This is a list of items that have negatively impacted our bottom line and the operational surcharge is designed to help offset these expenses and keep our prices as stable as possible.
- Minimum wage increases
- Rising utility costs
- Various rising tax rates
- Paid Employee Leave
- Affordable Cares Act
- Hazard Pay (Portland, ME)
- Music licensing fees (BMI, ASCAP, SESAC)
- Costs associated with supply chain issues
- Increased insurance costs from climate and economic issues
We’re working as hard as we can to give our customers the best value possible.