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Black-owned businesses need to be supported.

And Black business owners are constantly looking for ways to earn that support.

According to the U. S. Census Bureau:
  • The Black population in DFW is about 15.0%.
  • Black-owned businesses in DFW are around 12.8% of all businesses in DFW (not including publicly held firms).
  • However, Black-owned businesses with paid employees total only about 3.0% (not including publicly held firms).

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What Black Entrepreneurs Get Wrong

The Rise of African-American Entrepreneurs in America

Black-owned Business Demographics - 2012 and 2014 through 2016

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Entrepreneurs of all ages have flocked to the Food Truck industry in the last decade.   A surge in popularity has meant that food trucks are now ubiquitous not only in the United States, but also in countries around the world.

For people on the outside, food trucks are a convenient and almost novel way to enjoy a quick meal on the go.   For those that run the trucks, they are a source of income, and many entrepreneurs have made healthy profits and even developed food empires from their investments.

But to be clear, owning a food truck business is more than a notion.   The permitting ...

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