MIAMI Benihana Inc., parent to three Japanese-themed restaurant chains, reported Tuesday a continued slide in same-store sales for its March-ended fourth quarter, but said traffic may be primed to improve in the months ahead. For the quarter ended March 29, systemwide same-store sales fell 10.4 percent, with drops of 12.2 percent at Benihana, 1.2 percent at RA Sushi and 12.6 percent at Haru.Richard C. Stockinger, Benihana’s chief executive, remained positive that the worst was ...

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