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Schnucks Updates Mask Requirements, Effective Monday, February 28

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Schnucks Updates Mask Requirements, Effective Monday, February 28

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Schnucks Updates Mask Requirements, Effective Monday, February 28
Recent CDC announcement sited as influence for updated guidelines

ST. LOUIS, February 28, 2022 – On the heels of the recent announcement by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) on Friday, Schnucks announced that effective today they have updated their mask requirements to align with the CDC’s new COVID-19 Community Level assessment tool. Based on this new guidance, Schnucks will no longer require masks to be worn by customers, teammates, and vendors at a majority of locations.

“Customers, teammates, and vendors who are not under a government mask mandate and not in a county identified as high risk according to the current CDC Community Level assessment tool will no longer be required to wear masks,” explained Mason Keller, Schnucks Vice President of Asset Protection. “We welcome anyone to continue to wear a mask based on their personal comfort level and we will continue to offer complimentary masks at all of our locations.”

Customers who visit Schnucks that are located in a “high” risk level as identified by the CDC tool will continue to be strongly recommended to wear a mask. Teammates and vendors at these locations will be required to wear a mask, which currently includes:

Schnucks will continue to comply with all government mask mandates, which currently includes those stores in St. Louis city. Teammates, vendors, and customers at these locations will be required to wear a mask while the mandate remains in effect:

Customers can also opt to utilize Schnucks Delivers for curbside pickup at available locations or choose to have orders delivered to their homes by visiting SchnucksDelivers.com.

About Schnucks

Founded in St. Louis in 1939, Schnuck Markets, Inc. is a third and fourth generation, family-owned grocery retailer committed to nourishing people’s lives. Schnucks operates 111 stores, serving customers in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin and employs 12,000 teammates. According to Forbes’ 2021 rankings, Schnucks is the 160th largest privately-owned company in the United States and the 15th largest privately-owned grocer. Schnucks is committed to helping communities thrive and as a champion for reducing hunger, the company annually donates more than $13 million in food to pantries that help those in need.

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