If your store is closed

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Recommended changes to your website if your store is closed:

  • Post a message on your website home page
  • Provide alternate phone number and emails for customers who wish to reach the store staff
  • If you post important messages on the site, you can flush cache on your site to view the message immediately. Click on the small 'Home' icon on the admi menu (top left) and you will see the option to flush cache
  • Disable 'In-Store Pickup' option
  • Disable 'Pay at Store' option


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