(Last Updated On: June 3, 2021)

Tork logotypeTork created National Take Back the Lunch Break Day in 2018 to counter the decline of the employee lunch break in today’s 24/7 work culture. According to research conducted by Tork, employees who take a lunch break score higher on a wide range of engagement metrics, including job satisfaction and productivity. The Tork Take Back the Lunch Break idea is simple: with more workers taking their lunch break, we can improve workplaces and worker happiness!

In May of 2018, The Registrar at National Day Calendar proclaimed the celebration to be observed on the third Friday in June, annually.

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