Conditions Are Improving – Slowly
Economic Metrics Show Signs of Increase
The key metrics of the current economy in New England shows a slight improvement. Trips for retail and recreation have improved by approximately 10% from two weeks ago. Trips to grocery and pharmacy stores have improved by 20% to 25% from two weeks ago. This is likely due to many people having to restock supplies after spending two weeks in isolation.
COVID-19 Safety Tips
Protect Your Employees, Your Customers, And Your Business
Convenience stores are on the front lines of the COVID crisis, providing essential items for scared customers. There is already some discussion that, in providing this service, c-store operators are making themselves vulnerable to lawsuits from employees and customers who contract the virus.