Restaurants & Bars
Darden Restaurants Inc:Expects Q1 2014 diluted net loss per share from continuing operations to be about 13 to 15 cents.Expects Q1 2014 diluted net earnings per share from continuing operations to be about 31 to 33 cents on adjusted basis.Q1 2014 EPS of $0.30 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
YOSHINOYA HOLDINGS CO LTD:To set up a joint venture with Texchem Resources Berhad in Malaysia.To hold 30 pct stake in the joint venture.No further details disclosed.
Zoe's Kitchen, Inc:Expects FY 2014 comparable restaurant sales growth of 5.0pct to 6.0pct.
Y's table Corp:To set up a wholly owned subsidiary CHEFS & FARMS Inc. in Tokyo on Sep. 1.Subsidiary to be engaged in production and sale of foodstuffs.
Mergers & Acquisitions
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