In this news article on the national business website The Street, Acrelec Americas President John Owen discusses what’s driving the restaurant industry’s recovery.
In the article, John says: “Pent-up demand definitely plays a role. People are ready to return a sense of normalcy and comfort and going out to eat can be an event that provides that feeling, But, the increase in remote work may also play a role in more restaurant sales. People are spending more time at home and less money on transportation: They may choose to use some of that disposable income on going out to eat. Remote workers may see leaving their home, even if it is just to pick up a to-go item from a restaurant, as an experience to look forward to.”
Read the full article on TheStreet.com.