Meijer asks customers to stop bringing reusable bags due to coronavirus

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Posted at 2:53 PM, Mar 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-25 15:53:07-04

Meijer is asking customers to temporarily stop bringing in reusable bags as a precaution against spreading coronavirus.

An exception to this request is that customers limit the use of reusable bags for Shop & Scan purchases only, according to a company statement.

Reusable bag changes are effective immediately at all Meijer stores, the company says.

Meijer is a retailer based out of Grand Rapids, Mich., that operates 248 supercenters and grocery stores throughout Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky.