Raising Cane’s buys 50K lottery tickets for employees: ‘It’s how we do business
Raising Cane’s CEO AJ Kumaran shares why he bought 50,000 lottery tickets for all his employees as the Mega Millions jackpot hits $810 million
The Mega Millions jackpot has risen once again, now topping $1 billion dollars. On Tuesday, Raising Cane's CEO AJ Kurmaran told "Fox & Friends" that the company purchased 50,000 lottery tickets for each employee in the company, but they didn't stop there. On Friday, Fortune reported that the company got another $100,000 worth of lottery tickets ahead of Friday's drawing.
On Tuesday, the lottery numbers were up to $830 million, but there was no winner, growing the Mega Millions jackpot to $1.02 billion.
During the company’s first round of ticket purchases, Kurmaran told "Fox & Friends" "it's not a joke.
"We've been around for 25 years now. We've always believed in staying together as a family, taking care of each other, everything."