Walmart and other retailers taking COVID-19 action — RetailDive.com

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Walmart and other retailers are responding to the new wave of infections by changing processes and cleaning stores:

Walmart is taking a more geographically specific approach, temporarily closing Walmart and Sam’s Club stores for cleaning, as it has ‘since shortly after the pandemic’s beginning in 2020,’ according to a company spokesperson.

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