What Does Darden's Proposed Spinoff Mean And Is It Even Needed?
A breakdown of the implications of a spinoff for Darden investors and how it stacks up against McDonald's and Chipotle.
A Technological Pioneer in Casual Dining
Casual dining is a difficult place to invest right now, but one company has taken a strategic risk to drive new and repeat traffic.
Starbucks Tries to Gild the Lily
Coffee maker offers a new, even more limited edition gift card for serious coffee drinkers
Seriously, Olive Garden, What Are You Doing?
Same-store sales are down and people aren't as jazzed about endless soup and breadsticks. It's troubling, but not cause for hysteria. Management needs to collect itself and straighten out its cuisine confusion.
Can a Burger Save Olive Garden?
Darden Restaurants' Olive Garden is hoping a new hamburger can bring back diners.
Has Olive Garden Jumped the Shark?
Has Olive Garden gone too far by putting a burger on the menu as it attempts to compete with Noodles & Company by using a McDonald’s Mighty-Wing-like strategy?
For a Burger, Head to Olive Garden?
The Olive Garden is hoping its new 'Italiano' burger boosts sales and turns things around for the nation's largest Italian restaurant chain.