With over 780 restaurants and $1.7 billion in annual sales, Flynn Restaurant Group is the largest restaurant franchisee, and one of the 50 largest foodservice companies of any kind, in the United States. Through its three subsidiaries, Apple American Group LLC, Bell American Group LLC, and Pan American Group LLC, the company owns and operates over 480 Applebee's restaurants, over 250 Taco Bell and associated YUM! Brands restaurants, and over 45 Panera Bakery cafés. Flynn Restaurant Group directly employs 38,000 people in 29 states across the US.
Apple American Group
Apple American Group owns and operates over 480 Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar restaurants in 23 states and is the largest franchisee of Applebee's.