DEAR VALUED FOOD 4 LESS CUSTOMER-



AS WE ALL KNOW, THE WORLD IS FACING A TOUGH TIME RIGHT NOW. WITH ALL THE UNCERTAINTY SURROUNDING OUR COUNTRY'S CURRENT SITUATION, I WANTED TO TAKE A MOMENT TO SHARE A FEW THINGS WITH ALL OF YOU.



WE CONSIDER EACH AND EVER SINGLE ONE OF OUR CUSTOMERS AND EMPLOYEES AS FAMILY. THEREFORE, WE ARE TAKING EVERY SINGLE PRECAUTION THAT WE CAN TO ENSURE YOUR HEALTH AND SAFETY WHILE VISITING OUR STORE. IT IS OUR GOAL TO PROVIDE YOU WITH A SAFE ENVIRONMENT AND TO PROVIDE YOU WITH THE NECESSARY FOOD PRODUCT, FRESH PRODUCE & MEAT, MEDICINE, TOILETRIES, AND ALL OTHER ESSENTIALS THAT WE ALL NEED IN OUR DAY TO DAY LIVES. WE ALL NEED THESE DAILY ESSENTIALS AND THEREFORE, WE WILL BE LIMITING THE number OF CERTAIN ITEMS SOLD PER TRANSACTION TO HELP ENSURE THAT EVERY CENTRAL OREGONIAN HAS A CHANCE TO PURCHASE NEEDED ITEMS.



WHAT ARE WE DOING TO PROTECT OUR EMPLOYEES AND CUSTOMERS?



-CLEANING COMMON AREAS MORE OFTEN AND THROUGHOUT THE DAY, INCLUDING ALL CHECK STANDS, PAYMENT TERMINALS, CONVEYOR BELTS, SERVICE AREAS, ALL SELF-SERVE AREAS AND CLEANING SHELVES AS WE RESTOCK ITEMS.



-PRODUCE, MEAT, DELI AND DAIRY AREAS BEING WIPED DOWN AND SANITIZED THROUGHOUT THE DAY



-ALL HANDLES, DOOR KNOBS, COOLERS, FREEZERS, AND ANY OTHER CUSTOMER ACCESSIBLE AREAS WIPED DOWN AND SANITIZED THROUGHOUT THE DAY



-SHOPPING CARTS ARE BEING WIPED DOWN AND SANITIZED THROUGHOUT THE DAY



-RESTROOMS AND BABY CHANGING STATIONS ARE BEING CLEANED MORE OFTEN



- WE ARE PROVIDING WIPES FOR SHOPPING CARTS AND BASKETS, HAND SANITIZER AT ALL CHEKCK STANDS, AND SANITIZER STATIONS THROUGHOUT THE STORE (AS LONG AS WE ARE ABLE TO PROCURE SUPPLIES).



-EMPLOYEES ARE BEING TOLD TO MONITOR THEIR HEALTH VERY CLOSELY AND TO STAY HOME IF THEY OR ANYONE IN THEIR HOME SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF BEING SICK.



-ENCOURAGING ALL EMPLOYEES TO FOLLOW THE SUGGESTED CDC RECOMMENDATIONS ON HYGIENE



-EDUCATING OUR EMPLOYEES ON PREVENTION



-EMPHASIZING PROPER HANDWASHING



WE ARE FOLLOWING ALL GUIDANCE FROM FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES, INCLUDING THE CDC. WE ARE ACTIVELY MONITORING THE SITUATION.



AS A LOCALLY OWNED AND OPERATED BUSINESS, OUR TOP PRIORITY IS YOU, OUR CUSTOMER AND OUR DEDICATED EMPLOYEES. IF YOU HAVE CONCERNS OR QUESTIONS, I INVITE YOU TO GIVE US A CALL OR EMAIL US THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AT FOOD4LESSBEND.COM.



IF WE ALL PRACTICE CAUTION AND AWARENESS, WE WILL MAKE IT THROUGH THIS TOGETHER. THANK YOU FOR BEING A LOYAL CUSTOMER AND THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING DURING THIS CRAZY TIME.



AARON PRICE



STORE DIRECTOR



FOOD 4 LESS



BEND, OR