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Pottsville, Saint Clair Dunkin’ Stores Closing Lobbies and Seating Areas to Customers Due to Employee Shortage

dunkin donuts pottsville drive thru only

dunkin donuts pottsville drive thru only

The employee shortage facing many businesses nationwide has affected some popular local businesses. Bowers Donuts Inc., which owns several Dunkin’ franchises in Pottsville and St. Clair, announced Thursday that it must close its lobby and seating area due to a lack of help.

“Sorry folks, both Dunkin’s in Pottsville & St. Clair is too understaffed to keep our inside doors open for On The Go business,” the company wrote on a Facebook post. “Sorry, nothing we can do to prevent this step.

Employee Shortage Pushes Pottsville and Saint Clair Dunkin’ Stores to Drive-Thru Only

For the time being, starting Friday, Sept. 24, Dunkin’ locations in Pottsville (on Route 61 and at Westwood Plaza) and St. Clair will be open for drive-thru customers only.

Even if you’re not a Dunkin’ customer, you may want to keep this in mind if you have to travel near these locations. It’s not uncommon for cars to be wrapped around these stores, sometimes spilling out onto the street.

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Bowers Donuts says it’s hiring and hoping to re-staff to get its lobby and seating areas open to customers once again.

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5 Comments

5 Comments

  1. PTFloridians

    September 26, 2021 at 7:24 am

    Too many lazy bums getting government checks…one quick glance at these folks will tell you where their priorities lie, tattoos, cigarettes and intoxicants. Our Liberal, Socialist/Marxist government, here in PA likes it that way… dependant drones wasting their lives away. No self worth, no pride/work ethic, no familial upbringing/parental guidance…so sad.

    • insider

      September 27, 2021 at 10:15 am

      Wow.This is the person who decries name calling on one post and then does it on another….hypocrite

      • PTFloridians

        September 28, 2021 at 10:28 am

        …just more Agi/Prop blabber from outsider…you’re completely irrelevant and offer nothing to the arena here.

        • insider

          September 30, 2021 at 11:29 am

          So why do you answer????

  2. Not fooled

    September 28, 2021 at 3:13 pm

    Did you ever think he has the staff , just wants to spread it thin so he can operate on a smaller budget and make more money ??? Yet you’re the idiots sitting for hours in the drive thru !

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