12 China F&B Insiders Assess the Coronavirus Crisis Impact

How are bars, cafes and restaurants in China holding up amid the coronavirus outbreak?

by Matthew Bossons, 08 February 2020

Shanghai F&B Scene in 'Hibernation' Due to Coronavirus: Logan R. Brouse

Brouse shares his thoughts on the impact the novel coronavirus is having on the Shanghai F&B scene.

by Matthew Bossons, 08 February 2020

Restaurants Were Packed Again Once SARS Was Over: Michelle Garnaut

Michelle Garnaut opened her first restaurant in China in 1989 with M at the Fringe in Hong Kong.

by Cristina Ng, 08 February 2020

'Great Businesses Will Shutter' Due to Coronavirus: Shenzhen's Cadence Gao

Nearly all of Gao’s F&B establishments are temporarily closed due to the novel coronavirus, with the notable exception of Chickadee, a bakery.

by Matthew Bossons, 08 February 2020

F&B Shops Need Customer Support for Coronavirus Recovery: Zhuhai's Mark Clayton

Mark Clayton has been living in China for 15 years and is the proprietor of popular Zhuhai hangout The London Lounge Bar & Restaurant.

by Matthew Bossons, 08 February 2020

Tristan Sapp on How Coronavirus is Hurting F&B in the Greater Bay Area

Tristan Sapp shares his thoughts on the impact the novel coronavirus is having on the F&B scene in the Greater Bay Area.

by Matthew Bossons, 08 February 2020

Rob Turnbull Talks Coronavirus Impact on Guangzhou's F&B Industry

Rob Turnbull has spent the past 15 years living in Guangzhou, where he has become a well-known figure in the F&B scene.

by Matthew Bossons, 08 February 2020

Chase Williams on Devastating Impact of Coronavirus on Shanghai F&B

'The general industry expectation is that it will take at least six months for most businesses to recover.'

by Matthew Bossons, 08 February 2020

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