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Rite Aid Plans To Hire 5K Associates

Rite Aid has expanded actions the company is taking in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Beginning immediately, Rite Aid plans to hire 5,000 associates for full and part-time roles across the country to support store and distribution center teams. Positions will include cashiers, pharmacy technicians and distribution center associates.

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Lamps Plus Sales Shift To Products Supporting Work, Comfort

Lamps Plus has seen a purchasing shift towards products that have helped consumers make their homes more functional and comfortable as stay-at-home requirements spread across the U.S. in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Container Store Sets Stricter Shopping Limits

The Container Store is closing all remaining stores that were not already shuttered in accordance with state and local orders, and shifting to click and pick up/contactless curbside delivery and scheduled in store appointments, only allowing one customer in the store at a time, in select locations, where it is legally permitted and store employees wish to work.

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RH Reduces Workforce

As RH enters the fourth week that its galleries, restaurants, and outlets in North America have been closed to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the retailer has temporarily furloughed approximately 2,300 team members, and permanently reduced its workforce by 440 team members.

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Sears Temporarily Closes Stores

Transformco, parent company of Sears and Kmart, in response to the coronavirus, will temporarily close all Sears stores effective April 4 at end of day through at least April 30, 2020.

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Publix Offering Contactless Pay Options

Publix is rolling out contactless pay options to all its stores, including GreenWise Market. The rollout is expected to be completed by Saturday, April 4. This is one more measure Publix is taking to protect the health and well-being of its customers and associates during the pandemic.

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Ross Stores Furloughs Workforce

As its stores remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, Ross Stores will temporarily furlough the majority of its store and distribution center associates, as well as some other associates across the business starting on Sunday, April 5, and until operations can resume in their areas.

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Ulta Beauty To Keep All Stores Temporarily Closed

As a precautionary measure, Ulta Beauty has decided that all stores will remain temporarily closed until it is safe to reopen. The company will continue to consider available guidance provided by federal, state, and local government and health officials when making decisions to reopen stores.

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