There are two ways to look at any pain point, and that’s the case with Darden and labor.
Darden chief executive Gene Lee admitted he’s “disappointed by the lack of progress in the top line” at Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen.
Darden’s continued efforts with its latest acquisition, Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen, will now include recovery from a data breach.
Darden has been up front about its struggles with Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen.
Darden’s “brilliant with the basics” operating strategy has been the anchor for its industry-fronting results for years now, and the fourth quarter was no different.
Darden’s total sales lifted 13.3 percent to $2.13 billion in the third quarter, offering another positive chapter in what’s been a robust fiscal 2018 to date.
Darden Restaurants is preparing to open a burger-focused sibling of its high-end steakhouse chain, The Capital Grille.
Darden announced Monday that Dave George is assuming the newly created role of executive vice president and chief operating officer.