LAHORE – Carrefour, led by Pakistan by Majid Al Futtaim, has implemented strict hygiene and safety standards in all its stores in the country to protect its customers and staff from this global pandemic.
In addition to previous safety and hygiene measures, which included constant cleaning of floors in fresh food areas, cleaning of all walls and work surfaces twice a day, and daily cleaning of all equipment, Carrefour Pakistan installed recently disinfected gates at the entrance of all their stores. in Pakistan, they are another important safety and hygiene measure that helps control the spread of the coronavirus in Pakistan.
Additionally, employees were asked to sanitize their hands hourly, and as an added precaution in customer contact areas, hand sanitizer dispensers were placed at the customer entrance, fresh food departments, and cash counters. Masks and gloves were also provided to all staff housed in the fresh food sections, including the bakery, while designated members were assigned specific tasks to disinfect cart handles after each use after they returned to the compartments. of parking. For all online orders, delivery drivers and product packers are guaranteed to meet strict hygiene standards when wearing gloves and masks for customer safety. All these measures are in accordance with the guidelines issued by the health authorities to protect consumers.
Carrefour continues to ensure that physical and digital stores remain operational and fully equipped to provide customers with what they need when they need it during this difficult crisis. Despite the growing demand for cleaning and disinfectants, the supply system is carefully equipped to deliver basic products to consumers. Every effort is made to maintain prices, while respected buyers are encouraged to shop responsibly, based on their needs, as there will be enough supply for everyone. Carrefour Pakistan remains committed to supporting its suppliers and providing its customers with the best and freshest food, despite the challenges.
Jean-Marc Dumont, Carrefour Regional Manager for Pakistan at Majid Al Futtaim Retail, commented: “In these difficult times, we are doing everything we can to safely meet the daily needs of our customers, keeping our stores running with the most high standards of hygiene and hygiene. caution “We ask all our clients to remain calm during this crisis and to continue their normal activities, observing the precautions recommended by the health authorities.”
Carrefour faithfully monitors the situation to respond in a timely manner to the emerging needs of its customers, while the situation in Pakistan is further aggravated.