Article Date 09/04/2021

COLUMN: Orillia Costco, Walmart shoppers adjusting to 'weird' new retail world

Source Orillia Matters

We can't just let the small businesses close down and let no one have access to them, but let the big box stores still sell certain items,' said shopper at Walmart

On Thursday morning, a provincewide stay-at-home order went into effect, which, among other things, limits retail stores - including big box stores - to selling only essential items such as groceries, pharmacy items, and health care items.

Just before 9:30 this morning I went to the Orillia Costco to see what the changes would look like and how store staff and customers were adjusting to the new restrictions.

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