Tag: mobile businesses
Mobile businesses get creative to make permits worth $5,000 expense
Fishers last month became the first Hamilton County community to pass an ordinance specifically regulating the new fleet of mobile businesses. The controversial measure was intended to encourage food trucks to roll into town, but vendors say it could have the opposite effect.
The economics of operating in the ’burbs are uncertain to begin with, Indianapolis-based Scratchtruck owner Matt Kornmeyer said, citing the typical sprawl that limits foot traffic.
‘Are we going to have a cotton candy stand next?’ . . . The community doesn’t want it.”
“I think this has the potential to regulate us out of existence,” said Scott Hall
Mobile businesses unite for hunger relief effort
With restaurant startup costs so high, more food entrepreneurs are looking to mobile businesses....
The Mobile Food Vendor Program, also includes help with funding...
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake came to the rescue of Baltimore's fledgling food truck scene Wednesday after a city official targeted a few of the mobile businesses because he said they lacked proper permits.
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