Founded by Don Strang in 1942, Strang Corporation is one of the leading hospitality companies in the United States that operates Apple Two Associates, American Bread Company and Don's Restaurants. The corporation features dining facilities in eight states and employs more than 3,000 individuals. Apple Two Associates is one of the leading developers of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar in Alabama, Georgia, Florida and Texas. Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar s menu includes salads, combinations, steak dishes, grilled sandwiches, rollups and burgers. It has a special food menu that consists of lighter fare, such as tortilla chicken melts, Italian chicken sandwiches, onion soup, grilled shrimp skewer salads, confetti chicken, and teriyaki steak and shrimp skewers. Strang Corporation is based in Cleveland.