Introduction to the Restaurant, Hotel & Hospitality Industry, Business and Industry Trends Analysis

¹ Video Tip For our brief video introduction to the restaurant, hotel and hospitality industry, see www.plunkettresearch.com/video/restaurant .   At Plunkett Research, we look at the “hospitality” industry in a broad way, to include most types of services or sectors that serve freshly-prepared food and drinks to customers or provide lodging services to travelers.  That is, they literally provide hospitality to their paying guests.  Consequently, we include restaurants of all types, as well as catering, cafeterias, coffee shops and bars or taverns.  (However, we do not include the prepared food sections of supermarkets.)  On the lodging side of hospitality, we…

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