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The merger will create a 600-unit global company and take Fridays public on the London Stock Exchange.

Technomic Top 500: Here are the country's 10 largest restaurant chains by sales, according to the Technomic Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report.

Technomic Top 500: Chain restaurants continued to record strong growth last year, but mostly without higher traffic. And there were wide variations in performance throughout the ranking.

Consumers say they’re getting less bang for their buck at sit-down places. Operators are working to change that while still protecting their margins.