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"Shocked, disheartened, devastated’: Restaurant and hotel workers reel as layoffs soar again

Restaurant workers “have pivoted so many times they’ve made a circle," and now employment options are running out......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 13th, 2021

"Shocked, disheartened, devastated’: Restaurant and hotel workers reel as layoffs soar again

Restaurant workers “have pivoted so many times they’ve made a circle," and now employment options are running out......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 13th, 2021

Relief fund for North Carolina restaurant, hotel workers seeks donations as applications pour in

The North Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association has launched a relief fund to help provide cash for workers in the restaurant and hospitality industry who've been devastated by the COVID-19 outbreak. The N.C. Restaurant Workers Relief Fund will he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 31st, 2020

Honolulu restaurant, Kauai resort lay off more than 180 employees

A restaurant chain in Honolulu and a Kauai hotel have recently laid off a combined 187 workers, according to Worker Adjustment Retraining Notification Act notices filed with the state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations this week. Companies .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020

"Unforeseen calamity": One of Atlanta"s largest hotels lays off more than 200 workers

The hotel's HR director said the company did not expect the layoffs to exceed six months, but it issued the required notice out of an "abundance of caution.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 30th, 2020

How this Raleigh restaurant stays afloat by slashing prices, skipping layoffs for 150+ workers

One restaurant owner is staying in business by taking action even he says "doesn't make sense.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2020

White House, GOP face heat after hotel and restaurant chains helped run small-business program dry

New York State has applied for a $4 billion federal loan to shore up its unemployment trust fund amid a record surge of claims by workers sidelined by the Covid-19 pandemic, a spokeswoman said. “All... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 21st, 2020

Economic Report: Jobless claims soar again by 5.25 million as coronavirus pushes unemployment to 15%

Some 5.25 million workers who’ve lost their jobs applied for unemployment benefits last week, driving the number of coronavirus-related layoffs above 21 million in just one month as the nation grapples with the worst pandemic in a century......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2020

Lack of savings worsens the pain of coronavirus downturn

Many of the millions of restaurant, hotel and retail-store workers who lost their jobs because of coronavirus shutdowns have a smaller cushion than in the past and will fall behind rent and other bills, amplifying the economic damage......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2020

This is making the coronavirus downturn even more painful

Many of the millions of restaurant, hotel and retail-store workers who lost their jobs because of coronavirus shutdowns have a smaller cushion than in the past and will fall behind rent and other bills, amplifying the economic damage......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2020

This is making the coronavirus downturn even more painful

Many of the millions of restaurant, hotel and retail-store workers who lost their jobs because of coronavirus shutdowns have a smaller cushion than in the past and will fall behind rent and other bills, amplifying the economic damage......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2020

No layoffs on the menu at this classic SA restaurant, only raises

As the coronavirus pandemic takes a toll on the hospitality industry in San Antonio, one local staple is refusing to lay off workers — even temporarily. Bill Miller Bar-B-Q employs more than 5,300 across San Antonio, Austin and Corpus Christi â.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 3rd, 2020

How layoffs, stimulus checks could hit SA renters

Before the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic forced the food and retail industry into shuttering dining rooms, San Antonio’s thriving restaurant scene meant plenty of opportunity for workers. Now, the city’s larger share of restaurant and ret.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

What"s the coronavirus risk to Birmingham hotel and restaurant workers? Start at $1.8M a day

Birmingham's food and hospitality scene is front and center in the coronavirus' early impact. Here's a look at what is at stake......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

What"s the coronavirus risk to Hawaii hotel and restaurant workers? Start at $8.7M a day.

This week's headlines were punctuated by the disease's unchecked growth and darkened forecasts for to the global economy. The food and hospitality sectors were front and center at every turn......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

What"s the coronavirus risk to Dayton hotel and restaurant workers? Start at $1.3M a day

Monday's headlines were punctuated by the disease's unchecked growth and darkened forecasts for to the global economy. The food and hospitality sectors were front and center at every turn......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

Billionaire Fertitta furloughs 40,000 workers at casino, restaurant empire

Billionaire Tilman Fertitta said he’s had to temporarily lay off roughly 40,000 workers at his casino, hotel and restaurant empire to limit the economic damage caused by government-imposed shut-downs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 25th, 2020

Billionaire Fertitta furloughs 40,000 workers at casino, restaurant empire

Billionaire Tilman Fertitta said he’s had to temporarily lay off roughly 40,000 workers at his casino, hotel and restaurant empire to limit the economic damage caused by government-imposed shut-downs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 25th, 2020

What"s the coronavirus risk to Buffalo hotel and restaurant workers? Start at $2M a day

Monday's headlines were punctuated by the disease's unchecked growth and darkened forecasts for to the global economy. The food and hospitality sectors were front and center at every turn......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

What"s the coronavirus risk to Jacksonville restaurant, hotel, bar and brewery workers? Start at $3.1million a day

The majority of Jacksonville's hospitality workers are in the restaurant sector — and casual dining looks to be among the hardest hit categories by coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020

What"s the coronavirus risk to Minnesota hotel and restaurant workers? Start at $9M a day.

Monday's headlines were punctuated by the disease's unchecked growth and darkened forecasts for to the global economy. The food and hospitality sectors were front and center at every turn......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 24th, 2020