Outback Steakhouse


Delivery is growing up, becoming incremental and profitable in the process

Is it generating a net gain in transactions for the restaurant industry? Maybe not. But the chains doing it are seeing their sales, profits and transactions rise.

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Outback Steakhouse

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Aussie Grill by Outback will feature sandwiches.

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

The diverging performances of chains such as Outback Steakhouse and Steak ‘n Shake show an economy heading in two directions, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

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

Management says it’s never been more bullish about the concept’s future—even as investors wonder, what about the rest of the company?

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

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