Olive Garden sales improve, boosting parent company Darden
Sales at Olive Garden improved, helping parent company Darden post a
nearly 28 percent jump in fiscal first quarter profit from the same
period a year ago. The restaurant operator also said Tuesday it expects
earnings for the year to be higher than it previously expected.
said sales at its existing Olive Garden locations rose 2 percent in the
quarter from a year ago and rose 1.3 percent for across all its
restaurant brands.. . . more