golden krust

Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill is a Caribbean cuisine fast food chain, and manufacturer and distributor of Caribbean food products, based in Brooklyn, New York City. The parent company is owned by immigrants from Jamaica, and the stores are franchised. There are over 100 Golden Krust restaurants operating in nine states throughout the United States; New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, North Carolina and Massachusetts.The majority of the restaurants are situated in New York. The company also distributes food products to retailers and is considered the foremost Jamaican business in the U.S. It is also "the only company that makes and distributes nine varieties of Jamaican-style patties." Golden Krust's origins trace back to a 50-year-old bakery owned by Ephraim Hawthorne in Saint Andrew, Jamaica, that serves "family recipes". Ephraim's son Lowell Hawthorne, Golden Krust's President and CEO, opened the first U.S. restaurant in 1989 on Gun Hill Road in the Bronx. Wikipedia
New York Daily News Mon, 12/04/2017 - 14:02

Golden Krust CEO sued for stiffing workers before his suicide

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The Golden Krust CEO who committed suicide over the weekend was in deep tax debt and was being sued by a former worker for thousands in lost wages.
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New York Post Mon, 12/04/2017 - 03:36

Exclusive | Golden Krust CEO killed himself over tax debt, fears of probe

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He was "acting funny" and "talking to himself" in the hours before his suicide, said a law-enforcement source.
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