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Ziosk Completes Installation of Tabletop Tablets at Olive Garden Restaurants Nationwide

Ziosk Completes Installation of Tabletop Tablets at Olive Garden Restaurants Nationwide

Ziosk Strengthens Restaurant Payment Security Through Industry-First Point-to-Point Encryption at More Than 800 Olive Garden Restaurants Ziosk, maker of the world’s first ordering, entertainment and pay-at-the table tablet, and Olive Garden today announced the completed rollout of tabletop tablets at more than 800 restaurants nationwide. All tablets are compatible with […]

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Olive Garden's Never Ending Pasta Bowl Celebrates 20th Anniversary With More Pasta Combinations

Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Bowl Celebrates 20th Anniversary With More Pasta Combinations

Restaurant Brings Families Together During Annual Promotion The 20th anniversary of Olive Garden’s most popular promotion – Never Ending Pasta Bowl – will tempt pasta lovers with more options than ever before. Starting today, guests can create their favorite pasta combinations, choosing from more than 20 types of pasta, sauces […]

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Olive Garden Introduces Never Ending 'Family' Time With New Pasta Pass

Olive Garden Introduces Never Ending ‘Family’ Time With New Pasta Pass

Passes Go On Sale Tomorrow and Unlock Seven Weeks of Unlimited Pasta Olive Garden is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its fan-favorite promotion – Never Ending Pasta Bowl – with a new, limited offer. Beginning tomorrow, pasta lovers across the country will have a chance to snag one of two […]

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Olive Garden and the NFHS Network Partner to Celebrate Team Moms and High School Athletes

Olive Garden and the NFHS Network Partner to Celebrate Team Moms and High School Athletes

New Campaign Debuts GoTeamMoms.com and Local High School Partnerships Olive Garden and the NFHS Network, the nation’s leading high school sports media company, are teaming up to recognize Team Moms and the high school athletes they support. This partnership includes the launch of GoTeamMoms.com, which will serve as a resource […]

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Darden Names Jeffrey Davis Chief Financial Officer

Darden Names Jeffrey Davis Chief Financial Officer

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Davis as its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective July 16, 2015.  In this role, Davis assumes responsibility for the financial functions of the company, including finance and accounting, corporate reporting, corporate tax, treasury and investor relations, […]

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Next up for Olive Garden? More take-out and delivery options

Next up for Olive Garden? More take-out and delivery options

Olive Garden, the recently floundering casual dining chain owned by Darden Restaurants DRI 0.01% , is getting its groove back and aims to continue that momentum by building up its take-out business. The Italian restaurant chain, which made headlines throughout 2014 as activist Wall Street investors looked to sack its […]

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Olive Garden Breadstick Bun Sandwiches Make their Menu Debut

Olive Garden Breadstick Bun Sandwiches Make their Menu Debut

First-Ever Food Truck Tour Kicks off to Celebrate Breadstick Fans Nationwide Olive Garden is introducing another way for guests to enjoy its iconic breadsticks with a new menu offering – Signature Breadstick Bun Sandwiches served with fries and choice of unlimited homemade soup or Famous House Salad. Guests can now […]

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Olive Garden to Introduce Ziosk Tabletop Tablets

Olive Garden to Introduce Ziosk Tabletop Tablets

New Technology Enables Olive Garden to Continue Enhancing the Guest Dining Experience Olive Garden today announced it has entered into an agreement with Ziosk, makers of the world’s first ordering, entertainment and pay-at-the-table tablet, to begin the introduction of tabletop tablets in all of its restaurants nationwide. Olive Garden has […]

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Olive Garden Offers Free Entrée with Buy One, Take One

Olive Garden Offers Free Entrée with Buy One, Take One

Offer Brings Busy Families Together with the Convenience of Dinner for Two Evenings Olive Garden is making it easy for families to gather around the table by bringing back its popular Buy One, Take One offer. Starting today and for a limited time, guests can choose from seven freshly made […]

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How Chipotle Is Forcing Sit-down Chains to Rethink Lunch

How Chipotle Is Forcing Sit-down Chains to Rethink Lunch

For years, casual restaurants such as Olive Garden and Buffalo Wild Wings have been battling for your dinnertime dollars, to be the place where you take the kids for a heaping bowl of spaghetti on their birthday or where you slurp beers with your buddies on game night. But now […]

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Darden Announces Appointment Of Chief Executive Officer

Darden Announces Appointment Of Chief Executive Officer

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed current Interim Chief Executive Officer Eugene I. Lee, Jr. as Chief Executive Officer and director, effective immediately. Jeffrey C. Smith, Darden’s Independent Non-Executive Chairman, commented, “On behalf of the Board, I want to say how excited […]

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Olive Garden Brings Back Date Night for Parents with its Second Annual Parents' Night Out

Olive Garden Brings Back Date Night for Parents with its Second Annual Parents’ Night Out

Restaurant Offers Free Evening at My Gym for Kids While Parents Enjoy Dinner Together Olive Garden is breaking down the barriers to date night for parents through a North American partnership with My Gym, the no. 1 children’s fitness program. The leading Italian restaurant is providing kids with a free […]

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Restaurant Chain Growth Report 12/09/14

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 12/09/14

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Hoboken, NJ-based PITA GRILL  (founded 1993) has increased by 1 unit, from 7 to 8 (14% growth).  This fast casual Mediterranean concept is […]

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Darden Announces Leadership Changes And Strategic Actions

Darden Announces Leadership Changes And Strategic Actions

Actions Will Sharpen Focus on Operations and Guest Experience While Reducing Costs Plan Includes Senior Leadership Changes, Streamlining of Support and Operations Functions, and Closure of Corporate Aviation Department Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced several leadership changes and strategic actions in order to increase the focus on restaurant […]

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