When You Can’t Compete…
…just call the folks down the street who happen to have a monopoloy on lethal force. Yep, that oughta do it.
That’s exactly what some local restaurant owners in Los Angeles do when mobile food trucks (Taco stands, snack carts etc…) open up shop along the curb outside their business. The food carts offer cheap and quick bites, which are posing stiff competition to established eateries around town.
Instead of coming up with innovative ideas to compete with the new kids on the block, some restauranteers have called local law enforcement in to make it more difficult for the fresh competition to conduct business.
The fine folks at ReasonTV tell the full story:
As a critique, it would have been helpful to see an interview with one of the restaurant owners.