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Coronavirus

Industries all across the country are experiencing the disruptive impact of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Discover how it could affect the U.S. foodservice, grocery and convenience industries.


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Texas says it won't follow Biden's vaccine mandate

Gov. Abbott issued an executive order Monday that bans any business in the state from turning away an employee or customer because they opt not be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Trust, Communications Imperative for C-Stores to Thrive

Experts discuss navigating a post-pandemic world

People are moving back to New York City. But not necessarily its offices, says RB's The Bottom Line.

From RLOY to booming beverages, here’s what jumped out on day 1

A requirement was approved Wednesday by the City Council, and Mayor Eric Garcetti has already signaled his support.

A new survey also indicates that most operators have yet to finalize a plan for dealing with the requirement.

Labor, out-of-stocks and a litany of challenges have kept the industry’s distributors on their toes, embracing innovation

Labor problems and the delta variant are undercutting sales, while costs soar, the National Restaurant Association found in a survey.

The delta variant continued to dampen consumer confidence this month, The Conference Board reported, while a new Dunnhumby survey called out shopper dissatisfaction in grocery stores.

CDC endorses additional dose for employees in convenience stores, grocery stores

Pandemic-related modifications in c-stores have given rise to lifestyle changes, innovations

But operators said in a Golden Gate Restaurant Association survey that the inoculation requirement has created few operational problems.

Celebrations expected to near pre-pandemic levels

West Hollywood's requirement will apply to employees as well as guests, and does not accept negative COVID tests as an alternative to vaccines.

Operators will soon be checking proof of inoculation in Seattle, most of upper Washington and two of Hawaii's islands. The state's most-visited island has also re-imposed capacity caps.

Consumers pulled back on restaurant dining in August, but inflation may be affecting what's going in their grocery cart, new IRI research indicates.

The attorneys general of the participating states said in a blunt letter to the president that they would pursue every possible legal action to kill the plan.

The reservation platform partnered with identity company Clear to help restaurants track COVID-19 vaccinations and test results for their employees.

Few details are available about the president’s pending requirement that employers of at least 100 workers demand proof of vaccination or negative COVID tests. Here’s what’s come to light on the key questions.

The mandates will impact a wide swath of the workforce, including employees in healthcare and in the private sector.

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