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Crown Royal enlists singers Ari Lennox, Anthony Ramos to help venues hurt by COVID-19 _ Marketing Dive

Crown Royal enlists singers Ari Lennox, Anthony Ramos to help venues hurt by COVID-19

By: Tatiana Walk-Morris
Source: Marketing Dive
Date of Publication: September 10th, 2020
Crown Royal has enlisted singers Ari Lennox and Anthony Ramos to help bars, stages and clubs that are at risk of closing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, per a press release.
Take a look at Burger King's new 'touchless' restaurant designs

Take a look at Burger King’s new ‘touchless’ restaurant designs with solar panels and outdoor seating

By: Amelia Lucas
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: September 3rd, 2020
Burger King plans new restaurants that feature a totally “touchless” customer experience, inspired by pandemic precautions.
Americans splurged over Labor Day weekend. That's the good news

Americans splurged over Labor Day weekend. That's the good news

By: Howard Schneider
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: September 10th, 2020
People flocked to stores - and back to restaurants - over Labor Day weekend in the United States, setting post-pandemic highs for retail foot traffic and seated dining but also posing a puzzle.
Truck Stops Move Into the Fast Lane During Covid-19 - WSJ

Truck Stops Move Into the Fast Lane During Covid-19

By: Peter Grant
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: August 25th, 2020
Rising e-commerce, delivery demand and summer driving help buoy niche market amid pandemic.
Impossible, Blue Bottle and Shake Shack_ How big US food brands pivot during coronavirus - CNN

Impossible, Blue Bottle and Shake Shack: Big brands are trying everything to keep you eating and drinking their stuff at home

By: Michelle Toh
Source: CNN
Date of Publication: August 17th, 2020
Big food and drink brands really want you to keep consuming what they make during the coronavirus pandemic, and they are coming up with some crafty ways to make it happen.
The creative way Amazon’s Audible is helping restaurants survive COVID-19

The creative way Amazon’s Audible is helping restaurants survive COVID-19

By: Nate Berg
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: August 10th, 2020
Over the past 13 years, Audible has made an effort to integrate itself into the Newark community. When the pandemic struck, it doubled down.
Wendy's signals sales recovery on breakfast strength after COVID-19 dent

Wendy's signals sales recovery on breakfast strength after COVID-19 dent

By: Praveen Paramasivam
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: August 5th, 2020
Wendy’s Co (WEN.O) saw its sales recover in June and July as several U.S. states eased lockdown restrictions, after the fast-food chain’s quarterly profit narrowly beat Wall Street expectations, driven by its new breakfast items.
As World's Bars Reopen, Heineken Ad Captures the New Normal

As the World’s Bars Reopen, Heineken’s Ad About Social Distancing Is 100% Relatable

By: Sara Spary
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: July 31st, 2020
Publicis Italy captures the joy and awkwardness of the new normal.
Arby's New Ads Feature Animation and Reuse Old Footage

Arby’s Innovates to Produce New Ads, Using Animation and Reworking Old Footage

By: Richard Collings
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: July 24th, 2020
CMO Patrick Schwing has helped the fast-food chain adapt to Covid-19 limitations from the get-go.
How Businesses Have Successfully Pivoted During the Pandemic

How Businesses Have Successfully Pivoted During the Pandemic

By: Mauro F. Guillén
Source: Harvard Business Review
Date of Publication: July 7th, 2020
From local restaurants to larger companies like Spotify and Unilever, companies that are successfully navigating the Covid-19 pandemic and ensuing recession have often pivoted to a business model that’s conducive to short-term survival, and long-term resilience and growth. Not all pivots, however, result in good business performance.