You are all smiles as you drive up to your restaurant. A year after the grand opening, lines are still out the door and your gourmet burger concept is the talk of the town. As you get out of your car and glance across the parking lot, your smile fades when you spot a “coming soon” sign for a new gourmet burger joint on the other side of the shopping center.
Can a competitor really open in the same complex and cash in on the same concept and your success? Upon reviewing y