About 2 years ago

03/31/2020 - Retail Workers In Their 60s, 70s And 80s Say They’re Worried About Their Health – But Need The Money

-The Washington Post
With nearly a fourth of the workforce 55-plus, the demographic most vulnerable to the coronavirus is increasingly on its front lines, selling groceries and other goods to the crowds that elevate their risks.
– Nation’s Restaurant News
Restaurant Brands International, parent to the Burger King, Tim Hortons and Popeyes brands, outlined a number of initiatives it was implementing in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic,
– The Wall Street Journal
Waste Management’s finance chief describes how the company is dealing with both situations – as well as greasy takeout boxes
 
– The New York Times
But the impulse of the restaurant community to lean into adversity has been complicated by the realization that not all the lessons learned in past emergencies apply to the current one.