Will Florida’s hotel industry, which powers so much of its economy, face the same devastation its real estate industry suffered during the Great Recession?
“It’s frustrating when you’re elected to do a job, and unfortunately because of the circumstances, you feel that you’re just a spectator,” Vice Mayor Robert Weinroth
America’s road to reopening: States including Florida, Colorado and Arizona ease coronavirus restrictions
Florida: As part of Phase 1 of Gov. Ron DeSantis’ “Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step” plan, all counties except Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach were allowed to reopen May 4th.
There are some major changes afoot — temporarily — as Starbucks Corp. ramps up to open its U.S. stores, which have been closed amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
Some industries that drove demand in South Florida’s warehouse market — such as flowers — are shrinking due to the coronavirus pandemic. But one is growing: Pharma.
Five Below has started reopening its stores, with more to come.
The mall owner said it will be providing free CDC-approved masks and hand sanitizing packets to shoppers who ask for them. It said it will make free temperature testing available to customers using infrared thermometers.
Industry experts believe that e-commerce will take off due to coronavirus