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Leave it to inept government and academia (and even worse an incestuous relationship between the two) to somehow figure out a way to actually lose money on alcohol sales.
It absolutely was about making a profit - that was the basis that the University made for actually getting the approval to do it. How on earth can you lose money on alcohol sales.
900k in sales equals 16k loss? On beer? What's the margin on an 8 dollar pint? 500%?
Sorry but I'm in the business. It is impossible to lose money on well-managed alcohol sales. Something doesn't add up.
Maybe it's time to add a class to the business school curriculm. Product Pricing 101
It cost over $115,000 PER GAME to operate a small beer tent behind one endzone of the stadium? Unbelievable.
Leave it to University to lose money on selling alcohol. If you can't do, teach!
All that time and money wasted. LMAO
3rd party, unions.. How was this not set to fail fiscally?
Get rid of Aramak. Why let their crappy services take such a huge cut? Why can't the University run its own dining services?
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