Kohl's Temporarily Closing Stores Nationwide

WBBM Newsradio Staff
March 20, 2020 - 8:42 am
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(WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Kohl's announced Thursday that it will temporarily close all of its stores nationwide beginning Thursday, March 19 at 7 p.m., as a result of the escalating COVID-19 pandemic.

“To demonstrate our support of the efforts underway to contain the spread of the coronavirus, we are closing all Kohl’s stores through at least April 1.  We will support store associates with two calendar weeks of pay,” said Michelle Gass, Kohl’s chief executive officer, in a statement. “We will continue to serve customers on Kohls.com and our Kohl’s App, and we look forward to reopening our stores soon to serve families across the country.”

Kohl’s will continue to serve its customers through Kohls.com and the Kohl’s App and will ship their desired items directly to their homes. 

Kohl’s will provide further updates, including news on store reopenings, at Corporate.Kohls.com.