Until further notice, many restaurants and cafés will remain closed. Given the current situation, this is certainly a sensible measure to avoid new Covid-19 infections, commonly referred to as coronavirus. However, for the hospitality industry sector, which consists of independent small businesses without a financial safety net, closing means massive sales losses and, in the worst case, even ruin. We are maintaining close contact with our customers and support them through the crisis. In this section, we will tell their stories over the next few weeks: Stories that show how they tackle their daily life and what difficult decisions they have to make. But also stories that inspire and encourage – because hardly anyone represents courage as much as independent entrepreneurs.