Friendly's Alleged Pension Fraud: Not So Friendly After All?
Friendly’s Alleged Pension Fraud: Not So Friendly After All? The casual eatery, which spent the last decade subsisting largely on waves of consumer nostalgia before declaring bankruptcy this fall, is now accused of illegally shuffling funds to get out of paying employee retirement benefits. Naturally, the chain’s parent company denies all claims, but still… this really just takes all the joy out of those last-minute clown sundaes we wanted to sneak in. [Boston Globe]