OVERLAND PARK Kan. Citing more severe winter weather this year than last, Applebee's International Inc. reported a 4-percent drop in domestic systemwide same-store sales for the four weeks ended Feb. 25. Same-store sales decreased 3.9 percent at domestic franchised restaurants and fell 4.3 percent at corporate restaurants. Applebee's said guest traffic at its corporate locations declined between 5.5 percent and 6 percent from year earlier levels, matching the same negative traffic ...

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