Schuh closes online operations to ensure staff ‘safety’ amid coronavirus outbreak


Schuh is temporarily shuttering its online operation alongside store closures “to ensure the safety of our teams and customers”.

he footwear specialist will close its website today for an indefinite period of time in a bit to protect staff across its head office and fulfilment centres.

The retailer, which operates stores across the UK and Ireland and is headquartered in Scotland, said it had received conflicting advice from the Scottish and UK governments about how best to operate and protect staff during the coronavirus pandemic.

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