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Lithuania: Biggest DIY chain backtracks on decision to halt paying suppliers

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Senukai, the biggest DIY supermarket chain in the Baltic states, announced on Monday it would stop paying its suppliers due to the nationwide quarantine. After a public outcry, it backtracked on its decision on Thursday. “When big businesses announce on the first day that they unilaterally cease paying their suppliers, it reveals their approach to social responsibility,” Lithuania’s Economy Vice Minister Marius Skuodis told BNS on Wednesday. “Quarantine doesn’t release…