Americans spend more on dining out than groceries for first time ever

April 15, 2015 1:29 PM

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Americans spend more on dining out than groceries for first time ever

For the first time ever, people in the U.S. are spending more money dining out then buying groceries. In March, sales at restaurants and bars surpassed those at grocery stories for the first time since the Commerce Department started collecting data in 1992, reports Bloomberg.

The sales report details the changing eating habits of Americans over the past several years—with a renewed focus on how restaurants are thinking about how to appeal to the millennial generation. Instagram-happy younger diners are identified as more willing to spend money on “food away from home,” a...

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