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Economic Headwinds Add To Challenge Of Restaurant Ownership In The Fort Smith Area

FORT SMITH, Ark. (TB&P) — Good food, good service and a cash cushion are a must to have a shot at restaurant success in the Fort Smith area. But even ...
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Economic Headwinds Add To Challenge Of Restaurant Ownership In The Fort Smith Area

FORT SMITH, Ark. (TB&P) — Good food, good service and a cash cushion are a must to have a shot at restaurant success in the Fort Smith area. But even then, a slow-growing population and sluggish regional economy make it tough to turn a menu into money, say three restaurateurs.

Economic Headwinds Add To Challenge Of Restaurant Ownership In The Fort Smith Area

Jeff Gosey, the owner of AJ’s Oyster House in downtown Fort Smith, said the business requires a strong constitution.

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