Barbershop and Hair Salons Are Next! | DDC

Many of California’s counties, excluding Los Angeles, are now allowed to reopen barbershops and hair salons — with major modifications, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday. The eased restrictions apply to 47 of California’s 58 counties that have provided attestations that they meet criteria for a faster reopening — and have been given the green light…

Remembering Our Countries Heroes | DDC

While we typically reserve this special holiday to honor military personnel who’ve fought for and maintained our freedom, let us also remember those who have fought for us every day during the course of the last few months during this unprecedented time. We’re talking about the citizens of our country who are considered essential personnel—healthcare…

Steps Towards Reopening Los Angeles! | DDC

Los Angeles County officials have officially announced that all retailers can now open for curbside pickup. L.A. County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer reported that two additional categories of businesses deemed low risk can reopen immediately. The first category applied to retailers, except for those located in indoor shopping centers. However, they can only…

Is Retail Extinct Forever? | DDC

Department stores across the country were once powerful shopping destinations. Before COVID-19, physical storefronts began facing store closures and bankruptcies. Now the industry has been extremely weakened by the Coronavirus pandemic. According to the New York Times, sales of clothing and accessories fell by more than half in March, a trend that is expected to…