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Giant IHOP Leads Family Dining in 2013

IHOP mug
An IHOP mug. Photo by Thomas Hawk

GLENDALE, Calif. – The parent company of IHOP, DineEquity Inc. (NYSE:DIN), announced last Wednesday that IHOP same-restaurant sales growth for 2013 increased by 2.4 percent over 2012.

Wearing Tie Gets Job At Denny's

The tieDressing well can get you a job at Denny's. And free food, if you cook fast.

Salad, Soup Demand Grows

Denny's CranApple Chicken Salad
Denny's CranApple Chicken Salad, photo/Denny's web

CHICAGO — 61 percent of consumers now order soup at least occasionally during restaurant visits, according to national foodservice researcher Technomic Inc.

Denny's Wins Sanctions After 16 Year-Long Suit

Attorneys suing Denny's and their franchisees were ordered to pay $387,783 in sanctions after Denny's prevailed in a 16 year-long suit.

Restaurants See Families Return

CHICAGO – Families with children are returning to restaurants after a long recess, says a consumer research group. Visits by customers accompanied by children increased one percent for June, July and August of this year compared to a year ago. 

The Battle of Denny's

The Battle of Denny's (DENN) continues and is heading to vote tally on May19th.

Denny's Patience Runs Out

Denny's did not discriminate when it denied a franchise applicant who spent 3 years without completing his application.

Denny's: The Past and the Future

With multiple volleys back and forth recently between Denny’s Corporate and the dissident shareholder group, the Committee to Improve Denny’s; the Denny’s Franchisee Association weighed in last week.

Denny's Franchisees Officially Support Management But Secretly Grumble

Despite press releases in the papers saying the contrary, this bird is hearing major rumblings of discontent with Denny’s franchisees who are not happy with its CEO, Nelson Marchioli, and the direction of the chain.

Another Round of Free Breakfasts at Denny's

A line forms for free Grand Slam Breakfasts at a Columbus, Georgia Denny's
A line at a Columbus, Georgia Denny's. photo/bmm