Despite a tough couple of months at the beginning of the year, Mike Shumsky, chief executive of CiCi’s Pizza, thinks the 625-unit pizza buffet chain is doing well considering the effects of the economy on the restaurant industry. “Year to date, we’re about even, a little less than even [in] same-store sales, but we consider that actually a pretty good result from an industry perspective,” Shumsky said. In March, a $3.99 anniversary all-you-can-eat buffet ...

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