Supermarket chain Aldi is implementing social distancing measure at their stores and will soon install clear screen at registers.
Several measure are being implemented to encourage social distancing for the safety of store employees and customers.
"Our stores now have 1.5 metre social distancing floor markers at our checkouts and security guards will enforce customer flows, such as limiting the number of shoppers in our stores," an Aldi spokesperson said.
"To protect our employees, we are currently in the process of installing clear screens at each store register.
"We also encourage customers to use contactless payment where possible.
"We will continue to monitor the situation and will modify our operations as necessary. We thank our shoppers for their patience and cooperation."
Temporary product restrictions at the store came into effect today to avoid panic buying:
- Toilet paper - 1 unit
- Paper towels - 2 units
- Tissues - 2 units
- Dry pasta - 2 units
- Flour - 2 units
- Dry rice- 2 units
- Microwave rice - 6 units
- Hand sanitisers - 2 units
- Serviettes - 10 units
- UHT long-life milk - 6 units
- Antibacterial wipes - 10 units
- Canned foods - 10 units
- Mince meat - 2 units
- Eggs - 2 units
- Chilled pasta - 2 units
- Sugar - 2 units
- Liquid soap - 2 units