12 reveals from this week’s big restaurant event
The three dozen chains participating in the ICR Conference provided plenty of aha moments. Here’s a sampling of the surprising tidbits that were aired.
LongHorn's labor approach yields 6.7% comp rise, Darden says
The casual steak chain outperformed all of its sister operations, largely because of how it handled personnel, its parent company said. Olive Garden's comps rose 1.5%.