9 new rules shoppers will have to follow as stores reopen

Non-essential retailers in England have now reopened, but shoppers will have to follow rules set out by retailers

Monday, 15th June 2020, 4:20 pm
Updated Monday, 15th June 2020, 4:21 pm
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Here’s nine rules that customers that shoppers may have to follow as shops reopen their doors.

Shoppers will have to stay two metres away from each others as they go around shops (Photo: Shutterstock)
Many stores will have one-way direction arrows in place, making sure that customers navigate themselves around the shop in one-way (Photo: Shutterstock)

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Some stores will have hand sanitiser stations dotted around, as well as beside entrances and exits, for customers to use (Photo: Shutterstock)
Customers are encouraged to pay via contactless payments where possible, such as through a contactless payment card or your phone (Photo: Shutterstock)
In some stores, such as John Lewis, customers will have to stand eight metres apart on escalators (Photo: Shutterstock)
Outside stores, shoppers will have to queue, adhering to social distancing measures (Photo: Shutterstock)
Fitting rooms will be closed in stores, so shoppers will not be able to try clothes on in-store (Photo: Shutterstock)
If you're heading to the shops by car, some parking areas will have limited spaces in order to manage congestion (Photo: Shutterstock)
Returned items will quarantined for 72 hours (Photo: Shutterstock)