According to the National Restaurant Association’s 2015 Restaurant Industry Forecast, the restaurant industry holds a 47 percent share of the food dollar. Here’s more from the report.
709.2B 2015 projected restaurant industry sales.
3.7% Projected North Carolina restaurant sales growth in 2015.
20.5% Projected growth in restaurant and food service jobs from 2015 to 2025.
89% Fine-dining operations that shopped around for other suppliers in 2014.