Covid-19 Grocery Panel Facebook LIVE 6/16/20

The Lempert Report
June 16, 2020

The Paradox of the Sudden Recession

Here are the topics we will be discussing today:

TravelCenters of America Reopens Full-Service Dining in 18 States
The Paradox of the Sudden Recession
Albertsons Sunsets Hourly Appreciation Pay
Robust Vegetable Sales Drove Another Double-Digit Week for Fresh Produce


Jon Springer, Executive Editor

Jon Springer is executive editor of Winsight Grocery Business with responsibility for leading its digital news team. Jon has more than 20 years of experience covering consumer business and retail in New York, including more than 14 years at the Retail/Financial desk at Supermarket News.

Jennifer Strailey, Senior Editor

With more than two decades of experience covering grocery, natural products and specialty foods and beverages, Jenn focuses on fresh food, retail foodservice and specialty categories and is responsible for covering the West Coast beat for WGB’s daily news.

Kat Martin, Content Manager

Kat’s has spent her career covering the food industry with a focus on helping independent grocers run profitable operations. Kat serves as the Midwest beat reporter, as well as covering trade associations and public policy for WGB’sdaily news.