Mass. Tax Free Holiday Was 'Best Weekend' For Businesses Since Start Of CoronavirusMassachusetts tax free weekend provided a boost to businesses struggling due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Keller @ Large: Retailers Association Of Mass. President Estimates 30% Of Small Businesses May Not ReopenJon Hurst, the president of the Retailers Association of Massachusetts, said up to 30% of small businesses may not reopen due to coronavirus shutdowns.
Mass. Retailers Disappointed Baker Keeping Rule About Sunday PaySome retailers are saying they're unhappy with Gov. Charlie Baker for not seeking to end the state's requirement that stores pay workers time-and-a-half on Sundays.
Survey: Small Businesses Hit Hard By Winter StormsThe head of a group representing Massachusetts retailers says a survey of small businesses has confirmed the "worst fears" about the effect on sales by winter storms that dumped more than eight feet of snow in many parts of the state.