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Mich. coffee shop owner shares lessons learned

SmartBrief on Main Street | Sep 18, 2014

The Cuppa coffee shop in Jackson, Mich., has been in business for three years. Evan Farmer, one of the business' owners, says it can take a while to ensure a new business is on sound footing. "It took us probably at least a year and a half to two years before we felt like the business was paying its own bills," Farmer said. MLive.com (Michigan) (free registration) (09/18)


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