Services Sector

U.S. Services Sector Growth Continued in August

The U.S. services sector grew in August for the third month in a row, according to a survey of business executives. The Institute for Supply Management’s index of activity in the services sector dipped to 56.9, 1.2 percentage poitns lower

Sugar House bartender Shelby Minnix creates a Lavender Lemonade cocktail in a to-go bottle, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020, in Detroit. At least 33 states and the District of Columbia are temporarily allowing cocktails to-go during the pandemic, up from around three before the coronavirus struck. Dave Kwiatkowski, who owns the …