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But the company, which recently acquired Bartaco and Barcelona Wine Bar, has ambitious expansion plans.

The layoffs of some 350 corporate employees are an effort to make the struggling chain more nimble, according to its CEO.

The company has a partnership with DoorDash at 1,100 locations.

The first two days of the Global Restaurant Leadership Conference provided insights into a number of the dynamics reshaping the worldwide restaurant industry. Here’s a sampling.