Posts Tagged ‘Toyota’

  • Attracted by lower taxes and lighter regulation, businesses are moving to Texas from states like California.

    An Offer Sriracha Cannot Refuse?

    May 3, 14 • 350 Views • No Comments

    Hearing tax incentives and “sensible” regulation, will Sriracha move from Irwindale, California to Texas? Last year, Irwindale residents complained that the local Sriracha processing plant was a “public nuisance.” Hearing that their...  [read more]

  • labor productivity at Starbucks

    Does Your Barista Do a Repeatable Routine?

    Jan 18, 14 • 1049 Views • No Comments

    Starbucks calls it “transactions per hour” but from our perspective, it’s waiting in line. Researchers say that it takes only 3 minutes in a queue for us to become impatient. Hoping to show their shorter line time and higher sales, Starbucks...  [read more]

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    “Made in the USA”

    Jul 2, 11 • 368 Views • No Comments

    According to USA Today, “The two ‘most American’ cars are Japanese.” Cars.com has an American-Made Index. Ranking vehicles by sales, where they are made, and the origin of their parts, they concluded that the Toyota Camry is the most...  [read more]