SPOTLIGHT ON...Restaurants continue sales growth in May

After a challenging winter, restaurants have posted three consecutive months of positive same-store sales, according to The Restaurant Industry Snapshot from Black Box Intelligence and People Report.  

On a quarter-to-date basis, same-store sales approached 0.5 percent at the end of May. However, the industry's same-store sales growth of 0.3 percent in May was a decrease of 0.3 percent from the sales growth reported for April. Story