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BWW’s largest franchisee seeks a change

Diversified Restaurant Holdings is pursuing a sale or other extraordinary option.

Financing

8.7% traffic drop stings Chili's in latest quarter

Maggiano's also saw a slide in guest counts.

Management says the venerable Italian chain will use the filing to renegotiate leases on 37 closed sites.

The chain was acquired by a private-equity firm run by restaurant franchisees.

The casual chain is offering diners two of its Custom Built Combos for $20.

The acquisition aims to boost growth of the polished-casual Mexican chain.

Customers who wear their pajamas in-restaurant and order from a select group of entrees will get a dessert free of charge.

Even the great Carnac couldn't have foreseen the role marijuana is about to play in restaurant sales, and that's just one of the who'd-have-believed-it developments.

Peter D'Amelio has also served as president of Cooper's Hawk and CEO of Matchbox.

The operator's leadership changes comprise its latest move to reinvigorate sales.