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Chanticleer Holdings, the parent company of restaurants like Hooters and US regional burger chains like Little Big Burger, announced today that it was putting its loyalty programs on the blockchain. And just like other companies that have recently issued press releases with the word "blockchain," its stock price shot through the roof.

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Chanticleer Holdings, the parent company of restaurants like Hooters and US regional burger chains like Little Big Burger, announced today that it was putting its loyalty programs on the blockchain. And just like other companies that have recently issued press releases with the word "blockchain," its stock price shot through the roof.