Hurricane Irene’s potential effects on restaurants in its path

East Coast restaurants from Florida to Maine brace for storm’s impact

As Hurricane Irene threatens to unleash powerful winds and rain in a 10-state swath from the North Carolina coast to New England this weekend, analysts are already projecting the storm’s impact on restaurant companies most at risk with a large number of units in the storm’s path.

Through the weekend, the storm is expected to result in canceled airline flights, the shut-down of public transportation systems, and traffic jams as residents evacuate flood-prone coastal and low-

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