Applebee's International, Inc.
||Public (NASDAQ: APPB)
||Overland Park, applebee Kansas, USA
||Lloyd L. applebes Hill, Chairman & CEO
T.J. and Bill Palmer, Founders
||$1.216 billion USD (2005)
||$157.637 million appelbees USD (2005)
||$101.802 million applbees USD (2005)
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