Bistro Holdings Corp , the local operators of restaurant chains T.G.I. Friday's , Italianni's and Outback , has revealed plans to boost investor confidence in the Philippines market, by laying out development proposals for its chains' growth. Merritt Croker, COO of Bistro, released a statement in which he outlined the company's three-pronged approach to sustained growth, consisting of making operations more efficient, developing more outlets and implementing financial strategies.