HOUSTON (March 18, 2020) – To better support its associates, serve customers and slow the spread of COVID-19, Stage Stores and its family of brands (Gordmans, Bealls, Goodys, Palais Royal, Peebles, and Stage) have adjusted our store operating hours. Until further notice, reduced store hours are as follows:
Additionally, in compliance with local government orders to shut down all non-essential businesses, as well as other location-based factors, select stores are temporarily closed and will not re-open until circumstances improve.
New store openings continued as planned March 17; however, new store openings planned for March 31 have been postponed. Events planned in conjunction with store openings, such as ribbon cutting ceremonies, have been cancelled.
In addition to new store hours, the stores are taking the following actions to help keep guests and associates healthy:
Increasing the frequency of store cleanings, paying special attention to frequently touched objects and surfaces such as register counters, shopping carts, door handles, restrooms, etc.;
Reminding associates of their training on illness prevention;
Advising all employees to stay home if they are not feeling well, or if circumstances might advise them to do so, to seek medical attention if they have symptoms.