Customers are sharing the heartbreak as fabled shops really feel the impact of the pandemic. Coronavirus bankruptcies embody J.Crew, Neiman Marcus and Pier One, simply to call just a few.
“I heard about it the opposite day, like, ‘What? Actually? Why?’ Actually [it’s] in every single place you by no means would have thought,” mentioned shopper Sheldona Plumber.
Many favourite native eating places have additionally closed. In Houston, go-to spots corresponding to Barry’s Pizza and Bernie’s Burger Bus could not keep open.
“I do know a variety of companies are struggling. Large firms and corporations, you already know, they depend upon folks to go within the retailer day-after-day, and individuals are virtually to afraid to depart residence,” mentioned shopper
The Southern District of Texas chapter court docket mentioned enterprise filings for chapter are up. In response to the court docket, Houston is without doubt one of the busiest Chapter 11 chapter courts within the nation.
As an increasing number of companies shut or file for chapter, individuals are questioning what the longer term holds.
Plumber asks, “As soon as [coronavirus] passes, then what is going on to occur?”
The next companies have introduced chapter throughout the coronavirus pandemic:
- Stage Shops (Mother and father firm of Bealls, Goody’s, Palais Royal, Peebles and Gordman’s)
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