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Investor wants Outback Steakhouse owner to spin off other brands

Barington Capital is pushing Bloomin' Brands to spin off Carrabba's, Fleming's and Bonefish Grill.

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Fogo's takeout could be a sign of things to come

The company found a better deal by going private, says RB's The Bottom Line. Could others follow?

In this environment, anything is possible, but such a deal seems unlikely, says RB's The Bottom Line.

The take-private deal comes less than three years after Fogo went public.

Le Duff America sells off other concepts as it plans to expand its parent company's legacy concept in the States.

The Bottom Line: Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings want to buy more brands, and they have plenty of choices.

The Philippines-based foodservice company now owns a majority of the burger chain.

The week's big announcements, from completion of the Arby's-BWW merger to the newest wrinkles in Chipotle's turnaround plan, sometimes overshadowed small revelations with big implications. Here are a few of those tidbits you likely missed.

Inspire Brands, which owns Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings, is a new kind of brand operator.

Industry stocks got hit hard on Monday, just like everybody else, says RB's The Bottom Line.