Retailer Menards on overpriced masks: 'We are very sorry.'
Masks or face coverings are required on children unless in arms or seated in shopping carts. Pets No pets are allowed; however, service dogs are welcome. Enhanced Cleaning Procedures We are working hard to keep our stores clean. Increased cleaning procedures have been implemented, and reduced store hours allow us to take the time to thoroughly disinfect our facilities each night.
Social Distancing We have placed reminders throughout the store to encourage people to remain six feet apart from each other. In addition, we have placed dividers and floor markings in the areas of heaviest traffic to implement safe distancing. Curbside Pick-Up For those who feel uncomfortable shopping in stores or wearing a mask or face covering, take advantage of our curbside pick-up service.According to Waukesha police call logs, officers were sent to the Menards at Bluemound Road just after 2 p.
According to store policy at Menards, all customers and employees have to wear masks inside the store. Menards already has several other precautions in place, including increased cleaning practices, social distancing guidelines, special elderly and vulnerable guest hours. Children younger than 16 and family pets are no longer allowed in stores as well, according to the store's website.
Police call logs indicated that the customer "barged through security after being told he could not enter without a mask. Police call logs stated the man entered the store without a mask on, and was confronted by store security, who told him he needed to wear one in order to enter the store. According to police, the man "didn't like this, and was being vocal. When Menards staff moved to call police, the man left in his Toyota Highlander, police call logs stated. Patch is a space for neighborhood news.
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Thank Reply 35 Share. Patch Community Guidelines Patch is a space for neighborhood news. Read our community guidelines here Reply to this article Reply. Replies Eau Claire-based retailer Menards is now requiring its customers to wear a mask while inside the store. With no way of knowing who has the virus, the company calls the move a simple, common-sense precaution. Last month, the CDC recommended that people wear cloth face coverings like scarves or bandanas when in public -- such as in stores, where social distancing is hard to practice.
Studies have shown that large portions of those with COVID may never show symptoms and transmit the virus before falling ill. Also worth noting, the CDC recommends those cloth face coverings and not surgical facemasks like the highly sought-after N respirators which are still needed by frontline workers. There's no reason not to," Milwaukee resident Janice Brockunier said. Washington-based bulk retailer Costco has also followed suit. The company is requiring masks starting May 4, but says that wearing a mask should not be seen as a substitute for social distancing.
What are you going to do? The requirement does not apply to children under the age of 2 or people who can't wear facial covering due to a medical condition. Costco also will not allow more than two people to enter the warehouse with each membership card.
It's harder to understand people, with the masks on, and so you don't have that sense of looking at that person and seeing their mouth move. Also starting May 4, certain stores will open from a. LIVE: Gov. Beach Hazard Statement for Ozaukee, Sheboygan counties until 10 p. Aundrea Wright.
Menards requiring masks at all stores but lifted other COVID precautions
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Check our FAQ. Plus what if your a single parent and have children then you won't let them in. Your basically loosing money at that point. Plus my children wouldn't were a mask if they did enter your store because they would just rip it right off. But we as free people in the USA have the right to choose to do things or not especially if it's as silly as to were a mask or not.
If you force people to we're the masks you will end up hurting your business cause people will go else were because it's ridiculous. I'll will be giving negative ratings all around and passing this information on FB and the web with others helping until this matter is addressed and changed. User's recommendation: Don't go if your being forced to do anything you don't agree with also help the single parents out that have kids cause kids aren't allowed.
Menards Cons: See complaint. Review is a subjective opinion of Lindsay J. I cannot wear a mask because of medical conditions and was turned away by the Menards door bouncer Independence Missouri very rude also.
Im done with Menards as for now Lowes,Home Depot etc will get my money. Shame on you Menards forcing mask on your customers.
Costco policy is reasonable as I let them know I cant wear one and is no problem. Thank You Costco. This whole coronavirus thing is a transfer of wealth to the super rich. John Menard, Walmart, and McDonalds are getting filthy rich while all the small businesses suffer. I went to Menards a couple of weeks ago and there was no one limiting the entrance of people No social distancing whatsoever!
The mask policy at Menards is a feel good effort to continue packing people into the store without consideration of their health or safety. John Menard also has the right to protect his employees from the virus in any way he can. He is limiting the number of people in the store by basically stopping whole families from entering the store.
Requiring face masks of all employees and customers also helps reduce the transmission of the virus. I don't think I have it and would prefer not to wear a mask myself but in the interest of the common good I will do the right thing and use a mask.
OH I see, so everytime anyone has a cold, they should just be staying home, as they might expose someone. Immunity systems are built by being AROUND germs, not by protecting every ounce of your body by keeping germs away from you.The requirement for customers to wear masks was not yet in effect at the Monona Menards on Thursday because masks to sell to customers who don't have them had not yet arrived. Menards is requiring customers to wear face coverings to limit the spread of the COVID coronavirus, and Costco will start requiring the same of customers at all its stores on Monday, but it appears few other major retailers and big-box stores with outlets in the Madison area are as yet following suit.
The Monona store had no signs requiring masks like those seen in news reports from Milwaukee and Michigan, although it did have ones saying those under age 16 would not be allowed in because of concerns about spreading the virus. She said the Monona store had not yet received its allotment of masks that the company is selling for a dollar apiece to customers who arrive without face coverings.
