Blum Growth Fund wants new Cosi leadership

Blum Growth Fund wants new Cosi leadership

Nation’s Restaurant News speaks with fund founder, former BK chief executive Brad Blum

Editor's Note: A previous version of this story had been to updated to include the correct date of Blum's initial letter and to clarify that Demilio's response was issued to franchise owners and employees.

Of 95 Cosi Inc. shareholders who responded to an online survey from activist investor Blum Growth Fund LLC, all but two said they had lost confidence in the board of directors at Cosi, which operates and franchises 138-unit sandwich and salad chain.

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