Date 2020
Organisations Aldi, Target, Lidl, Ahold Delhaize
Resource Types News, 3rd-Party
Language English

With the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) officially becoming a global pandemic this week, grocery retailers of all stripes stepped up efforts to get the word out to customers and employees about the measures they’re taking in response.

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on March 11 announced that COVID-19 reached pandemic level as the number of worldwide cases soared over 100,000 and the virus’ incidence outside China, the origin of the outbreak, increased thirteenfold.