NRA PERFORMANCE INDEX BETTER BUT STILL BELOW FLAT FOR APRIL
The hopeful question is, "Has the restaurant industry bottomed out?" ...
ALL REGIONS SHOW SOFT OPERATOR SALES, TRAFFIC; QUICK SERVICE, QUICK CASUAL OUTPERFORM OTHERS
The softness appears to be just about everywhere, geographically. But quicker and less expensive is still better. ...[full story]
WHOLESALE FOOD PRICES EASE, MENU PRICES STILL CATCHING UP
Operators might have a chance to recover some lost margin. ...[full story]
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT FOR FER'S PRESIDENT'S PREVIEW FORECAST SEMINAR FLIES AWAY FRIDAY; OPERATORS JOIN PANEL
Big names on the opening panel will make you wish you'd signed up before June 20. ...[full story]