Restaurant News Roundup, 7/31/15

Latest Restaurant News July 31, 2015

Restaurant Performance Index, which tracks outlook for US restaurant industry, declines for second consecutive month in June, reflecting dampened optimism by restaurant owners – despite expansion in some key indicators. Read more here:

Although the restaurant industry is growing overall, some parts of the industry are being cannibalized by rapidly growing segments, such as the fast-casual restaurants. Read more here about the latest trends shaping the restaurant industry:

McDonald’s sales plunge 10% in quarterly sales as younger consumers turn away from the burger and fries giant to fast-casual chains like Panera. Read more here:

New York panel’s recommendation to raise the minimum wage to $15 will not only affect restaurant chains in the state but the food service industry across America as a whole, according to Forbes article. Read more here:


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