National Restaurant Association Offers Guidance


  • March 20, 2020
  • /   Gloria Dawson
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Business owner outside of their store
If a state or local government determines that it needs to prohibit dine-in service for restaurants, it should allow restaurants to offer takeout (pickup), drive-thru, and (possibly) delivery – though the latter is not without further risk.

Epidemic Will Cost Restaurants $225B Short-Term


  • March 20, 2020
  • /   Peter Romeo
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Diner at restaurant paying for food
In a letter requesting $145 billion in direct aid to eating and drinking places, the Association said 5-7 million industry jobs could be lost.

Relief Bill for Restaurant Employees


  • March 20, 2020
  • /   Peter Romeo
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Enterprises with 50 or fewer workers on the payroll can ask for a waiver.

National Restaurant Association Calls On Trump


  • March 19, 2020
  • /   National Restaurant Association
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Gavel sitting on top of money
The National Restaurant Association called on President Trump and congressional leaders.