Eighty-seven percent of the city’s restaurants, bars and nightlife venues could not pay full rent in August, compared to 80 percent in June.
Mayor Carlos Gimenez has ordered restaurants in Miami-Dade County to close their dine-in operations by Wednesday as Florida experiences a resurgence of coronavirus cases and an uptick in hospitalizations. Restaurants will still be allowed to handle carryout and delivery orders. Florida reported more than 6,300 new COVID-19 cases statewide and … More
A new study by JPMorgan notes a connection between increased restaurant spending and a surge in coronavirus cases a few weeks later, as Fortune reports. JPMorgan looked at spending by 30 million Chase credit and debit card holders and compared those numbers to coronavirus case data provided by Johns Hopkins … More
Fast-casual chain PizzaRev looks to be in trouble, and the pandemic is only partially to blame. The company has closed more than half of its locations in the past years and is down to just 13 stores in the U.S. The Los Angeles Daily News reported last week that Pizza … More