Arby's to try chicken linein Youngstown market
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Arby's LLC, the fast-food restaurant chain known for its beef sandwiches, will test an entire line of chicken sandwiches, wraps, tenders and salad products in four markets, including Youngstown, starting this month.
Arby's chicken products are also being tested in Detroit, Jacksonville, Fla., and Charleston, S.C.
The company is looking to launch its new chicken line midyear, pending the results of the tests.
Standard Register finishesequipment services sale
DAYTON -- Standard Register has completed the sale of its equipment services business to Pitney Bowes for approximately $17 million cash.
The transaction involved the sale of selected assets and the transfer of selected accrued liabilities of Standard Register's equipment services business to Pitney Bowes.
Standard Register retained and will collect an estimated $3 million in equipment service business accounts receivable.
Under the terms of the sale, all of Standard Register's approximately 200 equipment service associates were offered jobs by Pitney Bowes.
Big Lots CEO to step down
COLUMBUS -- Big Lots Inc. Chairman Michael Potter plans to relinquish his chief executive title so he can move his family back to the West Coast, the company said.
Potter, who has been with Big Lots for 14 years, will become the new chief strategy officer, the company said Thursday. He will serve as chief executive until a replacement is found and will remain chairman.
Vindicator staff/wire reports