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The following stores have agreed to set specific hours of operation for senior citizen shoppers and others who may be immunocompromised.

  • Walmart is allowing seniors or vulnerable people to shop in the hour before opening on Tuesdays.
  • Whole Foods is letting anyone 60 or older to shop an hour before opening to the public until further notice.
  • Target is opening an hour early to seniors on Wednesdays.
  • Walgreens has instituted a senior hour for shopping from 8 to 9 a.m. on Tuesdays.
  • Dollar General has a senior hour during the first hour it’s open each day.
  • Aldi stores will open at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays for vulnerable shoppers including senior citizens.
  • Big Lots stores are reserving the first hour for senior citizens.
  • Albertsons stores are setting aside two hours every Tuesday and Thursday for seniors and vulnerable individuals.
  • Fresh Market is reserving its first hour for senior citizens or those who are most at-risk.
  • Sam’s Club is open to seniors and vulnerable individuals from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
  • Safeway is setting aside 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays as a time for seniors and vulnerable individuals to shop.
  • Stop & Shop is allowing customers 60 and older to shop each morning from 6 to 7:30.
  • Trader Joe’s has made the first hour of shopping each day available to senior customers.

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