Keeping the Valley supplied
Valley Foods, Family Dollar work to keep shelves stocked for local customers amid nationwide panic-buying
March 25, 2020
As the Valley continues to cope with the ongoing uncertainty caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the two grocery stores in Saratoga continue to try and meet the needs of their customers despite allocation and shortages on certain items.
At Valley Foods, things changed quickly in less than a week. While manager Adam Clarke had put limitations on toilet paper, hand soap and hand sanitizer to try and make things stretch, his list of allocated items from his warehouse continued to grow. Now, limitations are placed on everything from flour to hamburger.
"The number of (allocation) sheets...