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Type Private
Industry Restaurants
Founded 1988 as Gratzi's in Lexington, Kentucky
Headquarters Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.
Key people Carl T Howard, President and CEO
Products Fast casual Italian-American food, including spaghetti and meatballs, Fettuccine alfredo, lasagna, ravioli, breadsticks, pizza, Submarinos sandwiches, and salads.
Owners Sun Capital Partners
Employees 4700
Website fazolis.com

Fazoli's is a Italian-American fast casual restaurant chain[1][2] based in Lexington, Kentucky. It was founded in 1988[3] and is owned by Sun Capital Partners.[4] The chain specializes in Italian cuisine and dishes.[2] Carl Howard is the company's president and CEO.[5]

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  1. ^ Brandau, Mark (November 26, 2013). "Fazoli’s CEO talks turnaround". Nation's Restaurant News. Retrieved 10 July 2014. (subscription required)
  2. ^ a b Oches, Sam (May 18, 2013). "From the Floor: Fazoli's to Launch New Concept". QSR Magazine. Retrieved 10 July 2014. 
  3. ^ http://www.fazolis.com/company-info
  4. ^ "Fazoli's sold to private firm". Kentucky.com. [dead link]
  5. ^ Truman, Cheryl (May 23, 2014). "Lexington-based Fazoli's CEO tops list of restaurant industry movers and shakers". Kentucky.com. Retrieved 10 July 2014. 

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