The shopping channel said it will continue to pay the salaries of employees who are unable to work due to the facility closure through at least the end of December. It also said it is working with state and local authorities in their investigation of the fire.
Rocky Mount is the company's second-largest fulfillment center, processing around 25% to 30% of volume for both CVC and HSN businesses, according to the statement.
Shares of Qurate Retail are down more than 6% in premarket trading.
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