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CPA firm Quick and Associates' recent newsletter contains an article on calculating break-even sales and also cash burn rate. My first thought was that we all learned that stuff when we were in short pants, but maybe not.
One of the comments from analyst Mark Kalinowski's latest Owner/Operator survey (from a very experienced Owner/Operator) was:
"I find that most operators don’t understand the concept of Capex and think our cash flows are all ours."
A review of this very brief article might be worthwhile.
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The history of sandwich chain Subway did start with Jared Fogle but this infographic is very well done.
July 7, 2023
In a continuation of his earlier article on California legislation, Jonathan Maze attaches an "Opinion" label to this piece.
And now for the liberal point of view - Capital and Main has convered the topic with their usual leftist slant. But they do mention Robert Zarco and quote a few McDonald's Owner/Operators.
July 5, 2023
"The McDonald's franchisees were more direct. The bill "will annihilate the businesses and livelihoods of franchisees throughout the state of California."
Which brings Robert Zarco into the discussion: