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Claiming the No. 3 growth position, Cheddar’s bested its own strong Preceding-Year sales growth in the Latest Year and continued to boast the largest sales gain in the Casual-Dining segment.

U.S. systemwide sales growth: 24.5%
U.S. systemwide sales: $545.8 million
Top 100 sales rank: 72
U.S. unit count: 129 (up 21.7%)
ESPU: $4.6 million (up 3.9%)