CHICAGO National Restaurant Association show to town this week, operators here were upbeat about its robust restaurant market despite concerns that several emerging business challenges could affect the local hospitality industry. —As this city welcomed the A new Cook County sales tax scheduled to go into effect July 1 will bring the tax on restaurant meals to 11.5 percent in the downtown area, the highest of any major U.S. city. ...
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