Coping with COVID-19

New Plexiglass Frames Handcrafted for Maple Run Emporium Cashwrap

New Plexiglass Frames Handcrafted for Maple Run Emporium Cashwrap

Thank you to Chris Potter and Nick Potter of CJ Potter Construction in Potsdam for building these gorgeous wood and Plexiglass frames for the cash-wrap at Maple Run Emporium. They work beautifully to keep everyone safe at check-out. It's like wearing a shield in addition to a mask! Prior to the plexiglass shields, we used distancing tape on the floors, barricade tables, and a distanced checkout basket procedure. We thank all of our customers for adhering to our previous protocols!  Our check-in table remains at the entrance where you can use the hand sanitizer upon arrival and when you leave....

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Safety Plan in Place at Maple Run Emporium

Safety Plan in Place at Maple Run Emporium

On May 15, 2020, Phase 1 for the re-opening of the North Country was announced. Businesses that were already open or were re-opening were required to develop a workplace Safety Plan and retain it on the premises.
Maple Run Emporium, as an essential grocery business, has been open without change of hours and days during the pandemic and established a safe shopping protocol. The shop has now adopted the New York State Department of Health NY Forward Business Re-Opening Safety Plan through the template that agency created. The segments the 5-page document addresses are: People, Places, and Process. 

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Grocery Shopping Protocol at Maple Run Emporium

Grocery Shopping Protocol at Maple Run Emporium

WELCOME! SAFE SHOPPING PROTOCOL Let’s Be Safe and Stay Healthy! SHOPPING Shop Solo. This will help limit the number of people in the shop at one time and help make social distancing adherence. We are limiting the number of people in the shop at one time to 6.   Hand Sanitizing. Use the hand sanitizer on the table as you enter. Use  Our Shopping Baskets. The metal shopping baskets on the table are disinfected after each customer use.  Social Distancing. Maintain a safe distance of 6’ from other customers. Face Masks. Please wear it as you shop, but if you...

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Safe Shopping at Maple Run Emporium

COVID-19 Safe Grocery Shopping

Safe Shopping at Maple Run Emporium

When you enter the shop, you’ll see this stainless steel table with shopping baskets, hand sanitizer, and a sign that lists our 7 steps for shopping and checking out as safely as possible. For me, as owner of an essential grocery business open during the COVID-19 pandemic, I am making every effort to stop the spread of bacteria between people. I'm using disinfectants on all the surfaces customers touch in this 7-step procedure as well as on all the handles touched in shopping - front door, fridge, freezer. Thank you to all the wonderful customers who immediately and cheerfully followed...

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Maple Run Emporium Is Open During Pandemic

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Maple Run Emporium Is Open During Pandemic

Our business classification is retail grocery, so regular business hours are unchanged during the current pandemic.

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