Darden closes $2.1B sale of Red Lobster
The sale of the casual-dining granddaddy was closed today for $2.1 billion.
The other hidden lessons in Red Lobster’s Super Bowl flub
Beyonce provided the chain with an opportunity it didn't seize. But the turn of events should prompt all restaurant leaders to think about a more important issue.
Some restaurateurs are taking the locavore movement to a whole new level by giving local purveyors an ownership stake in their business. Agraria—the Washington, D.C. restaurant representing the 39,000-member North Dakota Farmer’s Union—made headlines with its 2006 debut, but smaller-scale operations are showing up across the country.