Many Coffee Shops Are Starting To Reopen. What Comes Next?

Those operating coffee shops in the United States—a country with very little in the way of viable safety nets for small business—have a big question on their minds this spring. When, and how, will it be safe to reopen amidst the COVID-19 pandemic?

Starbucks Announces New Operation Plans, Changes To Employee Pay

Johnson said the company’s new operations model “will gradually expand and shift the customer experiences we enable in our stores. For example, some Starbucks stores will continue as drive-thru only, others may utilize the mobile ordering experience for contactless pickup and delivery and others may reopen for ‘to-go’ ordering.”