Foodservice visits at six-year high

Foodservice visits at six-year high

Foodservice industry traffic hit its highest level in six years.

FOODSERVICE industry traffic hit its highest level in six years, and higher average diners' checks fueled a 3% year-over-year increase in consumer spending at U.S. restaurants and foodservice outlets in the year ending May 2015, according to The NPD Group, a leading global information company.

The good news was tempered, however, by overall stalled traffic growth caused by fewer visits to quick-service hamburger chain, midscale/family dining and in

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