Darden Restaurants News
Olive Garden's $100 Pasta Pass v. Never Ending Pasta Bowl
If anything can be learned from Olive Garden's decision to bring back its "Pasta Pass" from last year, it's that people can eat a lot of pasta. And at $100, pasta lovers can recoup their money with only 10 visits or so to the restaurants, but possibly not their dignity, as David Letterman has
How Brands Like Olive Garden Are Pinching Pennies in Unexpected Ways
To offer customers discounted meals such as the "Never Ending Pasta Bowl," Olive Garden is keeping its costs low with some creative measures, including limiting its carpet cleaning, a company executive said. Darden Restaurants Inc., which owns Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Cucina Mia and other
300 Ways to Improve Olive Garden
Activist investor puts together a list on how the restaurant chain can be improved.
5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. ‘Bachelorette’ Finale: Andi Dorfman Chooses … After an emotional two-hour finale of “The Bachelorette” Monday night on ABC, Andi Dorfman chose Josh Murray , accepting his marriage proposal and leaving fellow suitor Nick
Darden Restaurants Stock Down 35 Percent
Sales continue to fall at the company's top restaurants, Red Lobster and Olive Garden.
Red Lobster Chain Sold for $2.1 Billion
Darden Restaurants sold the seafood chain to private investment firm Golden Gate Capital.
LobStar Gives Advice to Red Lobster's New Owners After Its $2.1 Billion Sale
LobStar, a Super-Fan of Red Lobster, Dished Out Advice to Golden Gate Capital
Red Lobster Says It's Not Closing Its 705 Restaurants
The Red Lobster restaurant chain today brushed aside reports that it will be closing its doors. Rich Jeffers, a spokesman for Darden Restaurants Inc., which owns the chain, said the rumor may have started after the website LA Weekly published a story earlier this week that the company faced an
Walgreens Moves Employees to Private Health Exchange
More than 160,000 Walgreen employees will get employer-sponsored health insurance coverage next year through a private health exchange that will enroll a total of 600,000 employees and their families from U.S. corporations. Walgreens announced it's providing eligible employees through a marketplace
Farm Stops Salad Production Over Cyclospora Stomach Bug Outbreak
The Mexican farm blamed for a cyclospora outbreak in two states has voluntarily stopped making and shipping bagged salads to the United States until the Food and Drug Administration says it can resume doing so, according to an FDA statement. An FDA investigation traced the illness...