The latest trends in key indicators
ArticlesRestaurant job growth remained sluggish in September
Although the industry added back many of the jobs lost during the early months of the pandemic, a majority of restaurants remain understaffed.
ArticlesRestaurant jobs remain below pre-pandemic levels in 49 states and DC
The District of Columbia, Vermont, New York and Hawaii have the largest deficits from their pre-coronavirus employment levels.
ArticlesRestaurant sales continue to trend higher
A new survey indicates consumers have yet to get their fill of restaurants, which means the positive sales trajectory has more room to run.