Here’s How Some Of Your Favorite Companies Are Treating Their Employees In Response To The Coronavirus Outbreak
Whole Foods’ model is especially disappointing being that the grocery store chain was purchased by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who has a reported total net worth of $105 billion.
- Company presently does not offer paid sick leave for certain hourly employees.
- The company reportedly accessed an outdated model which asks employees to donate their sick time to other employees company wide.
- For employees who are infected with COVID-19, Whole Foods will offer two weeks of paid time off.
- Announced in a recent company statement that they will add and additional $2 to employee’s paychecks through the month of April.