Sears Outlet is keeping its stores open in the coronavirus pandemic to offer essential products as consumers shelter in place.
The company emphasized that it carries products identified as necessities during the COVID-19 pandemic including home appliances and power and hand tools.
“Based on guidance from state and local health officials, our retail stores remain open to provide the public with access to necessity items during this pandemic, including home appliances and tools,” said Will Powell, Sears Outlet president and CEO. “We’ve taken significant actions in our stores to ensure the health and safety of all our associates and customers, including increasing the frequency of cleaning, general hygiene maintenance and implementing social distancing practices. Additionally, our delivery teams are following preventive actions including washing hands often, disinfecting frequently-touched objects, carrying hand sanitizer and recommended social distancing practices.”