Will Olive Garden's Food Taste Any Better With a New Board?

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Activist investor Starboard Value notched a big win Friday by taking control of Darden Restaurants, parent company of Olive Garden. Now the new directors have a big job in fixing many, many problems identified in the minutely detailed 294-page manifesto released by Starboard last month as part of the case for sweeping out the old board.

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