SONIC’s Carhop Classic meal deal complete with SONIC Cheeseburger and Onion Rings for only $2.99

SONIC’s Carhop Classic meal deal complete with SONIC Cheeseburger and Onion Rings for only $2.99

 

OKLAHOMA CITY, 2017-Sep-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — SONIC® Drive-In’s (NASDAQ: SONC) new Carhop Classic meal deal delivers guests the classic tastes they love at an incredible value complete with a SONIC Cheeseburger and Onion Rings for only $2.99*.

The Carhop Classic includes SONIC’s Cheeseburger, made with a 100-percent pure beef quarter-pound patty, fresh tomatoes, chopped onions and crinkle cut pickles all stacked on a toasted bakery-quality bun. The bundle also includes SONIC’s delicious Onion Rings that are handmade daily and ready to order at every drive-in. Cheeseburger fans can complete their meal by adding on one of SONIC’s many drink combinations including the classic Cherry Limeade.

“Our iconic Cheeseburgers are a classic item that we’ve had on the menu at SONIC since 1953 and is still a fan favorite,” said Lori Abou Habib, chief marketing officer for SONIC. “We constantly seek new ways to give our guests a fun eating experience, and the Carhop Classic deal is a great way for Cheeseburger lovers to also enjoy our handmade Onion Rings at a great deal any time of day.”

SONIC’s Carhop Classic is available for a limited only, so grab a friend and head to the drive-in to get this flavorful deal before it’s gone.

* Tax not included. See menu for details.

About SONIC®, America’s Drive-In®

SONIC, America’s Drive-In is the nation’s largest drive-in restaurant chain serving approximately 3 million customers every day. More than 90 percent of SONIC’s 3,500 drive-in locations are owned and operated by local business men and women. For 64 years, SONIC has delighted guests with signature menu items, 1.3 million drink combinations and friendly service by iconic Carhops. Since the 2009 launch of SONIC’s Limeades for Learning® campaign in partnership with DonorsChoose.org, SONIC has donated $8.4 million to public school teachers’ classrooms nationwide to fund essential learning materials and innovative teaching resources to inspire creativity and learning in their students. To learn more about Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ/NM: SONC), please visit sonicdrivein.com and please visit or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. To learn about SONIC’s Limeades for Learning initiative, please visit LimeadesforLearning.com.

Contact:
Rebeka Mora
512-542-2804
Rebeka.Mora@cohnwolfe.com

Source: SONIC Drive-In

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Sonic’s announces the departure of its president and chief marketing officer Todd Smith

OKLAHOMA CITY, 2017-Feb-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:SONC), the nation’s largest chain of drive-in restaurants, today (Feb 8, 2017) announced that Todd Smith, president and chief marketing officer, will resign from the position effective March 9, 2017. Smith will serve in a transition role through that date and then will pursue an entrepreneurial opportunity outside of the quick-service restaurant industry. A search is underway to fill the chief marketing position and those duties will be allocated among current members of management in the interim.

“In Todd’s nearly five years at SONIC, he shifted our marketing strategy to deploy digital communications both onlot at SONIC and offlot through media channels,” said Cliff Hudson, CEO. “We thank Todd for the numerous contributions he has made to the brand and wish him great success in the future.”

“As a lifelong SONIC fan, leading the marketing function for this brand was an incredible opportunity and experience,” said Smith. “I’m proud of my team and the work we’ve done together over the past five years.”

Smith joined SONIC in 2012 as vice president of national marketing and was promoted to chief marketing officer in 2015, prior to his most recent role.

