Covid: ‘Pingdemic’ threatens shop openings say supermarkets

BRC chief executive, Helen Dickinson, said: “We are already seeing a serious impact on retail operations as a result of staff having to self-isolate and this will only get worse right across the economy, as cases are already rising fast and the final restrictions are eased.”

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