White Castle CEO says US labor shortage 'more challenging' at some locations
White Castle CEO Lisa Ingram: US labor shortage ‘more challenging’ at some locations
White Castle CEO Lisa Ingram on how inflation and labor shortages have impacted her business, which was America’s first fast-food hamburger chain.
The CEO of America's first fast-food hamburger chain said the U.S. labor shortage has hit some locations harder than others.
"In some of our locations, it is maybe more challenging than others," White Castle CEO Lisa Ingram said on FOX Business’ "Mornings with Maria."
However, Ingram remains optimistic about her company’s hiring prospects and expansion plans despite the pandemic.
"When you've been around for 100 years, you've seen great labor markets and you've seen more challenging labor markets," she explained.
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White Castle, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, has begun selling food in grocery stores and is continuing to open new locations.