About SONIC, America’s Drive-In

SONIC, America’s Drive-In is the nation’s largest drive-in restaurant chain serving approximately 3 million customers every day. More than 90 percent of SONIC’s 3,500 drive-in locations are owned and operated by local business men and women. For 64 years, SONIC has delighted guests with signature menu items, 1.3 million drink combinations and friendly service by iconic Carhops. Since the 2009 launch of SONIC’s Limeades for Learning philanthropic campaign in partnership with DonorsChoose.org, SONIC has donated $7.4 million to public school teachers nationwide to fund essential learning materials and innovative teaching resources to inspire creativity and learning in today’s youth. To learn more about Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ/NM: SONC), please visit http://sonicdrivein.com and please visit or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. To learn about SONIC’s Limeades for Learning initiative, please visit Limeadesforlearning.com.

Contact:
Christi Woodworth
(405) 225-5600
Vice President of Public Relations

Source: Sonic Corp.

Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel joins SONIC’s Blast® Flavor Funnels

Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel joins SONIC's Blast® Flavor Funnels
Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel joins SONIC’s Blast® Flavor Funnels

 

OKLAHOMA CITY, 2016-Nov-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — SONIC® Drive-In (NASDAQ: SONC) is expanding its line of innovative SONIC Blast® Flavor Funnels with the Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel. Boasting a rich chocolate funnel all the way down the middle of the new Pecan Pie Master Blast from top to bottom, it’s a decadent twist on a seasonal classic.

The Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel offers a new way to enjoy the beloved pecan pie, with hand-mixed Real Ice Cream, delicious pecan pie flavors like brown sugar, real pecans and shortbread all swirling around an irresistible chocolate surprise waiting in the middle.

“Our introduction of Flavor Funnels in August gave our guests more ways to customize their favorite SONIC Blast to create the ultimate dessert experience,” said Scott Uehlein, vice president of product innovation & development for SONIC. “The holidays are the perfect time for a SONIC spin on Pecan Pie, which is our Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel. Adding the flavors of toasted pecans, pecan pie filling and buttery pie crust to a SONIC Blast with chocolate flavor funnel, we’ve put our own twist to a quintessential holiday favorite.”

All SONIC Blast Flavor Funnels, with cores of sweet, creamy goodness in the middle of your favorite Blasts, are perfect treats for the holidays. What says “celebrate” like savoring more of the stuff you love in each bite?

In addition to the SONIC Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel, Flavor Funnels are available in five other Blast offerings: SONIC Blast made with Snickers® Bars and Caramel Flavor Funnel; SONIC Blast made with Butterfinger® pieces and Caramel Flavor Funnel; SONIC Blast made with Oreo® cookie pieces and Oreo® Stuffing Flavor Funnel; SONIC Blast made with M&Ms® Chocolate candies and Chocolate Flavor Funnel; and SONIC Blast made with Reese’s® Peanut Butter Cups and Peanut Butter Flavor Funnel. Or, add a Flavor Funnel to any of SONIC’s Blasts for just $.50* to create a custom dessert with your favorite flavors in each bite.

Flavor Funnels and the Holiday Pecan Pie Flavor Funnel are available for a limited time only at SONIC, so stop by your local drive-in soon this holiday season.

*Tax not included.

About SONIC, America’s Drive-In

SONIC, America’s Drive-In is the nation’s largest drive-in restaurant chain, serving more than 3 million customers every day. Nearly 90 percent of SONIC’s 3,500 drive-in locations are owned and operated by local business men and women. Over more than 60 years, SONIC has delighted guests with signature menu items, more than 1.3 million drink combinations and friendly service by iconic Carhops. Since the 2009 launch of SONIC’s Limeades for Learning philanthropic campaign in partnership with DonorsChoose.org, SONIC has donated more than $6 million to public school teachers nationwide to fund essential learning materials and innovative teaching resources to inspire creativity and learning in today’s youth. This year, SONIC announced a $15 million commitment over the next five years to making a difference in public school classrooms across the country. To learn more about Sonic Corp.(NASDAQ/NM: SONC), please visit sonicdrivein.com and please visit or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. To learn more about SONIC’s Limeades for Learning initiative, please visit Limeadesforlearning.com.

Contact:
Matthew Young
512-542-2802
Matthew.Young@cohnwolfe.com

Source: SONIC Drive-In

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