Big Boy Eating places Worldwide, LLC. is a restaurant chain with its headquarters in Warren, Michigan, in Metro Detroit. Big Boy additionally refers to Frisch’s Massive Boy Eating places headquartered in Cincinnati.
Massive Boy was began as Bob’s Pantry in 1936 by Bob Wian in Glendale, California, USA. The restaurant turned referred to as “Bob’s, Dwelling of the Big Boy Hamburger” then as Bob’s Big Boy. It turned an area chain beneath that identify and nationally beneath the Big Boy identify, franchised by Robert C. Wian Enterprises. Marriott Company purchased Large Boy in 1967. One of many bigger franchise operators, Elias Brothers, bought the chain from Marriott in 1987, moved the headquarters of the corporate to Warren, Michigan, and operated it till chapter was declared in 2000.
Following the chapter, the chain was offered to investor Robert Liggett, Jr., who took over as Chief Government Officer (CEO), renamed the corporate Big Boy Eating places Worldwide (BBRI) and saved the headquarters in Warren. The corporate is the operator or franchisor for 104 Big Boy eating places in america. BBRI additionally licenses 281 Big Boy eating places working in Japan.
Instantly after Liggett’s buy, Liggett Restaurant Enterprises—now generally known as Big Boy Eating places Worldwide—negotiated an settlement with the opposite giant franchise operator, Frisch’s Eating places. The Big Boy logos in Kentucky, Indiana, and most of Ohio and Tennessee transferred to Frisch’s possession; all different Frisch’s territories transferred to Liggett. Thus Frisch’s is not a franchisee, however Big Boy Eating places Worldwide and Frisch’s at the moment are co-registrants of the Big Boy title and trademark. Frisch’s operates or franchises one hundred twenty Big Boy eating places in america.