Slow sales in June could bode ill for second half of 2019

Restaurant sales came to a crawl during June, highlighting the industry’s frequent traffic woes and bringing up new concerns about a possible sales slowdown during the second half of the year, according to new data from Black Box Intelligence, a division of Dallas-based TDn2K.

Same-store sales growth was down 0.01% year-over-year in June according to the latest Black Box Intelligence data. This restaurant industry sales update is based on weekly sales from more than 31,000 locations representing 170-plus brands and nearly $72 billion in annual sales………Read More