Down one percent. Up a modest one percent...or is it up a robust 5.2 percent, 6.9 percent or even 7.4 percent year over year? Join the club if you can’t figure out exactly how the restaurant industry is doing in 2016. Keeping in mind that not every analysis looks at an identical universe of restaurants the same way over the same time frame, the net takeaway for full-service operators is that there may be more growth going on than you think.
Restaurant performance stats paint mixed picture
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