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Nov 18, 2014, 16:30 ET

Darden Announces Leadership Changes And Strategic Actions

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced several leadership changes and strategic actions in order to increase the focus on...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:30 ET

Darden Announces Corporate Governance Reforms And Sets Second Quarter Earnings Release For December 16, 2014

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that, following a comprehensive review of the Company's corporate governance practices,...

Nov 05, 2014, 09:12 ET

Darden Retains Korn Ferry For CEO Search

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced it has retained Korn Ferry, a leading global executive search firm, to assist the Company...

Oct 16, 2014, 09:42 ET

Darden's Board Appoints Additional Director

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed William S. Simon to the company's Board, effective...

Oct 14, 2014, 09:00 ET

Darden Announces Certified Results Of 2014 Annual Shareholder Meeting

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that its independent Inspector of Elections has certified the results of the Company's...

Oct 10, 2014, 09:44 ET

Darden Announces Preliminary Results Of Annual Meeting And Reconstituted Board Of Directors

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that, based on the preliminary vote count provided by its proxy solicitor following the...

Oct 02, 2014, 07:00 ET

Darden Reports Fiscal September Same-Restaurant Sales Results

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today reported U.S. same-restaurant sales for the five-week September fiscal month ended September 28,...

Oct 01, 2014, 08:05 ET

Darden's Director Nominees Mail Letter To Shareholders

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that it is mailing a letter to shareholders in connection with the Company's 2014 Annual...

Sep 30, 2014, 14:12 ET

Proxy Advisory Firm Egan-Jones Reaffirms Its Recommendation That Darden Shareholders Vote "FOR ALL" Of Darden's Director Nominees On BLUE Proxy Card

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that leading independent proxy advisory firm, Egan-Jones Proxy Services ("Egan-Jones"),...

Sep 26, 2014, 07:00 ET

Darden Issues Statement Following Report From ISS

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today issued the following statement regarding a September 25, 2014 report by Institutional Shareholder...

Sep 25, 2014, 15:02 ET

Egan-Jones Recommends Darden Shareholders Vote "FOR ALL" Of Darden's Director Nominees On BLUE Proxy Card

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that leading independent proxy advisory firm, Egan-Jones Proxy Services, has recommended...

Sep 23, 2014, 08:03 ET
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Darden Issues Open Letter To Shareholders

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today issued an open letter to shareholders in connection with the Company's 2014 Annual Meeting of...

Sep 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Darden Highlights Many Industry Analysts That Are Supportive Of Company's Actions To Enhance Shareholder Value

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today issued the following statement in connection with the Company's 2014 Annual Meeting of...

Sep 19, 2014, 08:05 ET
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"Grazie" Olive Garden Guests And Fans For Your Passionate And Ongoing Support

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today issued the following statement to the tens of thousands of Olive Garden guests and fans who have...

Sep 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Darden Mails Letter To Shareholders

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced that it is mailing a letter to shareholders in connection with the Company's 2014 Annual...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:55 ET
Is This Starboard 12-Person Slate Really the "Best Board" to Independently Represent ALL Shareholders and to Control a Multibillion Dollar Consumer-Facing Company With 150,000 Employees? (PRNewsFoto/Darden Restaurants, Inc.)

Darden Urges Shareholders To Vote For Balanced Change By Supporting Darden's Eight Independent, Highly Qualified Director Nominees

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today issued the following statement in connection with the Company's 2014 Annual Meeting of...

Sep 15, 2014, 09:23 ET

Darden Files Investor Presentation Regarding Operating Initiatives

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today filed an investor presentation with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") in connection...

Sep 12, 2014, 07:45 ET

Darden Issues Statement Regarding Starboard's Operational Plan

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today commented on the operational plan proposed by Starboard Value L.P. and its affiliates...

Sep 12, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Darden Reports Fiscal First Quarter Results From Continuing Operations; Affirms Adjusted Earnings Outlook For Fiscal 2015 And Declares Quarterly Dividend

 Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today reported a diluted net loss per share from continuing operations for its fiscal first quarter ended...

Sep 11, 2014, 09:25 ET

Darden Restaurants To Host Its FY15 First Quarter Conference Call On The Internet

Darden Restaurants, Inc., Orlando, FL, (DRI) will host its Fiscal 2015 First Quarter conference call on Friday, September 12, 2014 at 8:30 am...