WASHINGTON Restaurateurs are still treading rough economic waters, but more foresee calm seas ahead, according to the latest monthly operator survey from the National Restaurant Association. The Association’s Restaurant Performance Index, or RPI, stood at 97.9 in August, down 0.2 percent from July, and its third decline in the last four months, the NRA said Wednesday. The RPI is a monthly composite index that tracks the health of and outlook for the U.S. restaurant industry based on ...

Register to view this article

It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.

Why Register?

Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.


Attention Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!

Questions about your account or how to access content? 

Contact: Desiree Torres Desiree.Torres@penton.com 

Already registered? here.