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Publix to adjust store hours to sanitize and restock shelves

Stores will close at 8 p.m. starting March 14

Publix. File photo.
Publix. File photo.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Publix announced store hours will be adjusted so crews can sanitize facilities and restock shelves amid coronavirus concerns.

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The company made the announcement on Twitter on Friday.

The stores will close at 8 p.m. each day starting March 14, according to Publix. Stores usually close at 10 p.m.

The new hours also apply to Publix pharmacies.

Earlier on Friday, News 6 Executive Producer Tara Evans made a list of supplies each family should buy. You find her report at this link.

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