Several Shoppers Drug Mart locations in Toronto and the GTA have reported COVID-19 cases among their staff in the last few days.
On November 20, three Shoppers Drug Mart employees tested positive on a presumptive test. The employees at the 3975 Jane Street location in North York had last worked on November 9 and 13.
According to Loblaw Ltd., on November 19, an employee at a Shoppers Drug Mart in Mississauga, 5033 Hurontario Street, also tested positive on a presumptive test for coronavirus. They had last worked on November 13.
In Wednesday’s update, five separate Shoppers Drug Mart locations also reported cases in the GTA.
In an effort for transparency Loblaws regularly updates their coronavirus cases reported in stores by province within the last 15 days.
“In addition, we have mandated that our staff and customers wear masks in Extra Foods, Fortinos, Maxi, No Frills, Real Canadian Superstores, and T&T stores across Canada,” said Loblaws.