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Restaurants adding coronavirus surcharge to cover pricier food, PPE
Some restaurants reopening amid coronavirus are charging extra. FOX Business’ Grady Trimble with more.
Some customers struggling with their finances amid record unemployment rates and pay cuts aren’t happy about paying coronavirus surcharges.
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As businesses start to reopen in states nationwide, restaurants, hair salons and others are taking on a COVID-19 surcharge to make up for added costs they’re now having to front for personal protective equipment for staffers like gloves and masks in addition to sanitizing sprays and rising food costs. But some customers are pushing back against seeing the surcharge on bills without an explanation of why.