Staples is considered an “essential” provider of products and services and will continue to run business as usual.
What is the definition of an “essential business”?
Generally, an essential business is a provider of products and services that are vital to the operations of our United States critical infrastructure including hospitals, health care facilities, assisted living facilities, and government agencies.
What types of businesses are considered essential?
Staples is considered “essential” because of its Supply Chain, and the products and services provided through logistical operations including those products and services needed for customers now working from home.