Coronavirus/COVID-19 Resources for Retailers

As The Voice of Retail™, RCC is here to help retailers navigate through this crisis.

Recent Updates

Advocating for you: Support the plan for safe reopening in Ontario

In these challenging times, RCC welcomes all retailers across Canada to subscribe to our Retail policy news & COVID-19 updates and attend our weekly COVID-19 briefings for retailers.   We are your voice during this crisis and beyond.

COVID-19 Recovery Tools

RCC BCG Retail Recovery Dashboard

Mission-critical metrics to help the Canadian retail sector navigate COVID-19.

Store Capacity Calculator

Interactive calculators to determine the store capacity in your region.

POST Promise

Take the POST Promise to help customers feel safe in your store.

Requirements for Retailers by Region

View all regulations and safety guidelines retailers must follow to be open by region.

Relief Measures by Region

Financial aid, grants and other relief measures specifically applicable to retailers.

Questions & Answers on COVID-19

Frequently asked questions from our members on working through COVID-19 and its operational challenges.

Recruiting and Employment

RCC is here to assist retailers in finding employees, while also helping displaced workers find jobs with Talent Exchange and Job Connect.

Retail Supplier Directory

Find suppliers of masks, hand sanitizer, signage and more in the new PPE section of the Retail Supplier Directory. 

Health and Safety Resources

Posters, SOPs and best practices for retailers during COVID-19

Videos and Podcasts

Building mental health into operations during COVID-19

This special session presented by Liz Horvath, a leader in workplace mental health, provides practical advice that employers in the retail sector can use to support their own mental health and the mental health of their workers.

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The Voice of Retail Podcast

Each and every week TVOR interviews top retailers and industry thought leaders coving topics including the ongoing response and impact to their business and the retail sector of the COVID-19 crisis.

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