Small Business Closed

Studies Show 41 Percent of Black-Owned Businesses Closed Because of COVID-19

Studies show 41 percent of black-owned businesses closed because of COVID-19.

African American business owners in Memphis believed the coronavirus only highlighted pre-existing disparities that owners go through to keep their brands and doors open.

Without local support, Andrea Johnson said Bubble Bistro, a store known for its handmade bath and body essentials, wouldn’t exist.

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