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C-Store Operators Optimistic About Foodservice Sales Growth

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C-Store Business Expectations**

C-store operators report being quite optimistic about the year ahead, with 87% indicating they expect overall foodservice business conditions to improve greatly or somewhat over the next year.

Improve greatly23%
Improve somewhat64%
Remain the same12%
Decline somewhat2%
Decline a lot0%

Source: FARE 2014 State of Foodservice Study

**Totals do not equal 100 due to rounding

Day-Part Growth Expectations

C-store operators have the greatest growth expectations for the lunch and breakfast day-parts. Comparatively, QSRs are watching lunch and dinner.

In which one day-part do you expect the most sales growth in the next year?

Late-afternoon snack12%
Do not expect sales growth in any day-part5%
Mid-morning snack4%
Late-night snack2%

Source: FARE 2014 State of Foodservice Study


FARE 2014 State of Foodservice Study