Statistically speaking: North Carolina restaurant sales expected in increase this year

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.