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Leadership

Bloomin’ Brands’ Liz Smith to surrender CEO job

She’ll be succeeded in April by finance chief Dave Deno.

Operations

Outback tests new off-premise-friendly designs

The steakhouse chain is looking for a more modern prototype that accommodates tomorrow’s trends.

An activist investor wants a selloff of Carrabba’s, Bonefish and Fleming’s.

Here’s why it was a bad month for tree swingers, politically aware operators and places with gas problems.

A more local approach to marketing is taking hold at Bloomin’ Brands, while discounting takes a back seat.

Several of the month's top limited-time offers draw attention to cooking technique

Early Q1 earnings reports show some big-name players reaping the benefits of programs that began long ago.

The casual chain is looking at kitchen-only formats after shrinking the size and tweaking the back of house of its conventional stores.

All members will get something free when they visit a store.