Allendale, NJ –August 22, 2013 - Doherty Enterprises, Inc., is proud to announce it has been recognized by the Nation’s Restaurant News (NRN) as the 100th largest U.S. Food Service Company. The annual NRN Top 100 report is now in its 40th year. It ranks the largest restaurant chains and food service companies based on U.S. sales, unit counts, growth rates, market share and various other metrics. The industry-leading report has been used as a benchmarking tool for restaurants, suppliers, distributors and analysts to track brands, private-equity ownership and industry growth. Doherty Enterprises has also been recognized as the 70th largest privately-held business in the New York Metro area by Crain’s business.
Not one to rest on his laurels, Doherty’s notable growth plans for 2013 - 14 are telling. It is clear the company’s recent acquisition of 38 Applebee’s in Florida and Georgia is about to significantly boost Doherty Enterprises ranking in NRN’s Top 100 for 2013.