EVANSTON, IL — Last week, we asked local business owners around the country how Patch could best help them weather the economic downturn brought on by the new coronavirus. We received hundreds of responses and a number of excellent ideas — stay tuned! — but far and away, the most common response was: "Help us let the community know we're open for business." … [Read more...] about Evanston Businesses: Open Or Closed? Let Your Customers Know
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Although smoke shops amount to half of the businesses charged so far, Feuer said they have not been deliberately targeted. “There have been a lot of complaints about smoke shops,” he said. “I don’t know why that particular sector of the business community appears to be flouting the rules.” … [Read more...] about Will small-business owners go to jail for breaking coronavirus rules? We’ll find out
Killgore said all the measures envisioned will be temporary, but that details still need to be worked out. Representatives of several business and arts groups said they're all for the basic ideas outlined and pledged support, including financial. Councilman Matt Francois said these temporary steps are only the beginning. … [Read more...] about Walnut Creek Takes Steps To Help Businesses Rebound
“Some customers may be willing to drive to pick up goods in a matter hours while some are fine waiting for 10 days. So how do you capture both those customers?” Chaudhuri said. “You need to offer different options — online checkout, curbside, delivery and more to cater to customer needs. That might be challenging for some small businesses but it’s crucial for survival.” … [Read more...] about Will e-commerce help small business survive coronavirus fallout?
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