New York (CNN Business)During the coronavirus pandemic, supermarkets and retail stores have added a variety of safety features. Workers have been required to mask up and, more recently, most customers too. But most have yet to tackle what could be another important safety measure — changes to the systems that keep the stores hot and cold, and that can potentially recirculate air carrying the virus that employees and customers alike breathe. … [Read more...] about Why stores need to pay more attention to the air we breathe
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CEO Hunt Hawkins pointed to the pandemic as reasoning for the filing and said “the best strategy to maximize value will be a liquidation” of the company’s assets. The company is also in discussions about selling its e-commerce operations and intellectual property. … [Read more...] about Stein Mart declares bankruptcy, will close most stores
LONDON (Reuters) - A gauge of British retail sales surged in July to its highest level in over a year as more of the economy reopened following the coronavirus lockdown, driven mostly by grocery sales, a survey showed on Tuesday. … [Read more...] about UK retail sales survey highest since April 2019, CBI says
Stein Mart, a discount department-store chain, said it doesn't have "sufficient liquidity to continue operating in the ordinary course of business." As a result, it's permanently closing a "significant portion, if not all" of its brick-and-mortar stores with liquidation sales beginning immediately. … [Read more...] about Stein Mart files for bankruptcy and will close most of its 300 stores
As you can see, they’re on part four of this regular stream, The Bastard Run, and it’s all going very well, i.e. badly. One thing they’ve introduced to make their bad decision making go a bit faster is the Wheel Of Misfortune. Every character they come across, the Nasty Boys spin the wheel and let that decide the hapless NPC’s fate: good (they can live) or evil (that’s a hammering). The wheel also includes an ask the audience option, although the audience usually go for “shoot them in the knee”, which is nice. … [Read more...] about How evil can you actually be in The Outer Worlds? Find out here, live!