The only businesses I remember are the feed store and a dress shop named McGuire's Clothing.
There were lots of businesses and folks came out of the hollows from miles around to shop.
Dean chatted with a number of the merchants of the few still-open businesses he passed.
Everything you needed was right here, shops and businesses of every description.
The state revenue is derived mainly from a general property tax, licence taxes levied on various businesses and occupations, a collateral inheritance tax and a capitation tax.
At the beginning of the 19th century it had become common for the tradesmen of the city to live away from their businesses, but it was only about the middle of the 19th century that it became at all usual for those in the West End to do the same.
The taxing system of Iowa embraces a general property tax, corporation taxes (imposed on the franchises or on either the capital stock or the stock in the hands of shareholders), taxes on certain businesses and a collateral inheritance tax.
Perhaps for ingenuity and the latest methods of manipulating skins in the manufacturing of furs the Americans lead the way, but as fur cutters are more or less of a roving and cosmopolitan character the larger fur businesses in London, Berlin, Vienna, St Petersburg, Paris and New York are guided by the same thorough and comparatively advanced principles.
In connexion with the post-office there are inland money order and savings-bank businesses; and in addition the value-payable system, by which the post-office undertakes to recover from the addressee the value of an article sent by post and to remit the amount to the sender, has found great popularity.
It would not take much of this for businesses to no longer take credit cards.
This occurs through services such as Yelp, where customers rate businesses they use, and in product reviews posted on countless sites.
With the rapid flow of information about businesses and their products, along with the ease of "checking up" on a vendor, good businesses will get more business and push out the bad ones.
When businesses and people are made to consider the overall effects of their choices as opposed to only their individual effects, efficient outcomes occur.
Well, businesses are very efficient and, over the long term, will choose a location less able to compel them to internalize negative externalities (or, more rarely, overly compensate them for positive externalities, as in cities offering tax breaks to businesses.)Therefore, rational-acting businesses will likely locate in areas that allow them to inflict negative externalities without requiring compensation.
Everyone must be free in his associations, able to start businesses, enter into contracts, travel freely, speak openly, and exercise other such freedoms.
If a million people lose their jobs to a machine, then entrepreneurs start businesses that hire those people to do other things.
I personally think the establishment of charitable organizations was driven by the same spirit that drove the creation of new businesses.
Other businesses in the food industry—say those pricey health foods you see at fancy grocery stores—optimize for taste and nutrition at the expense of price.
This is not to say that businesses are so materialistic they will favor a war to get a government contract.