SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Boosting business

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
in
Tax free weekend brings out buyers
080711 No Sales Tax Weekend 1 C.jpg
A customer talks to a clerk at McKinney Honda about making a purchase during no sales tax weekend.

Despite an ongoing tough economy, many buyers hit area stores Friday and Saturday to capitalize on the no state sales tax weekend.

Stores like Ivan Smith and McKinney Honda both reported an all day increase in business on Saturday.

“The difference has been like night and day. It seems like the flood gates have opened and people are coming in, generally in surges but business has been good these past two days,”said Rodney Procell, manager of Ivan Smith Furniture.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share