Olive Garden parent Darden Restaurants Inc. says traffic suffered after the chain raised the price on a popular meal deal during the fiscal first quarter. Darden reported a year-over-year sales increase to $1.94 billion from $1.71 billion in 2016. Adjusted earnings per share were 99 cents. Both results were in line with the FactSet consensus...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
OCTOBER 07, 2014
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NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - DEAL WITH MEAL, INC.
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By ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer - Tuesday Jul 18, 2017
Amazon-branded meal kits come with raw ingredients needed to prepare such meals as chicken tikka masala and falafel patties.The development comes as Amazon is also buying the organic grocer Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, a deal that would give the company a foothold in both groceries and brick-and-mortar retailing.Amazon could ultimately use Whole Foods' more than 400 locations as distribution centers for all food services, including meal kits.Michael Pachter, an analyst at Wedbush Securities, said meal kits fall between regular groceries and deliveries of fully cooked meals and represent Amazon's bid to expand its food business.
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Monday Aug 14, 2017
The activist hedge fund whose investment in Whole Foods Market Inc. catalyzed the natural grocer’s takeover by Amazon.com Inc. has taken a 2% stake in meal-kit maker Blue Apron Holdings Inc.
- You can now smile to pay for your KFC meal in China
By Reuters - Friday Sep 1, 2017
SHANGHAI — Diners at a KFC store in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou will have a new way to pay for their meal. Just smile. Customers will be able to use a “Smile to Pay” facial recognition system at the tech-heavy, health-focused concept store, part of a drive by Yum China Holdings Inc to...
- Publisher Tronc acquires Daily News, storied NY tabloid
By JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press - Monday Sep 4, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Newspaper publisher Tronc has acquired the Daily News, a storied New York tabloid newspaper that won a Pulitzer Prize this year but has been buffeted by the changing media environment.Chicago-based Tronc Inc., the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune, announced the deal Monday night, and the Daily News posted a story on its website.Tronc CEO Justin Dearborn said acquiring the paper and its popular website would "provide us with another strategic platform for growing our digital business, expanding our reach and broadening our services for advertisers and marketers," and both Tronc and Daily News executives said the company would maintain the quality of the paper's journalism.
- Vegas shooter haunted senior center looking for cheap meals
By Yaron Steinbuch - Friday Oct 6, 2017
The worst mass killer in US history was a cheapskate who sought out cut-rate meal deals at a retiree’s center, according to a report. Wealthy retired accountant and gambling addict Stephen Paddock spent huge sums to amass his arsenal, but often spent just $3.50 for a meal, the Daily Mail reported. The 64-year-old went to...