An unusual step from Darden Restaurants (DRI +1.3%): The company released a video message from...

|About: Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI)|By:, SA News Editor

An unusual step from Darden Restaurants (DRI +1.3%): The company released a video message from CEO Clarence Otis. Mainly a rally-the-troops message, the key lines are on the threat of promotional activity in the sector. "While we can’t control what competitors do, we can change our approach to get one step ahead. Look for us to do more of that in the future."