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Employing America

The restaurant industry produces millions of dollars in tax revenues for local communities, while providing jobs for millions of Americans.

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The restaurant industry is at the heart of local, state and national economies.

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Entrepreneur Builder

80 percent of restaurant owners began in the restaurant industry in an entry-level position.

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Restaurants are a major employer in every community, offering unparalleled opportunities for training and success

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