Report: Restaurant industry rebounds in September

Report: Restaurant industry rebounds in September

Same-store sales pick up after summer downturn, NRA Restaurant Performance Index finds

Same-store sales picked up in September, and the restaurant industry rebounded with it, according to the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index.

Nearly half of surveyed operators said same-store sales improved in September, rising from just 30 percent who said the same in August, and indicating the best result since April.