-The Washington Post
Millions are out of work, but new jobless claims have been trending lower each week. Moody’s chief economist Mark Zandi has declared the COVID recession over.
– The New York Times
Publicly traded firms that employ about 8.1 million people – roughly 26 percent of all employment at tracked publicly traded companies – are all or mostly excluded from direct government relief, based on an analysis from a group of Harvard University researchers.
Moving forward, short-term strategies for recovery should address what consumers need right now and position the brand to meet those needs.
Ben & Jerry’s Pointed Call To ‘Dismantle White Supremacy’ Stands Out Among Tepid Corporate America Statements
– The Washington Post
As some consumers view solidarity statements from corporate America as hollow, other companies stand out from the crowd.