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10:43am PDT - March 27th, 2020

Hobby Lobby, Michaels, and Joann Fabrics insist craft stores are 'essential' in a ploy to stay open during the coronavirus outbreak — and it shows how inconsistent state and corporate policies are threatening public health

Craft stores like Hobby Lobby, Michaels, and Joann Fabrics are fighting to stay open in states with more lenient definitions of "essential" business, highlighting troubling inconsistencies in the US approach to curbing the coronavirus outbreak. Though craft s…

hobby lobby stores closing - Business Insider
5:31am PDT - March 27th, 2020

In leaked letter, Hobby Lobby prepares to lay off employees and slash salaries to cut costs in states with mandated store closures due to the coronavirus

Hobby Lobby is slashing jobs and cutting salaries in states where the company has been forced to close stores due to coronavirus-related state mandates. In a termination letter obtained by Business Insider, Hobby Lobby told part-time and temporary employees t…

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8:54am PDT - March 26th, 2020

In leaked memo, Michaels executives refuse to close stores and tell employees they must be 'here for the makers' amid the coronavirus

In a memo sent to Michaels employees and obtained by Business Insider, Michaels executives wrote that the craft store will stay open as an "essential" business that is "here for the makers." Though a Michaels spokesperson said the craft store has temporarily …

hobby lobby stores closing - Business Insider
2:18pm PDT - March 24th, 2020

Other retailers closing during pandemic — not Hobby Lobby

Arts-and-crafts retailer continues to operate in states that haven't ordered non-essential businesses to shutter.

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2:03pm PDT - March 23rd, 2020

Hobby Lobby told managers to 'make every effort to continue working the employees' and denied employees paid sick leave. We got a look at the full memo.

Joe Raedle/Getty Images In an internal Hobby Lobby memo obtained by Business Insider, the company told managers that sick employees must use personal paid time off and vacation pay or take an "unpaid leave of absence until further notice." In the case of mand…

hobby lobby stores closing - Business Insider
1:11pm PDT - March 23rd, 2020

Hobby Lobby founder reportedly told employees a message from God informed his decision to leave stores open amid the coronavirus outbreak

Hobby Lobby is leaving its doors open as more than 90 retailers across the country opt to temporarily shutter to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. In a message widely circulated on Twitter, the company's founder David Green reportedly told employees the …

hobby lobby stores closing - Business Insider
10:07am PDT - March 22nd, 2020