Avistat-D Kills Covid-19 in Under 1 Minute

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UPDATE: Avistat-D and SARS-CoV-2 (Coronavirus), the cause of COVID-19 Disease

NCL AVISTAT-D RTU Spray Disinfectant Cleaner now has demonstrated effectiveness against SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19 on hard, non-porous surfaces in just 1 minute.

This product is designed specifically as a general non-acid cleaner and disinfectant for use in hospitals, nursing homes, public restrooms, schools, transportation terminals, office buildings, manufacturing facilities, lodging establishments, retail businesses and athletic/recreational facilities where housekeeping is of prime importance in controlling the hazard of cross contamination. It is formulated to disinfect hard, non-porous, inanimate environmental surfaces: floors, walls, metal surfaces, stainless steel surfaces, glazed porcelain, glazed ceramic tile, plastic surfaces, bathrooms, shower stalls, bathtubs, and cabinets.

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➥ Current Hours

Sysco Bahamas continues to follow all government protocols on servicing the public during the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic in 2020. Hours and security measures are subject to change based on circumstances.

Customers may enter the property to place and collect orders as normal, without having to have the order number in advance. To cut down on your wait time, it is still suggested that you order ahead of time if possible. If you have an account, please talk to your sales rep about delivery.

HOW TO ORDER

If you do not have an account and just want cash & carry service, the Wholesale Pickup Sales Department will be happy to assist. View the flyer below for contact information to put your order in ahead of time. Be sure to confirm that your order is placed.

If you do have an account here at BFS, please contact your sales rep by telephone or email to put in your order. Delivery is suggested, but if you prefer to collect please ensure that your sales rep is aware

If you have an account but cannot reach your sales rep,  send an email to foodsales@bahamafood.com and include your account #, your name and a telephone contact along with your order.

Sysco Bahamas is on regular hours for the remainder of this week, but retain the right to update as needed.

 Our recent health safety measures remain in place, to control social distancing and protect our staff and customers.

✪  All customers entering the property must be wearing a mask
✪  All customers are subject to temperature check
✪  All customers must adhere to strict social distancing while on BFS property

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Normal Business

Sysco Bahamas usually keeps regular business hours for pick-up and delivery of goods in Nassau, and delivers to the mailboat to service customers in the Family Islands. However, due to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, we have had to make adjustments in order to meet government mandates, maintain internal protocol and properly service our customer to the best of our current efforts. Below is an outline of our normal business hours and ordering standards, in place up until March 2020.

REGULAR HOURS

  • Monday to Friday, gates open 8AM and close at 4PM for pickup
  • Saturday 7AM-12PM
  • Closed on Sunday
  • Closed all Bahamian public holidays

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Hours – Lockdown August 19th 2020

Sysco Bahamas continues to follow all government protocols on servicing the public during the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic in 2020. 

WE ARE ON A 7 DAY MANDATORY TOTAL LOCKDOWN AND ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

This means that our offices and premises are closed to the public. No deliveries will be made at this time.

CURRENT HOURS:
  • CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

FUTURE UPDATES will be posted.

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REGULAR HOURS

  • Monday to Friday, gates open 8AM and close at 4PM for pickup
  • Saturday 7AM-12PM
  • Closed on Sunday
  • Closed all Bahamian public holidays

 Our recent health safety measures remain in place, to control social distancing and protect our staff and customers.

✪  All customers entering the property must be wearing a mask
✪  All customers are subject to temperature check
✪  All customers must adhere to strict social distancing while on BFS property

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Hours August 17

Sysco Bahamas continues to follow all government protocols on servicing the public during the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic in 2020. As we remain on lockdown by government mandate, we have in place additional measures to ensure the safety of our staff and customers.

➳ ALL CUSTOMERS MUST HAVE AN ORDER NUMBER TO BE ABLE TO ACCESS THE BFS PROPERTY

  • IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN ACCOUNT: USE ONE OF THE CONTACT METHODS AT RIGHT TO PUT IN YOUR ORDER

IF YOU HAVE AN ACCOUNT: GET YOUR ORDER NUMBER FROM YOUR BFS SALES REP

CURRENT HOURS:
  • OPEN Monday 17 August 2020
  • CLOSED Tuesday 18 August 2020

FUTURE UPDATES will be posted after the national announcement is made that either the lockdown has been lifted, or if the lockdown will be extended

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REGULAR HOURS

  • Monday to Friday, gates open 8AM and close at 4PM for pickup
  • Saturday 7AM-12PM
  • Closed on Sunday
  • Closed all Bahamian public holidays

 Our recent health safety measures remain in place, to control social distancing and protect our staff and customers.

✪  All customers entering the property must be wearing a mask
✪  All customers are subject to temperature check
✪  All customers must adhere to strict social distancing while on BFS property

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Hours August 5th 2020

Sysco Bahamas continues to follow all government mandates on servicing the public during the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic in 2020. The Prime Minister announced a two-week lockdown for the entire country of The Bahamas, starting 10PM on Tuesday, 4th August 2020 with a possible extension of the lockdown to be determined and announced at a date TBA.

