The pandemic has caused massive dislocation among small businesses, within the first few weeks 43% of businesses had temporarily closed. Since January businesses reported having reduced their active employment by 39%. In the Mid-Atlantic, 54% of firms were closed and employment was down by 47%. Impacts also varied across industries, with retail, arts and entertainment, personal services, food services, and hospitality businesses all reporting employment declines exceeding 50%.
Small businesses have had to pivot and rely on creative innovation to drive new revenue streams. During this event, we will speak to experts in eCommerce who will show you free methods and tools to elevate your small business. You’ll walk away from this event with a working knowledge of options to take your business to the next level, and reach new customers.