DineEquity expects closures at 2016 levels

Applebee’s parent stands ready to assist franchisees, interim CEO says

DineEquity Inc. expects Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar franchisees to close slightly more restaurants this year than in 2016, the company said Wednesday.

“Our 2017 plan includes expectations for the closure of some Applebee’s restaurants,” said Greggory Kalvin, who on Wednesday was named DineEquity’s interim chief financial officer. 

“We currently anticipate closing

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