The part of Texas I live in doesn’t get snow very often, though I do have to frequently scrape ice off my windshield...
Dec 27 2006, 7:00pm CST
Source: Consumer Reports
Best & worst fuel economy
The lists below highlight the vehicles within each category that achieved the best or worst gas mileage in our real-world tests. We have selected mpg cutoffs that are relative to each category. For example, a vehicle that gets 19 mpg would not be a standout among wagons, but it would be among the highest in the midsized SUV or minivan categories.
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Full article at: Consumer Reports
Jun 24 2014, 4:59am CDT
Source: Business Insider
Between tuition, textbooks, food and partying, it's tough for college students to set aside money for shopping. That's why a number of retailers, including J. Crew, Topshop, and Anne Taylor, offer a variety of student discounts. Most retailers only offer discounts to students who can present a valid ID in stores, but others, like Club Monaco, slash prices for online purchases as well, as long as students have a valid email address with ...
Full article at: Business Insider
Jun 11 2014, 10:45am CDT
Source: WPEG-Power 98 Charlotte
Darden’s CEO Clearance Otis just made a move that he felt had to be made, the sale of former cash cow Red Lobster to Golden State Capital for 2.1 billion.
Darden which also owns Olive Garden gave the restaurant an overhaul with additions to it’s menu & a new logo, in an effort to put more focus into it.
Red Lobster’s revenue fell 8.7% from the previous year making the push to sell more of a no-brainer ...
Full article at: WPEG-Power 98 Charlotte
May 16 2014, 6:08pm CDT
Source: 49 News Topeka
NEW YORK (AP) — Darden is setting Red Lobster adrift, but betting that it can still turn around Olive Garden’s fortunes.
The company, based in Orland, Florida, said Friday that it would sell its seafood chain to investment firm Golden Gate Capital in a $2.1 billion cash deal. The announcement came despite objections from some shareholders to the plan separate Red Lobster, which was announced late last year.
Full article at: 49 News Topeka
May 16 2014, 10:36am CDT
NEW YORK (AP) - Darden Restaurants says it will sell its Red Lobster chain to investment firm Golden Gate Capital in a $2.1 billion cash deal.
The company, which also owns Olive Garden, had announced late last year that it planned to either spin off or sell Red Lobster to improve its financial performance.
Both Olive Garden and Red Lobster have been losing customers in recent years, even as the company chang ...
Full article at: TBD.com
May 16 2014, 10:14am CDT