Foodservice industry adds jobs in May

Foodservice industry adds jobs in May

Nearly 32,000 jobs added during the month, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics

U.S. employers added 217,000 non-farm jobs in May, and the overall economy surpassed its pre-recession employment peak, recovering the estimated 8.7 million jobs lost during the two-year downturn, according to the monthly Bureau of Labor Statistics report released Friday.

Unemployment remained steady at 6.3 percent, a decline of 1.2 percentage points over the past year.

Food services and drinking places were among the top industries showing job growth in May, along wit

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