Dollar General encouraging stores to dedicate first hour of business to seniors

17 Mars, 2020, 06:43 | Auteur: Adelaide Bullion
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Dollar General announced on Monday it wanted to look out for the population most at-risk for COVID-19, seniors.

Dollar General has announced plans to dedicate the first hour of each day to seniors, one of the groups most vulnerable to the coronavirus pandemic. They vary from location to location.

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Dollar General stores will dedicate the first hour of each shopping day to seniors beginning Tuesday, March 17. Check with your local store for their hours. The company says employees will use this extra time to clean and re-stock shelves.

A major discount retailer is adjusting its operating hours while also encouraging allowing special time periods for shopping for customers who are at particular risk from the novel coronavirus. "We are proud to live our mission and provide customers with everyday low prices on the household essentials that are used and replenished most often".

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