How Big Is The Chicagoland Market?
In addition to Illinois, the Chicagoland market also encompasses northern Indiana and southern Wisconsin.
Illinois Restaurant Industry Facts
Sales: $18.3 Billion
*eating and drinking places only. (From the Illinois Restaurant Association).
Add this to our circulation to supermarkets, convenience stores, hotels, country clubs, nightclubs and entertainment venues, health care and institutional operations, supply and distribution businesses and you’ll be penetrating a $34 billion dollar market.
Because of the tight proximity of this region, it is easy to do business here. However the high number of operations makes cold calling somewhat ineffective and laborious. Save time and money by advertising in Food Industry News.