Applebee's

Franchises

Greg Flynn Owns 1,245 Restaurants and Makes $2 Billion A Year. Here's How He Did It.

He bought his first Applebee's 20 years ago, and since then has redefined what's possible in the franchise industry. His philosophy: Be different, then go big.

DineEquity CEO Julia Stewart Credits Franchisee Partners For Success

As the purveyor of the Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and IHOP brands of restaurants, DineEquity is one of the largest full-service restaurant companies in the world.

Soon, Applebee's May Be Asking You to Put Your Phone Away

The casual-dining giant wants you to play and pay with its shiny, new tablets. Not yours, and specifically not on Tuesdays. Check, please.

Celebrate New Year's Eve With a $375 Dinner -- at Applebee's?

Applebee's customers are usually seeking deals for dinner. This New Year's, however, one franchisee is charging big bucks for an open bar and buffet.

Big Companies' Reactions to Health Reform

Obamacare sparks health-care changes at blue chip companies.