For most non-commercial operators, new dining locations are not in the works. Sixty-seven percent of respondents to The Big Picture research say they have no new dining location planned. Colleges were significantly more likely than all other segments to have a new location planned. Forty percent report that a new location will open in the next two years. Schools, however, were the least likely to have a new location scheduled. Eighty percent of school operators have no new dining location in the works.
The percentage of operators who have a new dining location planned: