According to the Trader Joe’s website, the company’s South Pasadena store has been temporarily shuttered after at least one employee tested positive for the Coronavirus.
“Trader Joe’s on 613 Mission St is closed for additional cleaning and will reopen on Wednesday, April 15th,” according to company’s Website. “Crew Members have tested positive for COVID-19; the latest date on which one of these crew members was in the store is April 6, 2020.”
The store is scheduled to reopen on Wednesday, April 15.
A branch in San Clemente was also closed due to a positive test. No Pasadena locations have been closed.
“At Trader Joe’s, there is nothing more important to us than the health and safety of our Crew Members and customers,” the site said. “We believe in being proactive and transparent in addressing issues, and we value information and clear communication. With this in mind, we have temporarily closed some stores related to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns, including for additional precautionary cleaning and sanitization. We have made sure all Crew Members at the respective locations have been informed and understand the steps to take to best safeguard their own health and the health of their community. While a store is closed, Trader Joe’s pays all Crew Members for their scheduled shifts.”