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Unformatted text preview: BI does compile statistics on convenience store robberies,
and during the mid-1990s about 28,000 of them were robbed every year (more than 500 a week). According to the LAPD’s 1998 robbery
statistics, restaurants were robbed nearly twice as often as minimarts. See “Restaurant Robberies in L.A. from 01/01/98 to 12/31/98” and
“Mini-Mart Robberies in L.A. from 01/01/98 to 12/31/98,” Los Angeles Police Department; and Greg Warchoi, “Workplace Violence,
1992–96,” Bureau of Labor Statistics Special Report, July 1998.
88 “Cynics need to be in some other industry”: The speeches and panel discussions at the Thirty-eighth Annual Multi-Unit Foodserver
Operator Conference were tape-recorded by the Sound of Knowledge, Inc., San Diego, California. 4. Success
Mahmood A. Khan’s Restaurant Franchising (New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1992) provides a straightforward examination of the subject,
much like a textbook. Stan Luxenberg’s Roadside Empires is less thorough but much more interesting, examining the franch...
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