COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Max & Erma's Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq/NMS:MAXE - news) Fourth Quarter and Year-End Highlights: Net income hits a record $2.4 million, or $0.93 per share, for 2001 Same-store sales up 0.9%; 2.3% year-to-date Five Company-owned and four franchised restaurants open in 2001