This is very bad…
Many cities and states are starting to implement strict measures to prevent the spreading of coronavirus and so are retail store. DICK’S Sporting Goods has announced that they are temporarily closing all their retail stores. The statement by the CEO Ed Stack reads:
“In support of the nation’s efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19, DICK’S Sporting Goods will temporarily close all retail locations for two weeks, starting at the close of business today, March 18. We are planning to reopen Thursday, April 2. This includes our DICK’S Sporting Goods, Golf Galaxy and Field & Stream stores.”
“We will remain open and ready to serve our customers via our mobile apps and online, and through our new Curbside Contactless Pickup service at our DICK’S and Golf Galaxy stores,” he said. “During this time, our curbside pickup option will be available to customers between 9AM and 6PM, seven days a week.”
An update to our community. pic.twitter.com/95ebniZiCl
— DICK’S Sporting Goods (@DICKS) March 18, 2020
With the closure of many restaurants, retail stores, and companies, the spread of coronavirus will go down. President Trump has even praised “the efforts of American companies doing their part to help the community and their employees during the crisis.” Read the full story here.
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