Papa John's sales drop amid founder controversy #Business [Video]

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Papa John’s blames their founder John Schantter’s racist comment for huge 10.5% drop in sales in the last month

  • Papa John’s sales dropped since it was revealed that founder John Schnatter had used a racial slur
  • The drop steepened to 10.5 percent in July at its North American locations, the company said Tuesday
  • The pizza chain …
Papa John's Pizza CEO John Schnatter is seen on March 31, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Schnatter admitted last month to using a racial slur in a media training call

A Papa John's restaurant is seen on July 11, 2018 in Miami, Florida. The pizza chain suffered a drastic sales drop within the past month

Papa John's CEO Steve Ritchie is seen above in a Twitter photo. During a call with analysts, CEO Steve Ritchie said the company needed to 'move on' and not depend on one single person