Supermarkets expect issues with influx of customers amid modified ECQ

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Supermarkets are bracing for an influx of customers as Metro Manila transitions to a modified enhanced community quarantine beginning May 16.

- Supermarkets are bracing for an influx of customers as Metro Manila transitions to a modified enhanced community quarantine beginning May 16.

Authorities clarified that strict measures will be enforced in malls, such as physical distancing, wearing of face masks, and temperature check. He added that restocking shelves to keep up with the expected surge in demand may become another issue because factories and suppliers are not producing at full capacity given the 50 percent cap on the workforce.


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'transitions to a modified enhanced community quarantine' As far as I know its the same as what we are in now ... so there will be no change right?

Paanong influx eh wala namang public transportation? Yung mga pinayagang lumabas eh para sa trabaho lang.


Why the influx of customers in supermarkets? From what was mentioned in the guidelines, quarantine passes will still be required during the MECQ. Unless I got it wrong, there is still limited movement during MECQ (one per household to get essentials).

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