Ovation Brands on Thursday said it closed 74 underperforming locations of its various buffet brands in a purge of more than a fifth of the company’s units. The closures affect all of the chain’s brands, including Old Country Buffet, Hometown Buffet, Fire Mountain and Country Buffet. They come months after San Antonio-based Food Management Partners Inc. acquired Ovation. "Ovation Brands was acquired by Food Management Partners in August 2015," Peter Donbavand, vice ...

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