While the early months of Covid-19 hit a number of small businesses hard, especially black-owned small businesses, by May many small businesses started to see a turn. As protests spread across the nation calling for reform many were encouraged to support black owned businesses. They not just did this themselves, but very publicly encouraged others to do the same as well. This created an opening for a virtually new player to the food delivery firm Black and Mobile. By June their sales more than quadrupled. The app has expanded and is available in Atlanta, Detroit, and Philadelphia.
Original Article: Vox
Image Credit: Twin brothers David Cabello and Aaron Cabello co-own the business “Black and Mobile.”
CREDIT COURTESY OF BLACK AND MOBILE