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Papa John's apologizes for NFL controversy, slams neo-Nazis

bizjournals Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Papa John's apologizes for NFL controversy, slams neo-NazisLouisville-based pizza chain Papa Johns International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) took to Twitter last night to apologize for a recent controversy involving the NFL. “The statements made on our earnings call were describing the factors that impact our business and we sincerely apologize to anyone that thought they were divisive," the company tweeted. "That definitely was not our intention. We believe in the right to protest inequality and support the players’ movement to create a new platform for change." "We…
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Papa John's Pizza apologized Tuesday night for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem.

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