Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Baker loosens retail restrictions prior to May 18

Boston Business Journal
The Baker administration, effective immediately, will allow businesses considered non-essential to bring a few employees into their stores and warehouses to fulfill online and phone orders — a change the state’s retail industry has wanted for weeks.

Previously, only the owner of a non-essential business was allowed on-premises during the pandemic, and then only “to take care of crucial tasks that cannot be done remotely or to retrieve necessary materials or documents.”. . . more