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El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq: LOCO) will expand its presence in Texas with the arrival of its newest location at 4528 Hwy 6 & Austin Pkwy in Sugar Land this October.
  • Aug 11th, 2014
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Just in time to help consumers achieve their healthful eating New Year’s resolutions, El Pollo Loco unveiled today a new line-up of hand-crafted entrees that deliver the authentic flavors of Mexico, each under 500 calories.
  • Jan 2nd, 2014
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El Pollo Loco, the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, unveiled today four new variations of the brand’s signature entrée, The Pollo Bowl: Chicken Mexican Cobb, Chicken Ranchero, Chicken Mole and Ultimate Double...
  • Oct 16th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco, the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, opened its second location in Oceanside, Calif., at 3500 College Blvd.
  • Aug 20th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco, the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, introduced today three new premium fire-grilled Signature Summer Burritos: Chicken Bacon Avocado, Chicken & Chorizo and Chicken Fajita.
  • Aug 13th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco announced today that restaurant industry veteran Kay Bogeajis has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer.
  • Jul 30th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco announced today that restaurant industry veteran Larry Roberts has joined the nation's leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Jul 16th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco, the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chain, introduced today the new Chicken Fajita Stuffed Quesadilla and Avocado Fajita Salad, both of which feature red and green bell peppers and onions seared to perfection.
  • Jul 5th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco, the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant, introduced today three new Pork Carnitas entrees which are available for a limited time only.
  • May 30th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco, the nation’s fire-grilled chicken chain, announced today the introduction of three new Baja Shrimp entrees. Featured in the Grande Taco, Tostada Salad and Stuffed Quesadilla, the Baja Shrimp offering will be available at El Pollo...
  • Apr 26th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco announced today the appointment of Richard Pineda as vice president of supply chain management and Jeff Little as vice president of development, effective immediately.
  • Mar 14th, 2013
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El Pollo Loco, Inc. announced today it has completed it’s agency review and selected Sausalito, CA-based Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners (BSSP) as its new advertising agency of record.
  • Mar 15th, 2012
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Calling all burrito lovers! El Pollo Loco’s culinary experts have expanded its Grilled Chicken Burrito line-up with the addition of two new, hand-made Chicken Burritos.
  • Mar 5th, 2012
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The culinary experts at El Pollo Loco have given the fish taco a tasty new twist, the way only El Pollo Loco can. In restaurants now through mid-April 2012, El Pollo Loco will offer two new fish tacos-- the Classic Baja Fish Taco and the Spicy Chipotle...
  • Jan 4th, 2012
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The season to celebrate is upon us and El Pollo Loco is gearing up to do just that! Back by popular demand and available through the New Year are the flame-grilled chicken leader
  • Oct 24th, 2011
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El Pollo Loco, Inc. announced today the appointment of restaurant industry veteran Dennis Farrow to the position of chief operating officer. In this role, Farrow oversees operations for the company's 400 restaurants (a combination of company-owned and fra
  • Aug 16th, 2011
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El Pollo Loco, Inc. and its parent company, EPL Intermediate, Inc. (collectively "El Pollo Loco" or the "Company"), confirmed the completion of its previously announced refinancing. The Company refinanced its publicly traded bonds with secured private deb
  • Jul 20th, 2011
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Bringing a sizzling finish to months of regional competitions, El Pollo Loco awarded German Veletzuy from Sylmar, CA, the esteemed title of Top Grill Master at its 17th Annual Grill Master Challenge held June 16, 2011 in Los Angeles, CA.
  • Jun 29th, 2011
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Bringing a sizzling finish to months of regional competitions, El Pollo Loco awarded German Veletzuy from Sylmar, CA, the esteemed title of Top Grill Master at its 17th Annual Grill Master Challenge held June 16, 2011 in Los Angeles, CA.
  • Jun 28th, 2011
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For tasty new ways to enjoy El Pollo Loco's fresh, natural citrus-marinated, flame-grilled chicken, the chain's culinary experts looked to the side and found inspiration in three sensational new accompaniments. Beginning Monday, March 28, 2011, El Pollo L
  • Mar 25th, 2011
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Following an extensive search for a new creative partner that began last November with the review of more than 35 agencies, El Pollo Loco, Inc. announced today it has selected Hollywood, CA-based goodness Mfg. as its new advertising agency of record.
  • Feb 14th, 2011
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Following an extensive search for a new creative partner that began last November with the review of more than 35 agencies, El Pollo Loco, Inc. announced today it has selected Hollywood, CA-based goodness Mfg. as its new advertising agency of record.
  • Feb 11th, 2011
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Following an extensive search for a new creative partner that began last November with the review of more than 35 agencies, El Pollo Loco, Inc. announced today it has selected Hollywood, CA-based goodness Mfg. as its new advertising agency of record.
  • Feb 10th, 2011
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The culinary experts at El Pollo Loco have given the fish taco a tasty new twist with sauces featuring its own salsa recipes. Beginning Saturday, January 29 through mid April 2010, El Pollo Loco will offer two fish tacos-- the Classic Baja Fish Taco and t
  • Jan 28th, 2011
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Families across California are invited to take part in Family Day celebrations, including dining out in one of the hundreds of participating restaurants throughout the state offering free kids meals on Tuesday during the hours of 4 to 8 p.m. Nearly 1,000
  • Sep 27th, 2010
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El Pollo Loco has plenty to crow about as the restaurant chain celebrates 30 years of flame-grilled perfection. For this milestone, you won't find the corporate office holding obligatory award banquets or giving out traditional 30th anniversary gifts like
  • Sep 1st, 2010
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EPL Intermediate, Inc. ("El Pollo Loco" or the "Company"), parent company of El Pollo Loco, Inc., today announced that Steve Carley, President and CEO of El Pollo Loco, Inc., has tendered his resignation effective as of September 12, 2010 from all of his
  • Aug 12th, 2010
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The World Franchising Network (WFN) has compiled its annual list of the Top 26 Franchises for Hispanics and El Pollo Loco, the nation's flame-grilled chicken leader, has made the list for the first time.
  • Aug 3rd, 2010
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Bringing a sizzling finish to months of regional competitions, El Pollo Loco awarded Demetrio Jurado from Los Angeles, CA, the esteemed title of Top Grill Master at its 16th Annual Grill Master Challenge held June 16, 2010 in Los Angeles.
  • Jul 7th, 2010
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What's worse? Biting into a piece of grilled chicken that's dry and overcooked with texture similar to a hockey puck or biting into a piece of chicken that should have been left on the grill a few minutes longer? To avoid these embarrassing and...
  • Jun 8th, 2010
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