Preview - Please log in to view full article.

Article Date: July 2020
Word Count: 449

Retailers Seek Clarity on Facemask Requirements

Retail industry groups are pressing for a uniform national facemask mandate in response to reported confusion among customers and a series of violent incidents by customers against retailer workers over mask requirements. One incident this month took place at an Oklahoma City Skechers store. A widely circulated video showed a woman throwing two boxes of shoes at workers in response to their request she wear a facemask. Skechers said it would maintain mask requirements and that it now supplies stores with complimentary masks for customers.


An AARP survey (as of July 9) of the National Retail Federation’s top 40 largest chains ... Log in to view full article.


Already a subscriber?

User Name:  


Not yet a subscriber?

Try SGI for a month FREE. You’ll get our daily news feed, weekly newsletter, and access to the last two months of SGI articles.

Start a new subscription to SGI, or order any of our other products.