Small businesses operate in limbo, as economies begin to reopen

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 without a single layoff. That all […]
Here’s how Ford’s CEO says he’s going to reopen on Monday

Here’s how Ford’s CEO says he’s going to reopen on Monday

Ford CEO Jim Hackett is reopening his company’s assembly plants on Monday, but processes on the factory floor are going to be pretty different from the pre-COVID era, just two months ago. “The strategy of washing your hands and social distancing really matters, in...
Some governors are ‘moving too fast’ to reopen their states

Some governors are ‘moving too fast’ to reopen their states

President Donald Trump on Monday renewed his push for the U.S. to speed up its reopening, but the next morning Anthony S. Fauci, the country’s top infectious-disease expert, cautioned that “consequences could be really serious” if states move too soon. In a newly...