Finding A New Job in the Pandemic

Retail veteran Robin Rycroft has been working in the industry for 40 years. He was most recently a regional manager of a U.K. retail chain until he lost his job during the Covid-19 pandemic. Through the #FeedTheNation initiative by recruitment firm Staffline Group, Rycroft found a new job in a supermarket warehouse. The initiative is … Read more Finding A New Job in the Pandemic

Soaring demand for flour has seen Manildra Flour Mill ramp up production to meet demand | ABC News

Panic buying saw the country’s supermarkets stripped of flour as many turned to iso-baking during the coronavirus lockdowns. Milling companies struggled to keep shelves restocked, but Australia’s biggest miller says it won’t get caught out again. Manildra Flour Mill, based in New South Wales’ Central West region, has experienced a 60 to 70 per cent … Read more Soaring demand for flour has seen Manildra Flour Mill ramp up production to meet demand | ABC News

Meat shortages felt by some of biggest US food sellers | WNT

National fast-food chain Wendy’s alerted its customers to some menu modifications as some supermarkets announced limits on sales. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/2YK1rZg WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #COVID19 #Wendys #MeatShortage

Coronavirus: Can wearing masks stop the spread of viruses? – BBC News

Masks will be compulsory on public transport in Spain from Monday as the country moves to gradually relax its tough lockdown. Other countries have brought in different rules around the wearing of face masks. They are to become compulsory on public transport in Germany, and in supermarkets and pharmacies in Austria. Residents in Lombardy in … Read more Coronavirus: Can wearing masks stop the spread of viruses? – BBC News

Live: How does a logistics company deliver during a pandemic? 疫情之下,物流公司如何处理派送业务

Many people are actively avoiding crowds at supermarkets in favor of having food and products delivered to their doors during the coronavirus pandemic. As many businesses and people return to work in China, delivery services have become even busier. Today, some employees from a logistics company are going to discuss changes to its delivering process … Read more Live: How does a logistics company deliver during a pandemic? 疫情之下,物流公司如何处理派送业务

Bangladeshi suppliers implore British supermarkets to honour clothing orders | ITV News

Factory owners in Bangladesh are calling on British supermarkets to reinstate cancelled clothing orders as food sales in Britain continue to boom. The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) says the five largest supermarket chains – Tesco, Sainsbury’s, ASDA, Morrisons and Aldi – have told suppliers they will not pay for more than £75 … Read more Bangladeshi suppliers implore British supermarkets to honour clothing orders | ITV News

Coronavirus: a third of deaths taking place in care homes – BBC News

A third of all deaths linked to coronavirus in England and Wales are now happening in care homes. And the total number of deaths across the UK during the week after Easter was much larger than initially reported and double what would normally be expected. The Scottish government is recommending that people should cover their … Read more Coronavirus: a third of deaths taking place in care homes – BBC News

Nicola Sturgeon recommends face coverings in ‘limited circumstances’ | ITV News

Scotland is recommending its citizens wear “face coverings” in public to help slow the spread of coronavirus when social distancing is difficult to maintain – but the UK government in Westminster remains quiet on the issue. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said face coverings, such as a scarf – as opposed to “medical grade face masks” … Read more Nicola Sturgeon recommends face coverings in ‘limited circumstances’ | ITV News

Scottish government recommends wearing face masks in public due to coronavirus

The Scottish government has recommended that people should wear face masks in public in “limited circumstances”. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon made the announcement that people should considering using cloth face coverings when social distancing rules are difficult to comply with, such as in supermarkets and on public transport. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2020/04/28/politics-latest-newsgovernment-must-apologise-families-ppe-victims/?WT.mc_id=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo&utm_source=tmgoff&utm_medium=tmg_youtube&utm_content=offsite_televideo&utm_campaign=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo Telegraph.co.uk and … Read more Scottish government recommends wearing face masks in public due to coronavirus

Fruit labourers: ‘If you don’t want to work like a slave, you’re out’ – BBC News

Spain is one of the largest producers of fruits and vegetables in the world. The southern region of Almeria is known for what the Spanish call the sea of plastic. Cheap plastic greenhouses cover tens of thousands of hectares and migrant workers pick the fruits and vegetables that are sold in European supermarkets. The BBC … Read more Fruit labourers: ‘If you don’t want to work like a slave, you’re out’ – BBC News

Delivery Robots Help Washington Supermarkets Stay Open During COVID-19 Pandemic

It’s a surprising sight to see a self-driving delivery robot full of grocery items navigate a nearly empty sidewalk and crossing intersections. #Coronavirus #CoronavirusUpdates #COVID19 The new technology is also helping restaurants and grocery stores stay open while limiting person to person contact during the coronavirus pandemic. Richard Teare has lived in Washington DC for … Read more Delivery Robots Help Washington Supermarkets Stay Open During COVID-19 Pandemic

Dairy farmer throws away 9,000 litres of milk during Coronavirus pandemic | ITV News

A dairy farmer has told ITV Central he had to throw away 9,000 litres of milk in a week, due to a lack of demand caused by the coronavirus. With cafes, pubs and restaurants closed, less milk is needed and supermarkets have imposed a limit on the amount we can buy. Mark Kielesz-Levine reports. • … Read more Dairy farmer throws away 9,000 litres of milk during Coronavirus pandemic | ITV News

Wuhan’s wet markets re-open, but customers remain wary

Beijing began lifting restrictions on wet markets where live produce is often sold last weekend. After several months of lockdown, customers have been slow to return, with supermarkets more convenient. In the capital though, it’s a different story. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN … Read more Wuhan’s wet markets re-open, but customers remain wary

New York City Will Require Shoppers to Wear Face Coverings in Supermarkets: De Blasio

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday announced new guidance that will “require customers to wear face coverings” when entering grocery stores, and the city would back up any stores enforcing the rule. #Coronavirus #CoronavirusUpdates #COVID19 #CoronavirusNYC Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake … Read more New York City Will Require Shoppers to Wear Face Coverings in Supermarkets: De Blasio