Darden Restaurants
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Food Services: 4
(Previous rank: 4)
Overall score: 6.21

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Darden Restaurants stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 4
People management 4
Use of corporate assets 4
Social responsibility 4
Quality of management 3
Financial soundness 3
Long-term investment 3
Quality of products/services 2
Global competitiveness 7
Industry: Food Services
Most Admired
1 McDonald's 8.08
2 Yum! Brands 7.06
3 Starbucks 6.75
4 Darden Restaurants 6.21
5 Jack in the Box 4.97
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
6 Brinker International 4.96
7 Wendy's/Arby's Group 4.83
8 Burger King Holdings 4.81
9 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store 4.74
10 Bob Evans Farms 4.48
From the March 22, 2010 issue
Headquarters
5900 Lake Ellenor Dr.
Orlando, FL 32809
407-245-4000
www.darden.com
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