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Olive Garden teams with Redbox on dinner and a movie

Nation's Restaurant News | Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:48:45 -0700

“We're all about creating special moments for our guests,” Spenchian said, “and this 'Dinner and a Movie' offer gives our guests the opportunity to enjoy a second Olive Garden experience together — at home with a Redbox movie.” After customers order a ...

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Olive Garden Resorts to Buy Two Dinners, Get Free Movie Deal

FOODBEAST | Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:59:02 -0700

From now through September 21, Olive Garden is partnering with Redbox to offer a new “Dinner, Dinner & A Movie Deal.” To-go guests simply pick two dishes from OG's “Buy One Take One” menu, then text their Olive Garden restaurant and check number to ...

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Darden's CEO Search Needs to Find Fresh Ideas for Casual Chains

Businessweek | Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:16:03 -0700

Olive Garden's parent company, Darden Restaurants (DRI), is taking drastic measures to reverse years of disappointing results. As it completed its sale of Red Lobster to Golden Gate Capital on Monday, the company also announced that Chief Executive ...

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Your Love of Chipotle Is Killing Red Lobster

Slate Magazine (blog) | Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:37:52 -0700

Casual-dining chains like Red Lobster and another Darden property, Olive Garden, were all the rage in the 1990s but have faced decreasing traffic in nine out of the past 13 years. After the recession, consumers spent less money in general, so ...

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