The fast-food chain not affected by coronavirus crisis: Chipotle

During the economic crisis, firms are announcing layoffs and furloughs, while fast-food chain Chipotle will give its employees a total of $ 6.5 million in bonuses.

Because of coronavirus many businesses closing and furloughing its employees but the Mexican food fast-food chain is securing its employees financially by giving its employees a total of $ 6.5 million bonuses. According to QSR Magazine, first-quarter bonuses worth a total of $ 6.5 million will be handed out to field leaders, general managers and apprentices according to eligibility, while branches will announce bonuses, worth a total of $ 360,000, for the entire team to the branches in June. With 97% of its branches still open, Chipotle, which 97% of its branches still open, CFO Jack Hartung told Bloomberg, “We can get through for many months, or even a year, at these kinds of depressed sales levels,” but added that he would furlough a small group of employees.