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Retailers become front line of US war over wearing masks – Financial Times

Foot Locker boss says mandating coverings for customers would put his staff at risk

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US retail executives are at odds over guidelines requiring customers to wear masks in stores, raising the question of whether store employees should bear the brunt of enforcing public health measures in the absence of a uniform federal policy.
Richard Johnson, Foot Locker chief executive, told the Financial Times that after having several conversations with peer executives in recent days, the sportswear chain would not require customers to wear masks at its hundreds of US stores. The Foot Locke…

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