Legal Filings Week ending 10/29/2020
DBA’s Incs & LLC’s Total Permits and Licenses Total Raw Total Net Issued
10/29/2020 377 492 96 965 430
10/22/2020 558 417 105 1080 550
10/15/2020 479 548 102 1129 530
10/8/2020 575 538 124 1237 548
10/1/2020 440 402 82 924 450
9/24/2020 532 374 100 1006 525
9/17/2020 454 467 101 1022 433
9/10/2020 377 510 115 1002 406
9/3/2020 377 571 108 1056 400
8/27/2020 508 411 131 1050 503
8/20/2020 446 431 101 978 433
8/13/2020 477 473 116 1066 502
8/6/2020 553 445 80 1158 462
7/30/2020 578 258 78 992 503
7/23/2020 327 397 86 724 358
7/16/2020 389 444 125 958 474
7/9/2020 722 360 143 1368 582
6/25/2020 296 311 104 711 354
6/18/2020 433 382 95 815 396
6/11/2020 265 98 67 497 264
6/4/2020 447 235 80 762 358
5/28/2020 414 187 90 691 316
5/21/2020 317 374 85 776 304
5/14/2020 352 350 99 801 356
5/7/2020 403 186 98 679 316
4/30/2020 337 217 124 678 324
4/23/2020 396 464 110 970 385
4/16/2020 405 300 133 839 532
4/9/2020 385 197 109 691 192
4/2/2020 130 371 133 639 327
3/26/2020 160 524 160 844 301

The average recent trend is more than 500 new restaurant openings per week across the entire U.S. We are now close to 65% of pre-COVID activity . Closings are at the same gait as prior years which currently, is contrary to general media.