Church Distribution Retail Stores Reduce Hours, Temporarily Close Doors in Many Locations

Contributed By Aubrey Eyre, Church News staff writer

  • 24 March 2020

A sister missionary stocks shelves in a distribution center.

The Church announced on Newsroom on March 18 that some Church Distribution retail stores would begin adjusting their hours of service to better align with Church direction and government guidelines regarding the coronavirus pandemic.
 
The majority of Church Distribution retail stores have already reduced their hours since March 16 to support temples that are performing live ordinances. However, as of March 24, the following Church Distribution retail stores are temporarily closed due to restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic:
  • Accra, Ghana
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Apia, Western Samoa
  • Arequipa, Peru
  • Asunción Paraguay
  • Bangalore, India
  • Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Barrigada, Guam
  • Belem, Brazil
  • Belize
  • Bern, Switzerland
  • Bogota, Colombia
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Brasilia, Brazil
  • Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo
  • Brisbane Australia
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Campinas, Brazil
  • Caracas, Venezuela
  • Cardston, Canada
  • Cebu City, Philippines
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Cochabamba, Bolivia
  • Columbia River, Washington
  • Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Cordoba, Argentina
  • Costa Mesa Deseret Book
  • Curitiba, Brazil
  • Dallas, Texas
  • Durban, South Africa
  • Fortaleza, Brazil
  • Frankfurt, Germany
  • Freiberg, Germany
  • Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Hartford, Connecticut
  • Helsinki, Finland
  • Houston, Texas
  • Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Kampala, Uganda
  • Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Kyiv, Ukraine
  • La Paz, Bolivia
  • Laie, Hawaii
  • Lima, Peru
  • London, England
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Malaysia
  • Managua, Nicaragua
  • Manaus, Brazil
  • Manhattan, New York
  • Manila, Philippines
  • Maputo, Mozambique
  • Montreal, Canada
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • Oakland, California
  • Palmyra, New York
  • Panama City, Panama
  • Pape'ete, Tahiti
  • Papua New, Guinea
  • Paris, France
  • Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • Pohnpei, Micronesia
  • Port-au-Prince, Haiti
  • Porto Alegre, Brazil
  • Preston, England
  • Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Quito, Ecuador
  • Recife, Brazil
  • Redland, California
  • RIo de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Rome, Italy
  • Sacramento, California Deseret Book
  • Salt Lake City City Creek Deseret Book
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • San Diego, California
  • San Jose, Costa Rica
  • San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Santa Cruz, Bolivia
  • Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • São Paulo, Brazil
  • Sapporo, Japan
  • Seoul, Korea
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Sydney Australia
  • Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Toronto, Canada
  • Trujillo, Peru
  • Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • Uplands, California
  • Washington, D.C
Church-service missionaries are being encouraged to stay home until store hours return to normal.