People are still shopping — just for different stuff.
“A lot of workers are saying no, I refuse to go back and put my health at risk and my family's health at risk for $2, $3 or $4 an hour.”
Takeout cocktails have saved jobs in the restaurant and bar industries.
Small restaurants are at the greatest risk if put under new restrictions.
Some fear the apps will pass fees on to consumers, who might balk.
Employees may face tense situations with some customers.
With masks, fever checks and health QR codes, there are signs that the coronavirus still poses a threat to daily life.
According to one estimate, the national workforce will lose more than a million workers aged under 25 in the next eight years.
As gift giving has shifted toward experiences and not physical items, restaurant gift cards are getting more popular. And restaurants are catching on.