Temperature Checks, Face Coverings; New Requirements For Shoppers When Apple Stores ReopenAs business restrictions begin easing across the San Francisco Bay Area, Apple officials are planning modifications to their shopping experience to call in line with COVID-19 prevention measures.
San Francisco Businesses Get Ready For Curbside Sales As COVID-19 Restrictions EaseRetail businesses in San Francisco have the green light to begin curbside sales and pickups starting Monday, but that’s still leaving many owners wondering how it will impact their business overall.
COVID-19 Pandemic Pushes Troubled Retailer J.C. Penney To BankruptcyThe coronavirus pandemic has pushed the storied but troubled department store chain J.C. Penney into Chapter 11 bankruptcy. It is the fourth major retailer to meet that fate.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Issues City-Specific Guidelines For Retail Curbside PickupOfficials in San Francisco on Thursday issued detailed guidelines that retail stores eligible to reopen on May 18 will need to follow in order to operate within specific coronavirus restrictions.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Retail Stores, Warehouses, Manufacturers Can Begin Reopening On Monday Mayor London Breed announced Wednesday that all retail stores within San Francisco that have access to the street for pick-up and deliveries will be allowed to reopen on May 18.
Coronavirus Update: California Gov. Newsom Says Some 'Low-Risk' Businesses Eligible To Reopen FridayGovernor Gavin Newsom on Monday offered updates on the state's plans to track and trace contacts made by diagnosed cases of COVID-19 and said some low-risk businesses would be able to reopen as early as Friday.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Area Costco Shoppers Now Required To Wear Masks; Limits To Meat PurchasesWhile San Francisco Bay Area residents have been required to wear face coverings in stores for more than a week, Costco has announced it would be strictly enforcing the requirement at all its stores beginning on Tuesday.
Coronavirus Update: Bay Area J. Crew Stores Future In Doubt; Company Files For Chapter 11The owner of J.Crew is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, a financial casualty of the coronavirus outbreak and the fate of its five San Francisco Bay Area stores remains in jeopardy.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco-Based Gap Issues Frightening Report Of Pandemic Financial WoesThe ongoing coronavirus outbreak has rocked the nation's retail industry including San Francisco-based clothier Gap Inc. which reported Wednesday it was running out of cash.
Vallejo Police Seek Robbery Suspect Who Coughed On Employees To Escape AuthoritiesVallejo police are looking for a suspect in a retail store robbery who escaped after coughing in the faces of loss prevention employees, police said Monday. 
Macy's Closing 125 Stores Including Antioch Location, Tech Office In San Francisco Retail giant Macy's announced it was making cuts including closing 125 stores, shedding some 2,000 corporate jobs and shutting down its tech center in San Francisco.