Service Sector Index, Including Restaurant Industry, Posts Large Declines

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Waiter Alexander Alioto prepares to serve lunch to customers at... News PhotoCalifornia,Catering Building,Construction Industry,Customer,Economy,Food,Horizontal,Lunch,Preparation,Restaurant,San Francisco - California,Seafood,USA,WaiterPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2008 Getty ImagesSAN FRANCISCO - DECEMBER 03: Waiter Alexander Alioto prepares to serve lunch to customers at Alioto's Seafood Restaurant December 3, 2008 in San Francisco, California. A report by The Institute for Supply Management says that its services sector index dropped in November to 37.3, down from 44.4 in October as the service industry struggles through the weak economy. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)