By LISA J. REIBSOME
Which COVID-19 pandemic behaviors will have a lasting impact? Michigan Food News asked three industry experts to weigh in. Retail Food Industry Consultant Michael Sansolo,
Michigan Retailers Association has been lobbying the Governor’s office for many weeks to allow Michigan stores to conduct business in a safe and responsible manner. We’re deeply concerned about permanent closures of stores that simply cannot make it without two months’ worth of revenue.
The footage for this video was filmed early this year. We wanted to tell about all the good things happening at Michigan Retailers Association. And then the pandemic hit. So we changed course,
“Thank you so much for your response. I really do appreciate everything that MRA is doing for small business.”
Redford Jewelry & Coin, Plymouth
“Let me thank you again for all of your help and information.
By THOMAS P. CLEMENT
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) signed Friday by President Trump is a stimulus package intended to support the United States economy during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
In this issue:
- Gov. Whitmer declares state of emergency COVID-19 confirmed in Michigan
- Worth remembering: price gouging = prices grossly in excess of normal price points
- Supplemental approved to partially restore Pure Michigan funding
- Ypsilanti adds criminal felony convictions to anti-discrimination ordinance
- Resources for retailers
- Regulatory round-up
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