A restaurant in Hyde Park, Ohio, called Dutch’s has this on its expenses: “We provide dwelling wages to our staff partially funded by a 20{8ba6a1175a1c659bbdaa9a04b06717769bcea92c0fdf198d429188ebbca09471} automatic gratuity.” The rationale driving this? Profitability, of system. “Restaurants are at the rear of the 8-ball, and we are taking a good deal of […]

Joe Raedle | Getty Images News | Getty Images The latest Consumer Price Index reading, the highest in four decades, isn’t the only sign that inflation is extending rather than giving up its hold over the U.S. economy in 2022. An increasing number of American small businesses say they are […]