sense. Although it might not make sence to you, they are trying to match business expenses with business retail income. Of all business expenses excluding purchasing of product, salary expense is the largest.
All you have to do is conduct a parking lot car count to see how you are doing business wise compared to a good day in a good year.
Sorry, many are doing it right now, look at what American Airlines will be doing in several weeks. all those labor consessions are almost all purely salary costs being reduced and that is real people and real peoples hours.