Walmart requiring employees to wear face coverings starting today

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The CEO of Walmart and Sam's Club announcing employees must start using face coverings

(FOX NEWS) — Walmart and Sam’s Club taking another step to protect workers and shoppers from coronavirus.

Employees at Walmart and sam’s club will be required to wear face coverings starting today.

A statement released Friday says the new rule applies to “stores, clubs, distribution and fulfillment centers, as well as corporate offices.”

customers will not be required to wear a mask, but, are encouraged to do so.

Walmart and sam’s club have roughly 1-point-5 million associates in the US.

This memo enforces several new state mandates which require people to wear face coverings in public places.

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