One of operators' biggest concerns was the shortage of workers to keep up with demand. Delivery was lifting revenue, although it remained a small part of the overall business. But the coronavirus pandemic flipped the industry on its head, leading millions to lose their jobs and a substantial portion of restaurants to close permanently as consumers changed how and where they ate. Zoom In Icon Arrows pointing outwards.
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Due to the COVID pandemic, the state of Illinois has placed an order in effect until early June limiting gatherings to no more than 50 people. While this order could be modified prior to expiration, McCormick Place has indicated their ability to re-open for large events is currently prohibited by the state regulation and they do not anticipate changes prior to June that would allow an event of our size and scope to occur in May. Therefore, we regret to announce the cancellation of the National Restaurant Association Show due to the unavailability of the facility. And we are, above all, here for you. Join us in tackling unknowns, preparing for the better days ahead, and looking forward to the next Show—which will take place May , This is where the new era of foodservice begins.
Winter is coming, bringing a new challenge to already-struggling restaurants
The restaurants and independent operators in the Food and Beverage group include:. President Donald Trump spent several minutes reading the names of every representative during a press briefing Tuesday afternoon, but never explained their specific tasks. After saying he had the ultimate authority to reopen the nation, Trump said during the briefing that he will speak to all 50 governors and authorize each one to implement a plan of reopening their respective economies. Trump indicated that the timeline of openings will differ across state lines, even saying that some may reopen before May 1.
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