And here’s your end of the bargain:

  • Payroll and payroll taxes
  • Workers’ compensation and employee group insurance
  • Business taxes and licenses
  • Cash and inventory shortage
  • Store supplies and any/all miscellaneous store expenses
  • Equipment maintenance and overall general repairs
  • Outside property maintenance and landscaping
  • Telephone (store line only)
  • Janitorial and laundry services
  • Security expenses
  • National advertising fee and local store advertising expenses
  • Interest expenses
  • Other operating expenses