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Restaurants Added 20,700 Jobs in September 10/2/2015 2:54:47 PM

Eating and drinking places added a net 20,700 jobs in September on a seasonally-adjusted basis, which marked the sixth consecutive month with growth of at least 20,000 jobs.

Restaurant Operators’ Outlook for the Economy Remains Uncertain 10/2/2015 2:53:35 PM Restaurant operators remain tentative about the direction of the overall economy.  Only 22 percent of restaurant operators said they expect economic conditions to improve in six months, while 21 percent expect conditions to worsen.  This came on the heels of net negative readings in the...
Restaurant Operators Reported Higher Same-Store Sales in August 10/2/2015 2:52:48 PM

A majority of restaurant operators reported higher same-store sales for the 18th consecutive month in August, though results were much softer than the July readings, according to the National Restaurant Association’s monthly Restaurant Industry Tracking Survey.  

Restaurant Operators Reported Mixed Customer Traffic Results in August 10/2/2015 2:52:08 PM

Restaurant operators overall reported a net increase in customer traffic for the 14th consecutive month, though results were mixed on the segment level.

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