The National Restaurant Association’s comprehensive, annual outlook for and overview of the U.S. restaurant industry, covering national and state-by-state sales and employment forecasts, as well as workforce, segment, consumer, technology and menu trends.
Restaurant industry sales are expected to reach $783 billion in 2016. Although this will represent the seventh consecutive year of real growth in restaurant sales, the rate of growth remains moderate. The restaurant industry will remain the nation’s second-largest private sector employer with a workforce of 14.4 million.
The 2016 Restaurant Industry Forecast report is divided into six parts by topic that can be used separately, or combined into a 360-degree view of the industry.
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Restaurant Industry 2016 at a Glance
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