H-E-B among the latest to make masks optional for fully vaccinated customers, employees

H-E-B store
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AUSTIN (Talk1370.com) -- Grocery chain H-E-B is among the latest businesses to relax COVID-19 mask requirements for those who are fully vaccinated.

Officials announced Wednesday that the use of facial coverings will be optional for fully vaccinated customers, vendors, and employees, effective immediately.

The chain says the updated policy is based on its review of guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.