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NPC was in conversations with its lenders for a possible bankruptcy filing at that time, people familiar with the matter said. A number of franchised restaurant companies have declared bankruptcy since the pandemic hit, including the parent company to Chuck E.
Cheese and the U. Franchised chains largely depend on customers coming into their dining rooms and have had to navigate a plunge in sales due to mandated restaurant closures.
Pizza Hut was struggling before the pandemic in the U. Quarantined diners have turned to delivery and carryout to eat safely, with a number of pizza chains reporting growth.
In early May, Pizza Hut had its highest average sales in delivery and carryout in the U. It has notified 12, employees in North America that that they were losing their jobs, and another 4, are on furloughs.
Its US workforce stood at 38, employees at the start of the year, with about a quarter of them represented by unions. Hertz shares closed down 7. Shares moved sharply lower in after-hours trading Friday evening. Shares are likely to become worthless as part of the bankruptcy process. The company had a total of , vehicles and 12, corporate and franchise locations worldwide at the start of this year. About a third of those locations are at airports.
But with so many people out of work or working from home, the miles being driven and the number of car accidents are down significantly. But Hertz has problems that predate the Covid pandemic. That includes the debt for which it missed the payment in April the prompted this latest crisis.
Hertz was founded in Chicago just more than a century ago by Walter Jacobs, who sold the company in to John Hertz, who renamed it and expanded the fleet to cars. It was taken public a year later. He continued to increase his stake in the company all the way through mid-March. Rental car companies are traditionally a major purchaser of new cars. Last year they purchased 1. Hertz had already announced it would not purchase any new cars for the rest of this year, and that it is starting to sell its vehicles as used cars.
As of early March, it had sold 41, cars out of its US fleet and another 13, out of its European fleet. But a halt of used car auctions and the closure of many used and new car dealerships has brought sales to a virtual halt. But it is clear that as used car sales channels return to normal, rental car companies will continue to slash the size of their fleets. Sign up for a newsletter from FOX 2 to get updates about news and weather. We offer daily headlines, breaking news, severe weather, and forecast emails.
Students and staff can now be tested with a saliva sample instead of an uncomfortable nasal swab.