Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Labor shortage squeezes Popeyes' late night business

Restaurant Dive
Popeyes' year-over-year Q3 2021 U.S. comparable sales fell by 4.5%, a drop driven primarily by traffic declines as ongoing labor challenges led to a reduction in service and operating hours. Late night hours were particularly challenged by the labor crunch, Restaurant Brands International CEO José Cil said on Monday during the company's Q3 2021 earnings call. . . . more