Darden Restaurants responds as COVID-19 slams out-of-home dining

Darden Restaurants, the owner of chains like Olive Garden and LongHorn Steakhouse, is seeking to adapt to the significant challenge to its business that are posed by COVID-19.

Why it matters

The out-of-home dining industry has been severely impacted by the spread of COVID-19, as traffic declines and certain areas limit restaurants to providing takeout services. How this category responds will be instructive for marketers in...