7m)

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

(2.6m)

Market capitalization (28-Jan-2019)

611.0m

Closing stock price (28-Jan-2019)

16.1

Cash (30-Sep-2018)

16.0m

EV

719.9m
Bojangles's current market capitalization is $611 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

488.2m531.9m547.4m

Revenue growth, %

9%3%

Cost of goods sold

389.3m422.4m451.4m

Gross profit

98.9m109.4m96.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

114.6m120.5m124.3m127.7m131.6m131.5m134.4m133.4m137.5m140.5m138.7m

Cost of goods sold

93.6m94.9m98.6m103.4m103.3m107.9m110.1m112.1m115.5m117.1m115.6m

Gross profit

21.1m25.6m25.7m24.3m28.3m23.6m24.3m21.3m22.0m23.4m23.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

18%21%21%19%22%18%18%16%16%17%17%
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

14.3m13.9m14.1m

Accounts Receivable

5.1m5.7m5.9m

Prepaid Expenses

2.4m

Inventories

3.1m3.3m3.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

14.1m12.8m15.1m21.4m17.4m19.5m21.4m14.8m17.7m19.4m15.7m16.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.6m4.6m3.7m4.0m5.4m3.9m5.2m6.3m3.8m4.6m5.5m4.1m

Prepaid Expenses

2.7m3.1m4.2m2.3m4.0m3.5m2.1m5.3m5.7m2.0m6.3m12.6m

Inventories

2.4m2.6m2.7m2.9m3.0m3.1m3.3m3.3m3.7m3.4m2.8m2.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

26.5m37.7m72.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

14.3m15.6m16.6m

Inventories

(360.0k)(267.0k)(308.0k)

Accounts Payable

2.9m(2.7m)(4.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

3.4m9.8m18.7m7.8m17.9m27.9m7.6m16.2m23.2m4.7m7.1m4.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.3m6.7m10.5m3.8m7.6m11.6m3.9m8.1m12.3m4.1m8.3m11.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

6.8m18.6m33.1m12.3m25.3m42.8m14.2m24.1m36.8m16.1m27.3m41.7m

Purchases of PP&E

(1.2m)(4.7m)(8.6m)(839.0k)(3.9m)(5.9m)(3.0m)(6.5m)(7.5m)(1.8m)(2.9m)(5.8m)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

-280.8 x

EV/CFO

17.2 x

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Bojangles Operating Metrics

Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017

Average Check

$6.97 $7.08 $7.28

Franchised Restaurants

377 379 383 381 383 394 398 407 414 426 433 439

Owned Restaurants

258 267 274 281 288 295 301 309 314 314 316 325
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Bojangles Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
BJ Georgia, LLC
BJ Restaurant Development, LLC
Bojangles’ International, LLC
Bojangles’ Restaurants, Inc.

Bojangles Revenue Breakdown

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Bojangles revenue breakdown by business segment: 95.9% from Company restaurant revenues and 4.1% from Other

Bojangles Online and Social Media Presence

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Bojangles News and Updates

Bojangles Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway Goes Green

DARLINGTON, S.C. – Race fans have a chance to win a pace car ride at the Bojangles’ Southern 500 green race at Darlington Raceway. The Labor Day weekend race will be fueled by 100 percent Green Power, distributed by Pee Dee Electric Cooperative and generated by state-owned utility Santee Cooper. To …

UPDATE 1-Fast food chain Bojangles to be taken private for $593 mln

Fast-food chain Bojangles Inc is being taken private by investment firms Durational Capital Management LP and Jordan Co for $593.7 million, the latest deal in a sector that is struggling with high costs and increased competition.

Fast food chain Bojangles to be taken private for $593 million

Fast food chain Bojangles Inc said on Tuesday it would be taken private by investment firms Durational Capital Management LP and Jordan Co for $593.7 million.

What's new in Charlotte, North Carolina this fall

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Charlotte is on trend for fall with Instagrammable new foodie options, festival moments worthy of sharing with #charlottesgotalot and a celebration of the Queen City's history of firsts (hello, peanut butter crackers). The city was...
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Bojangles Blogs

Have You Taken Part in These Tailgate Traditions?

University of South Carolina Columbia, SC Home of the… Gamecocks Ever tailgated in a train car? Lucky fans at the University of South Carolina can experience such a feat. The Cockaboose Railroad is comprised of 22 garnet cabooses fit with couches, TVs, bars, plumbing, and just about anything you’d n…

Make Your Own Bojangles’-Inspired Turkey This Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, we’re unable to offer Seasoned Fried Turkeys. We know. It’s a bummer. The good news is you can still have authentic Bojangles’ flavor in your Thanksgiving meal by using these recipes.   Turkey Brine INGREDIENTS 3 cups apple cider 2 cups brown sugar 1 cup kosher salt 3 tablespoons …

Win Your At-Home Tailgate

Our love for tailgating and football goes together…well, like chicken and biscuits. Tailgating doesn’t have to be limited to home games in your city, though. Check out our tips on how you can transform your home into a tailgating paradise for your favorite teams’ away games. Grab your favorite teams…

The Sizzle is Back!

Can’t get enough of our beloved Pork Chop Griller? We can’t blame you for loving this pork chop seared to sizzling perfection. That’s why we created a ringtone of our famous sizzle. You’ll never be without it! Download through Zedge, or click here to download manually.     The post The Sizzle is Bac…

Recipe: Chicken Tostadas

In the mood for a fun – and deliciously playful – snack? Grab your favorite Bojangles’® Roasted Chicken Bites™ (or Chicken Supremes® for a little kick), combine with Bojangles’ Cajun Pintos®, and pile high for a one-of-a-kind Bojangles’® Chicken Tostada. The messier the better. (Disclaimer: This ite…

Finalists Take the Stage for Our Annual Master Biscuit Maker Competition

We take our biscuits very, very seriously. How else can we serve the best? Each year, Bojangles’ hosts an incredible group of biscuit makers (after competing locally for the top spots) to determine the ultimate Master Biscuit Maker. The winner receives the coveted title as well as a cash prize (and …
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Bojangles Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bojangles founded?

    Bojangles was founded in 1977.

  • Who are Bojangles key executives?

    Bojangles's key executives are James Kibler.

  • How many employees does Bojangles have?

    Bojangles has 9,900 employees.

  • What is Bojangles revenue?

    Latest Bojangles annual revenue is $547.4 m.

  • What is Bojangles revenue per employee?

    Latest Bojangles revenue per employee is $55.3 k.

  • Who are Bojangles competitors?

    Competitors of Bojangles include Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Darden Restaurants and The Cheesecake Factory.

  • Where is Bojangles headquarters?

    Bojangles headquarters is located at 9432 Southern Pine Blvd, Charlotte.

  • Where are Bojangles offices?

    Bojangles has an office in Charlotte.

  • How many offices does Bojangles have?

    Bojangles has 1 office.