https://www.forbes.com/sites/ruthumoh/2020/11/25/black-businesses-receive-tech-industry-push-ahead-of-holiday-shopping-bonanza/

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The holiday season could be a boon for Black businesses. Getty. The Covid-19 pandemic has dealt Black-owned businesses a tough hand. Stifled by stay-at-home orders, on-again off-again store closures and stricter limits occupancy limits, many businesses are struggling to outlast the seemingly unending virus outbreak. Although they’ve rebounded slightly in recent months, Black-owned stores have experienced the greatest decline this year, plummeting from 1.1 million businesses in February to 640,000 in April—a 41% drop . But spurred by a national movement to support Black businesses, which kicked off this summer, a new number of corporations are taking small steps to put the Black in Black Friday. Vollständiger Text

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