Best Buy to reopen 800 stores in the US

Appointment-only shopping at Best Buy (BBY) will soon just become a memory from the dark times of the COVID-19 pandemic. The electronics retailer said in a blog post on Tuesday that it will reopen 800 locations in the U.S. on June 15, minus the need by customers to make an appointment. In other words, it’s […]

Dunkin Donuts plans to hire 25,000 employees as states reopen

The HR department at Dunkin’ Brands (DNKN) will likely be running on some extra cold brew coffee this summer. Dunkin’ said Monday the franchisees at its namesake coffee and donut chain will look to hire 25,000 new employees in a bid to support an in flux of consumers...

Small businesses operate in limbo, as economies begin to reopen

The Strand Book Store in New York City has stood as a source of pride for the Bass family for 93 years. With its famous slogan “18 Miles of Books,” the Manhattan shop has weathered the Great Depression, survived 9-11, and gone to battle with Amazon (AMZN) — all...