Restaurants Ring Up Sales
Foodservice industry growth is accelerating as the economy slowly improves and consumers feel some relief.
Menu Segments Rise
Bumps in the Road
- Commodity costs may require price increases or a decrease in the value promotions upon which customers have come to rely.
- In some parts of the country, such as states with a large military population, sequestration cuts will hit hard.
- Changes in healthcare have both employers and employees confused, and uncertainty about costs may cause consumers to reduce spending.