Where can I find information on the restaurant industry?
Offers several reports on the restaurant industry. Follow the instruction page as you need to set up a password.
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
Choose Industries from the top menu bar and then from the dropdown menu choose the appropriate industry guide: Restaurants.
Thomson ONE Banker
Type in "restaurants" and "industry report" into the keyword box. Also, type in the name of a public company into the company box and the term "initiating" into the keywords in order to retrieve more substantial reports.
Type in "restaurants", choose "subject" from the dropdown menu and add "trends" as a keyword to access relevant articles.
Restaurant Industry Forecast
National Restaurant Association covers the big numbers on industry sales, factors that shaped those sales, industry segments, trends and legislative and regulatory issues. (Reserves TX943.N38 2004)
2003 Restaurant Industry Operations Report
Provides financial data on cost of sales, gross profit, direct operating expenses and other performance measurements. (Reserves TX909.A1R47 2003)
National Restaurant Association
Provides industry overview both national and state levels. Includes latest industry news, as well as reports on consumer spending, industry employment and restaurant industry operations research.