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Famous Dave's

Operations

Did IHOP's publicity stunt hurt Applebee's?

This week's head-spinning restaurant moments included a suggestion in court that the "b" in IHOb stood for "bad news for Applebee's." That's just one of the long-shot gambles that came to light as oddsmakers considered the likelihood of restaurants charging into sports betting and who'll win the chain vs. independent bout.

Financing

Famous Dave’s stock plunges after earnings

The company reported its second-straight profitable quarter.

A parade of concepts have embraced the staple as their big customer lure.

Meat-heavy items ranked high among consumers, who revealed the limited-time offers they were most likely to purchase last month.

The barbecue chain is looking to evolve, both as a casual dining chain and a takeout concept.

Cost cuts and better revenue have offset the chain's decline in same-store sales.

Wright has served as interim CEO of the barbecue chain since June.

The chain has named its third chief executive in as many years.

The chain has its third CEO in about 13 months.

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