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Reopened Retail Businesses Highlight Challenges-Brevard NC


Last updated 5/20/2020 at 5:48pm

Jesse Skelton is one of several employees at the Cup & Saucer coffee shop who has been interacting with customers via a Plexiglas shield that stands at the entrance to the business on East Main Street.

With local businesses slowly reopening their doors over the past two weeks and Memorial Day weekend on the horizon, it's been a challenging process as owners struggle with piecing together how to get back to business while balancing necessary health precautions to minimize the potential spread of the coronavirus.

And while most owners say they have a plan in place moving forward, there is no one-size-fits-all model for how shops reopen or exactly what retail stores will look like in the weeks to come.

Retail stores were allowed to reopen under Phase 1 of Gov. Roy Cooper's executive order...

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