Column: How a bakery survives the pandemic apocalypse – Chicago Tribune

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It means Vera has three employees, where she once had 10. It means she does all the baking herself, where she once had another baker, now living back home with his parents. It means she’s taking in 40% of what she once did, though she’ll still turn a modest profit this month if her landlords accept $5,000 in rent, rather than the customary $8,800. (So far, no. They’re tacking the balance onto next month’s bill.)

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