Topic: Olive Garden

Brand of the Day: Why Olive Garden Gets Unlimited Love, and Scorn, From Consumers No middle ground for this casual dining chain

Last week, Olive Garden proved just how far people are willing to eat an enormous amount of food for a very small amount of money. The Italian eatery, known for its…

September 17, 2014, 11:45 AM EDT

Olive Garden Selling 7 Weeks of Pasta for $100, but You'll Have to Move Fast to Get It 1,000 passes go on sale today

Twenty bucks says college students around the U.S. will be racing to their computers at 3 p.m. ET this afternoon. Why? Because Olive Garden, purveyor of sort-of Italian food, has—in…

September 8, 2014, 11:54 AM EDT

Is Olive Garden's New Logo as Wretched as Everyone Says? Criticism is as unlimited as the breadsticks

If you thought Olive Garden's logo couldn't get any worse, you were wrong. On Monday, the Darden-owned restaurant chain unveiled a brand refresh. The perplexing cluster of grapes that graced Olive…

March 6, 2014, 9:17 AM EST

Olive Garden Offers to Pick Up the Babysitting Tab for Date Night 'Parents' Night Out' on Feb. 7

A common lament among parents is the expense of going out after having children. Beyond shelling out the cost for dinner, there's usually also a hefty price of paying someone…

January 31, 2014, 8:05 AM EST

The 10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in December Kobe and Messi destroy the competition

Kobe Bryant and Lionel Messi have always been world beater, and it's no different on Adweek and YouTube's Ads Leaderboard for December. Teaming up for a sequel to their staggeringly successful…

January 10, 2014, 12:56 PM EST

Facebook Card's Big Implications for Advertising, Shopping New gift card business could help tie online ads and offline purchases

During Facebook’s earnings call on Wednesday, CFO David Ebersman said the company’s Gifts service contributed a “very small” portion of the company’s $5 million in miscellaneous revenue—and the expectation is…

January 31, 2013, 3:32 PM EST