More U.S. retailers shut stores to limit coronavirus spread, Retail News, ET Retail

Davida Erdahl

By : Ismail Shakil and Maria Ponnezhath

Much more big vendors reported on Sunday they would shut merchants in the United States to limit the spread of the coronavirus, including Nike, Less than Armour , and Lululemon Athletica, a working day right after similar moves by quite a few other U.S. vendors.

The coronavirus, which has already prompted faculties to near and place an conclusion to sports events in the United States, is probable to hit retailers’ product sales as virus-cautious purchasers in Europe and the U.S. continue to be property.

Nike merchants in Canada, Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand will be shut from March sixteen to 27, the sportswear giant reported in a statement. Its merchants in South Korea, Japan, most of China and in several other international locations, even so, would go on their ordinary functions.

Less than Armour reported it would shutter all of its merchants

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