Acceler8Success Cafe Thursday 4.11.19

Today’s Featured Topic: Restaurants

Restaurant Sales to Hit Record-High $863 Billion 2019

Overall restaurant sales in the U.S. will reach $863 billion in 2019, according to the National Restaurant Association’s (NRA) annual State of the Restaurant Industry report.

Nation’s Restaurant News (NRN) notes that this year’s projected sales figure of $863 billion is an increase of 3.6 percent over last year and constitutes a record-high industry performance. Read more…How Big Will the Restaurant Industry be This Year?

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How Much Are we Willing to Pay for Human Interaction in Restaurants?

In a recent article in the New York Times by San Francisco-based tech reporter Nellie Bowles, she writes, “Human contact is becoming a luxury good. As more screens appear in the lives of the poor, screens are disappearing from the lives of the rich. The richer you are, the more you spend to be offscreen.” Read more…

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