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Restaurant Chain Fighting Obamacare Sees Profits Fall

AP/HuffPost | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business

ORLANDO, Fla. — Darden's fiscal fourth-quarter net income fell 12 percent on rising costs and expenses, the restaurant operator said Friday. Comp...

Caroline Fairchild

Darden Restaurants Continues War Against Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 06.21.2013 | Business

Darden Restaurants has run into an obstacle in its battle against Obamacare: the state of California. On Tuesday, the Orlando Sentinel first report...

Obamacare Won't Actually Push Employers To Stop Insuring Workers

Posted 04.22.2013 | Business

Despite speculation indicating otherwise, most employers don’t plan to drop workers from their healthcare plans as a result of Obamacare, a new surv...

REALITY CHECK: Obamacare Not Causing Companies To Cut Hours

Posted 03.21.2013 | Business

All those companies threatening to cut workers’ hours as a result of Obamacare are actually an exception to the rule, according to a recent survey f...

Republicans, Democrats Both Willing To Pay Extra To Cover Restaurant Workers' Health Care

Posted 02.26.2013 | Business

Perhaps they won't feel the same way when they get the tab, but for now, more than half of voters say they would pay a little bit more for their meals...

Profit Plunges After Controversial Obamacare Test

AP | CANDICE CHOI and MICHELLE CHAPMAN | Posted 02.19.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — After new ad campaigns touting the quality of its food failed to spark sales, the parent company of Olive Garden and Red Lobster is r...

Looking For An Ethical Restaurant? There's An App For That

Posted 12.10.2012 | Business

In the search for food, mobile-savvy eaters often turn to applications like Yelp!, Zagat and Open Table. Now there’s another app that offers diners ...

Company Abandons Plan To Skirt Obamacare After Backlash

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 02.04.2013 | Business

NEW YORK -- The owner of Olive Garden and Red Lobster says it won't bump any full-time workers down to part-time status, after its tests aimed at limi...

Apparently Trying To Skirt Obamacare Can Hurt Your Bottom Line

AP | Posted 02.03.2013 | Business

ORLANDO, Fla. — Darden Restaurants Inc. is cutting its profit forecast for the year, with the owner of Olive Garden and Red Lobster blaming fail...