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Casual dining finds a ray of light: Takeout

Chains making a big push for delivery and to go, but will it be enough?

Casual-dining chains finally have a solution to the decade-long problem of fewer customers dining at their restaurants:

Take the food directly to the customers. 

Just about every large casual dining concept of note is currently working on some form of to-go and delivery strategy — including Outback Steakhouse owner Bloomin’ Brands Inc., Olive Garden owner Darden Restaurants Inc., Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc., Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, Ch

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