DineEquity, Inc, formerly IHOP Corp. is engaged in owning, operating and franchising of International House of Pancakes (IHOP) restaurants and Applebee's International, Inc. (Applebee's). During the year ended December 31, 2008, the Company owned, operated and franchised two restaurant chains in the casual dining and family dining categories: Applebee's Neighborhood Grill and Bar, and IHOP. The Company operates in four segments: franchise operations, company restaurant operations, rental operations, and financing operations. Within each segment, the Company operates two restaurant concepts: Applebee's and IHOP.
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