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Traffic still declined, but by the slightest amount in more than a year, according to the latest snapshot from researcher TDn2K.

The chains' declines deepened their parent's losses to $8.5 million for the third quarter.

The new items are part of the chain’s initiative to offer fresher, higher-quality dishes.

Newcomer, Charles “Chuck” Locke is now president of Taco Cabana and Fiesta Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Danny Meisenheimer has assumed the aditional role of Pollo Tropical president.

The chain's parent company has decided not to reopen stores that were closed by Hurricane Harvey.

The twin chains’ new owners have tapped a turnaround vet to reinvigorate the buffet brands.

The chicken chain known for its tropical flavors closed a number of units over the last year

Differentiates itself from other chicken chains with tropical flavors

The limited-service chicken category overall increased total sales by 8% to $22.2 billion and grew units by 4% to 14,166.

An ebbing tide lowers all boats, as most restaurant operations can attest at the moment. Then there are the situations more akin to a shipwreck. Here are some high-profile chains that are still struggling mightily to right themselves.