Headquarters: One Jericho Plaza
Jericho, NY 11753
CEO: Eric Gatoff
Stock Symbol: NATH
Nathan's Famous operates a chain of fast-food
stands specializing in hot dogs. The company also sells its products
to restaurants and food-service operators.
Nathan's products are distributed in all 50 states, and the District of Columbia through its domestic restaurant system, Branded Product Program and retail licensing activities. Pre-packaged hot dogs can be purchased directly from the company online.
Nathan’s hot dogs are marketed and sold in over 7,700 locations worldwide and through supermarkets and branded locations. Nathan's sells over 430 million hot dogs per year.
The Nathan's restaurant system consists of 329 units, consisting of 324 franchised or licensed units and five company-owned units (including one seasonal unit).
In addition to hot dogs, restaurants also sell hambugers, chicken sandwiches, french fries, onion rings and Arthur Treacher's Fish and Chips.
For the fiscal year ending March 30, 2014, Nathan's reported $82.9 million in revenues, a 15.9% increase, and net income of $8.3 million.
In March 2014, Nathan's began a new license agreement commenced with John Morrell & Co. replacing SMG, Inc. as Nathan's exclusive licensee to manufacture and sell Nathan's branded hot dog, sausage and corned beef products at retail.
Nathan's was founded as a nickel hot dog stand in Coney Island in 1916 and has become an institution in New York. The store is best known for its annual hot dog eating contest on the 4th of July in Coney Island.
The company went public in 1993. In 2008, the company sold off its stake in Kenny Rogers Roasters and Miami Subs. Some Nathan's Famous locations still sell items from Kenny Rogers Roasters.
Benefits include excellent pay, a comprehensive
benefits package, flexible hours and a pleasant working environment
that recognizes and rewards individual and team achievement.
Updated October 27, 2014