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Independent restaurants increase spending, despite declining numbers

Unit count dropped 3 percent in fall 2017, according to NPD Group

Independent restaurants are predicted to spend about $39 billion with foodservice manufacturers and broadline distributors in 2018, despite a decline in the number of restaurants across the U.S., research firm The NPD Group said Monday.

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