CURRENT HOURS:
  • OPEN Wednesday 5 August 2020
  • CLOSED Thursday 6 August 2020
  • OPEN Friday 7 August 2020
  • CLOSED Saturday 8 August 2020
  • OPEN Monday 10 August 2020
  • CLOSED Tuesday 11 August 2020
  • OPEN Wednesday 12 August 2020
  • CLOSED Thursday 13 August 2020
  • OPEN Friday 14 August 2020
  • CLOSED Saturday 15 August 2020
  • OPEN Monday 17 August 2020
  • CLOSED Tuesday 18 August 2020
  • FUTURE UPDATES will be posted after the national announcement is made that either the lockdown has been lifted, or if the lockdown will be extended

REGULAR HOURS:

  • Monday to Friday, gates open 8AM and close at 4PM for pickup
  • Saturday 7AM-12PM
  • Closed on Sunday
  • Closed all Bahamian public holidays

 Our recent health safety measures remain in place, to control social distancing and protect our staff and customers.

✪  All customers entering the property must be wearing a mask
✪  All customers are subject to temperature check
✪  All customers must adhere to strict social distancing while on BFS property

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➥ Curfew & Lockdown Hours – TS Isaias August 2020

Sysco Bahamas continues to follow all government mandates on servicing the public during the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic in 2020. Due to Hurricane Isaias, our hours have changed for Friday and Saturday.

CURRENT HOURS:
  • FRIDAY 31 July Wholesale Pickup closes at 2:00 pm
  • CLOSED on Saturday, 1st August 2020
  • CLOSED Sunday, 2nd August
  • CLOSED Monday, 3rd August – Emancipation Day public holiday

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday 4th August 2020 once an all clear notice has been provided by local authorities. 

CURRENT HURRICANE UPDATES FROM WEATHER.COM

REGULAR HOURS:

  • Monday to Friday, gates open 8AM and close at 4PM for pickup
  • Saturday 7AM-12PM
  • Closed on Sunday
  • Closed all Bahamian public holidays

 Our recent health safety measures remain in place, to control social distancing and protect our staff and customers.

✪  All customers entering the property must be wearing a mask
✪  All customers are subject to temperature check
✪  All customers must adhere to strict social distancing while on BFS property

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Curfew & Lockdown Hours – updated 20 May 2020

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Sysco Bahamas (BFS) has followed all government mandates on servicing the public during the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic in 2020. Regular hours and service levels are resumed as of Monday, 18th May 2020 during weekdays only. BFS remains closed on Saturday and Sunday as per the lockdown requirements for Nassau, Bahamas.

➥ Walk-in customers are now accepted during normal business hours.

HOURS:

  • Monday to Friday, gates open 8AM and close at 4PM for pickup
  • Closed Saturday & Sunday
  • Closed all Bahamian public holidays

 Our recent health safety measures remain in place, to control social distancing and protect our staff and customers.

✪  All customers entering the property must be wearing a mask
✪  All customers are subject to temperature check
✪  All customers must adhere to strict social distancing while on BFS property

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➥ Curfew & Lockdown Hours – March & April 2020

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In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, Sysco Bahamas (BFS) has made changes to our regular operating hours and has put in place updated security and health safety measures. As a primary wholesaler upon which many local companies depend, Sysco Bahamas is considered an “Essential Service” and is therefore available to service customers within the new parameters.

No walk-in customers can be accepted at this time. Security will only allow customers with a verified order number and appointment time to access the property.

✪ All customers entering the property must be wearing a mask
✪ All customers are subject to temperature check
✪ No walk-in customers without an order
✪ All customers must adhere to strict social distancing while on BFS property

➥ HOURS: Monday to Friday, gates open 8AM and close at 4PM for pickup.

LOCKDOWN UPDATE: BFS is currently scheduled to be closed every Saturday in May 2020 as per Bahamian law. However, this is subject to change as the country adapts to changing conditions and issues new alerts and directives. Check this page for updates, or contact your BFS sales rep.

ORDER UPDATES: Cut-off times, delivery and pick up.

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NCL Update: 2019-nCoV (Novel CoronaVirus)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Chinese authorities identified the new coronavirus, which has resulted in more than a thousand confirmed cases in China, including cases outside Wuhan City. Additional cases have been identified in a growing number of other international locations,including the United States. The US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is closely monitoring the situation and provides comprehensive and timely updates.

What are Coronaviruses?

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that were first identified in the mid-1960s and are common in many different species of animals, including camels, cattle, cats, and bats. Coronaviruses are not typically transmitted between animals and humans. With the discovery of 2019 Novel Coronavirus there are now seven strains of coronavirus known to be capable of transmission from animals to humans. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) CoV was responsible for a large outbreak in 2003 and Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrom (MERS) CoV was responsible for an outbreak in 2012.

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Coronavirus: What You Need to Know About Disinfecting

Cases of the new coronavirus have been confirmed in China, the US, Canada and Brazil. The best way to prevent the spread is use the proper disinfectants to keep surfaces clean in your establishment and home. This applies to schools, institutions such as nursing homes, medical facilities, offices, public places like airports and government offices, hotels, restaurants etc.

BFS stocks several professional products that kill the coronavirus, as part of our portfolio of superior chemical cleaning products.

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