Some northeastern Ohio retailers are temporarily closing their doors or adjusting their hours of operation to prevent further spread of the coronavirus.

All area Aldi stores will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.

All Giant Eagle stores, including Market District Supermarkets, will open at 7 a.m. and close at 10 p.m. seven days a week. Curbside pickup and delivery will be available from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Pharmacy hours will remain the same.

All GetGo locations adjacent to supermarkets will follow the new schedule. Stand-alone GetGo locations will continue to operate under normal business hours.

“We continue to be amazed by the relentless dedication of our team members, and the calmness of so many guests as they visit our busy stores,” said Dan Donovan, spokesperson. “By standardizing opening and closing hours for the time being across our supermarkets, we are putting our store teams in the best position to ensure optimal shopping conditions.”

Ashtabula Towne Square is open regular hours, 10 a.m. to  9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Mall officials said Thursday the mall will remain open unless Gov. Mike DeWine orders otherwise.

Planet Fitness and all salons closed Wednesday by DeWine’s order.

Bath and Body Works is closed but the retailer will still conduct online sales.

JCPenney stores, salons and business offices are closed until April 2, but customers can still shop online.

Sephora has closed all of its stores until April 3. They are offering customers free standard shipping on merchandise purchases made online through 5 p.m. March 31.

All Wal-Mart stores and neighborhood markets will open at 6 a.m. and close at 11 p.m. until further notice. Stores already operating under reduced hours will keep those schedules.

OfficeMax is open regular hours with no plans to close, according to employees.

Home Depot is open with reduced hours, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

“We are fairly busy today,” said Greg Ehasz, a department head at the Ashtabula store. “Customers are mostly looking for toilet paper, paper products and cleaning supplies.”

Ehasz said the store was out of toilet paper on Thursday.

Macy’s is closed through March 31, 2020. This includes all Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s, Bluemercury, Macy’s Backstage, Bloomingdales the Outlet and Market by Macy’s stores. Macy’s, Inc. will provide benefits and compensation to its impacted workforce.

All three Macy’s, Inc. brands — Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and Bluemercury — will continue to serve customers through, and and through mobile apps.




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