Press Release

Denny's Joins #StopHateForProfit Campaign

Company pauses all paid advertising on Facebook, as of July 1


Media Contact:

Hadas Streit

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 2, 2020) — On June 29, Denny's released the following statement:

“Denny's is a place where folks from all walks of life are welcome and accepted for who they are. We are committed to promoting diversity, equality and inclusion across our restaurants nationwide and fighting for racial justice. This commitment extends well beyond our restaurants' doors and into our workplace, as well as the thousands of local communities we serve each and every day.”

“As America's Diner, we offer an inclusive and welcoming environment where all people can enjoy a nice meal and we strongly oppose hate speech of any kind. It is our belief that Facebook has not done enough to address this important issue on its platform and we are calling on Facebook to make positive changes to its process for combatting hate speech and disinformation. We are proudly joining the #StopHateForProfit campaign and pausing all paid advertising on Facebook, as of July 1.”

About Denny’s Corp.

Denny's Corporation is the franchisor and operator of one of America's largest full-service family restaurant chains, based on the number of restaurants. Denny's has approximately 1,700 franchised, licensed, and company restaurants around the world including 147 restaurants in Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, the Philippines, New Zealand, Honduras, the United Arab Emirates, Costa Rica, Guam, Guatemala, the United Kingdom, El Salvador, Indonesia, and Aruba. For further information on Denny's, including news releases, please visit the Denny's website at or the brand’s social channels via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, LinkedIn or YouTube.