PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A local ShopRite owner is making changes to local stores to protect workers and customers from coronavirus. On Tuesday, Brown’s Super Stores President and CEO Jeffrey Brown announced that his 10 stores will be adding glass shields to all checkouts, pharmacy, customer service and food service registers.
It’s part of an effort to reduce the risk of coughing and sneezing for associates and customers during the COVID-19 outbreak.READ MORE: $35 Million In Federal COVID-19 Relief Coming To Aid Of New Jersey Bars, Restaurants Seven Dead Puppies Found On Entrance Ramp To Route 55 In Vineland
Brown says all stores should be equipped with shields by Tuesday night.MORE NEWS: Delaware County Community College To Host Large-Scale COVID-19 Vaccination Site Beginning Saturday
This announcement comes after a worker from a Glenolden, Delaware County ShopRite tested positive for the coronavirus.