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GameStop Pandemic Response Includes New Policies, Calling Itself Essential Retail

The latest parts of the GameStop pandemic plans during government efforts to flatten the coronavirus COVID-19 curve involves a rollout of new policies and refusal to close stores when other retailers are temporarily shutting down for the sake of public health. The company issued two updates of its policies on Twitter on March 19, 2020. […]

GameStop: We Can Stay Open During Lockdowns Because We’re ‘Essential Retail’

The struggling video game retail chain GameStop told all of its stores this afternoon to stay open even in the event of state or city lockdowns to protect against the covid-19 pandemic, emphasizing that it is “essential retail” alongside groceries and pharmacies and should therefore be exempt from enforced closures. “Due to the products we […]