Costco restricts entry to people who pay an annual fee to be a member of the retailer, which has stores in Middleton and Sun Prairie. Menards allows anyone through its doors. Eau Claire-based Menards is moving toward requiring customers to wear masks in all its stores. A sign outside Menards in Monona says children under the age of 16 and pets will not be allowed in the store due to concerns about spreading COVID Walmart, with locations on the Far East and Far West sides of Madison and in Monona, said Thursday that it is recommending, but not requiring, customers to wear face coverings.
Officials with Target and Walgreens said much the same. Boyd and Christina Gayman, a spokeswoman for the Hy-Vee grocery stores, said their companies are only requiring that customers wear face coverings if state or local governments have ordered it. Festival Foods is not requiring customers wear masks. Costco executive vice president Richard Galanti said some stores might be able to provide free masks to a limited number of people who show up without them.
A Costco Facebook post announcing the requirement Wednesday had some 23, comments Thursday afternoon both for and against the policy, but the heart and thumbs-up reactions together were outpacing the angry-face responses by about 7 to 1. I am sick and tired of being told what to do and when to do it.
No store is worth my personal freedoms being taken away. Thank you, my mom is one of those at high risk. As part of a community, we believe this simple act of safety and courtesy is one that Costco members and employees can undertake together.
Wednesday, July 1, Fearful of contracting COVID at a shelter, and with warmer weather settling in, many homeless people have turned to camping as a way to maintain social distance during the pandemic. But there is also reduced access to proper hygiene. Heather Hypse rests outside her tent on Madison's East Side.
She and her companion, Richard Potenberg, have jobs and hope to find housing. Story, A3. The Union announced plans to reopen its Terrace the next week but with reservation-style seating and extra space between tables. The event mostly included graduates who live in the University Heights neighborhood.
Wearing a pool-mandated face mask, Ridgewood Pool lifeguard Zeke Sebastian works his shift at the facility Friday. Observing social distancing guidelines and donning caps and gowns for the occasion, the seniors were honored from the shores of the waterway with cheers, signs and music as part of the loosely organized, parent-led event in the Tenney-Lapham and Marquette neighborhoods.
Lowell Elementary School fifth-grader Zale Thoronka, second from right, celebrates his graduation with a home visit June 9 from his teacher Pam Brandt, left, and student teacher Ally Schleh, as well as his mother Kerry Zaleski, holding dog, and father Abdul Thoronka.
Owner Samantha Fiscus, with her schnauzer, Duncan, hopes to make it until fall when more people could be headed back to offices and school. Davion Sheriff, a graduating fifth-grader at Orchard Elementary School, carries the contents of his desk and locker after picking up his belongings at the school June 9.
Students were invited back to the school grounds for the first time since in-person classes were canceled on March 13 due to the coronavirus pandemic.A company's rating is calculated using a mathematical algorithm that evaluates the information in your profile. The algorithm parameters are: users' rating, number of resolved issues, number of company's responses etc.
The algorithm is subject to change in future. Menards was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Aug 05, and since then this brand received reviews. Menards ranks 43 of in Supermarkets and Malls category. The overall rating of the company is 2. Reviewers write the most about Menards Rebate and give it 2. Most commonly, consumers tend to contact Menards to ask questions about: Payments and Charges, Cards, Shipping and Delivery. Review authors value the most Location and Layout of Store.
The price level of this organization is medium according to consumer reviews. This review is from a real person who provided valid contact information and hasn't been caught misusing, spamming or abusing our website. Check our FAQ. I hated DIY because of their commercial song. They did not last long here ; I went one time only to be greeted at the door by Guy-1, again at the aisle entrance Guy-2, again in between departments Guy-3 and in the aisle Guy-4 only to arrive at one single open register with 7 customers standing there waiting to check out and one unhappy teenage girl cashier with the red light flashing.
As I left my cart where it sat and exited the store, I was greeted yet again with a cheery Guy-5 "find everything you were looking for? If you aren't a good enough citizen to help do your share in preventing the spread of the virus by wearing a mask you are free to shop elsewhere.
If the virus continues to spread as it has you can expect more places to require them as well as cities and states requiring them. Hope you get used to doing your shopping on line. Who were you talking to? Employees in the stores have no control over the rebates.
From what I've seen the only way to submit questions on rebates is via e-mail. You need to revisit your high school civics. There are very important rights protected under our Constitution. A business requiring all shoppers to wear a mask does not violate any of your rights protected under the Constitution. You not liking a store's policy gives you no right to scream "my rights are being violated.
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Menards policy for defective appliances is to pass the buck to the independent delivery service if the item was damaged otherwise the customer needs to call the number to schedule service of the brand new appliance. Read their policy. They require a mask or face covering and yes a bandana qualifies as a face covering. I wanted gas dryer amanna went o'Fallon Illinois cause was in Illinois at time. User's recommendation: If people can't wear a mask let them shop anyway.
You're losing money and customers. In il it's been overruled on mask wearing. Doctors say that people with asthma and COPD can get used to wearing a mask.While the order states wearing masks in public is not optional when in an enclosed group setting, some stores have already begun instituting their policies this week for shoppers, including Menards in Bradley.
The new policies are added on top of those made in early April, including adjusted store hours and the prevention of those under the age of 16 as well as pets from shopping at their store during the pandemic.
Otherwise, shoppers are recommended to use a mask, scarf or bandanna to comply with the new store policy. That informal approach to public health is no longer allowed by the company. Kroger has yet to institute a customer policy but is expected to do so, at least in Illinois, beginning May 1st. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Sign in. Log into your account.
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