By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Starting Friday, shoppers at Giant Eagle will be asked to mask up again, regardless of their vaccination status.

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It isn’t a requirement, rather the company is “strongly requesting” people to wear one.

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Masks have been mandatory for employees since Wednesday.

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Giant Eagle, Market District locations and GetGo stores will have free masks for people who don’t have one.