Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Express expects to reopen 300 stores by Memorial Day; to test curbside pickup

Chain Store Age
Express is the latest retailer to weigh in on its reopening plans for stores closed amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The apparel retailer said it expects to reopen approximately 300 of its stores before Memorial Day, doing so in accordance with the latest federal and state guidelines and with adherence to new health and safety protocols. Beginning with a few stores that opened last week in Georgia and South Carolina, Express plans on taking a phased approach with the pace and staffing calibrated to mall traffic and consumer demand. . . . more