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Effort Underscores LJS’ Commitment to Sustainability, Quality 

 LOUISVILLE, Ky. August 22, 2016 Long John Silver’s this week debuted a new campaign designed to broaden the brand’s conversation with current and future customers using a variety of online channels. The campaign revolves around a core of three dramatic “Spoken CinemaTM” pieces performed by artist Steve Connell that focus on Sustainability, Quality and Family.


August 11, 2016 (first day of operations), the LJS restaurants listed below were acquired by LJS Opco Two, LLC.

 Leigh Ann VanDam brings more than a Decade of Experience to the position at the nation’s largest quick-service seafood company

LOUISVILLE, Ky. July 13, 2016 Long John Silver’s, the nation’s largest quick-service seafood chain, recently appointed Leigh Ann VanDam as Senior Director of Development and Real Estate. VanDam has extensive experience in global brand development in the retail food industry. She joined the Long John Silver’s team early this summer and reports to Brian Unger, Chief Operating Officer. In this role, VanDam will play a key role in domestic and international development strategies for the company.


Customers can try the Panko-breaded Cod Sandwich in Restaurants Across the Country July 1 

LOUISVILLE, Ky. June 29, 2016 – The Coastal Cod sandwich made a splash with a national sampling event for Long John Silver’s Panko-breaded, top- quality Cod on a Hawaiian-style bun earlier this summer. The first event was extremely popular with customers, so the largest quick-service seafood restaurant in the country will hold another event on Friday, July 1. For a list of participating locations, visit



Panko-breaded Cod Debuts in National Sampling Event


LOUISVILLE, Ky. May 19, 2016 – Being land-locked doesn’t mean you can’t have the fresh flavors of the ocean for summer. Long John Silver’s is swimming into the season with their new Coastal Cod sandwich, bringing big flavors to your plate. The Coastal Cod sandwich will debut on May 23 followed by a national sampling event on May 26. The summer promotion will last for nine weeks, ending on July 24. Customers can get the latest information on Coastal Cod by visiting or via social media #LJSgoesCoastal