Covid-19 update, #StayHomeSaveLives

Regular updates regarding covid-19 and shopping in Canada - stores, groceries, shopping centres, malls
Information: Opening Hours, Pick-up service, Home Delivery service, Grocery delivery

The global pandemic caused by Coronavir Covid-19, which hit Canada, but also almost every country in the world, more or less, causes a very difficult situation for all people, large businesses but also independent small businesses. Shopping centres are mostly closed and shops/stores/markets providing the essential products operate in a special mode and have limited opening hours. So follow government regulations, stay at home and avoid social connections. Large grocery stores also offer home delivery for online orders or contactless curbside pick-up service at stores near you. Take advantage of online shopping and stay healthy. Good health to everyone and above all common sense.

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Updates for brands

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Home Depot

COVID-19 Update - How Home Depot is Preparing and Responding
  • Ontario stores will be closed to customers as of Sunday, April 5
  • Quebec stores will be closed every Sunday in April
  • Stores in all other provinces will remain open with adjusted hours
  • Store hours have been adjusted globally
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COVID 19 - How Walmart prioritizing health
  • Dedicated shopping hours for seniors aged 65+, the disabled and persons with vulnerable health:
    7am to 8am on weekdays
  • Reduced hours of operations:
    • 8am to 8pm on weekdays
    • 8am to 5pm on weekends
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Covid 19 - Loblaws updates, hours, hours dedicated to seniors + who need extra help
  • regular hours: 8am to 8pm
  • hours dedicated to seniors and others who need extra help can shop: 7am to 8am
  • social distancing - your local store may limit the number of people allowed to shop at once
  • no returns - only 18L water jugs and Soda Stream bottles will be accepted
  • alcohol can be purchased from 7am to 8pm
  • online shopping available - delivery service or pick-up service
  • Prices will remain the same in-store and online through PC Express pickup, pick-up fees eliminated for all PC Express online grocery pickup orders, as well as the price of home-delivered items should go down.
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Shoppers Drug Mart

Covid 19 - Stores sanitized and adjusted opening hours
  • Shoppers Drug Mart in Canada reduced opening hours of stores
  • Stores are being sanitezed and desinfects to protect health of our clients as well as of our employees
  • Store hours may vary for each store, please consult Shoppers Drug Mart store locator
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Rexall Drug Store

Rexall - Navigation throuigh COVID-19
  • First opening hour dedicated for elderly people and high risk customers, plus 20 % off until 10am.
  • Opening hours reduced:
    • Rexall stores will be closed after 8pm Monday to Friday and after 6pm duiring Weekends.
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T&T Supermarket

Covid 19 updates for T&T Supermarket
  • Store at Pacific Place Mall closed due to an employee infected by Covid 19 - store is preparing for re-open. Calgary is served by T&T Harvest Hills.
  • All stores are cleand regularly
  • Shop online with home delivery
  • In store pickup - spend less time with people
  • Opening hours changed due to Easters - check our flyers section for more details.
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Metro COVID-19 Updates
  • Some Ontario stores have the first shopping hour from 7am to 8am reserved for seniors and high risk customers.
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No Frills

Covid 19 updates for No Frills locations - online flyers only, hours subject to change
  • weekly flyer digital only: Starting April 16 for Ontario and Atlantic regions, and April 17 for West region. Weekly online flyer here.
  • Store hours are subject to change - or the most up to date hours please visit your store’s local Facebook page
  • contactless pickup available - Simply open your trunk and your groceries will be load in, receipt and all
  • If you shop at self-service locations, you can continue to pick up your PC Express online grocery pickup order in-store at the designated pickup up location
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Safeway - COVID-19 updates
  • Safeway stores hours are adjusted and all stores operate from 8am to 8pm.
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Giant Tiger

Covid-19 updates for Giant Tiger - opening hours and shipping for online purchase
  • Giant Tiger stores are open, may have temporarily reduced hours of operation - use store locator to check it
  • free shipping for online purchase (Additional charges for rural shipping and oversize, A $5 minimum order handling fee will be applied on orders $25 or less)
  • in store pick-up service available
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Best Buy

Covid 19 - Best Buy updates - opening hours, delivery & pickup services
  • many of locations across Canada are temporarily closed for in store shopping experience (Best Buy Mobile locations (stores located in malls), Clearance Centres, all stores in Quebec are temporarily closed)
  • for online orders store front pickup service available instead
  • delivery service to your home available - order online on
  • more about pick up and delivery here
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Food Basics

Food Basics COVID-19 Customers Update
  • Store hours reduced - the most of the stores is open from 8 am to 8 pm, some stores are open on Sunday from 7am. Please check store locator to find updates.
  • First shopping hour is dedicated to our most vulnerable customers.
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Covid 19 - Pharmasave updates and information
  • there is no information about restrictions of stores and opening hours

Useful information:

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Longo's COVID-19 Update
  • Longo's stores have reduced opening hours:
    • Longo’s Stores: Open 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
    • Longo’s Market Stores at First Canadian Place & Brookfield: Open 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
  • Community Wellbeing Hour, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m., daily - hours dedicated to seniors and high risk customers
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Covid 19 Updates and Coronavirus Response
  • Effective Friday, April 3 - no more than two people to enter the warehouse with each membership card
  • Wholesale Warehouses - operate during normal hours
  • Warehouses in QC - closed on sunday during April
  • Business centres - operate during normal hours
  • special hours for 60+ and people who have a physical disability - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. including Pharmacy. Food court will remain through standard opening hours.
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Covid 10 updates - adjusting opening hours and seniors shopping hour
  • hours temporarily updated to ensure sanitization of stores for next day
  • updated hours: 8 am to 8 pm every day
  • launched Seniors shopping hour - many stores will be devoting the first hour those who require extra attention
  • Seniors Shopping Hour are not currently offered in Quebec
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COVID 19 - Co-op - More intensive cleaning
  • Co-op stores are cleaned and sanitized more often to prevent possible infection.
  • Price will remain stable
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M&M Food Market

M&M Food Market - Response to COVID-19
  • M&M Food Market stores in Quebec will be closed on Sundays.
  • Some stores have reduced opening hours, please check locator to find data for your store.
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Covid-19 - Fresh co. updates, adjusting opening hours
  • opening hours have been adjusted
  • stores will temporarily operate from 8am-8pm
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Real Canadian Superstore

Real Canadian Superstore - Covid-19
  • starting April 16 flyers going to be digital only. On website or in the PC Optimum app
  • store hours 8am-8pm
  • store hours for those who need it - every day 7am-8am
  • online shopping is available for both delivery and pickup
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Atlantic Superstore

Covid 19 - Atlantic Superstore, special opening hours, online shopping
  • special hours for seniors and others who need extra help can shop - 7am - 8am, Monday through Saturday
  • alcohol can be purchased from 7am to 8pm
  • regular hours are 8am to 8pm, Monday through Saturday. (check your local store hours for Sunday)
  • your local store may limit the number of people inside the store at once
  • no returns - only 18L water jugs and Soda Stream bottles will be accepted
  • cash-less payment - pay with debit or credit card when you can. Cash-back will not be offering at this time
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Your Independent Grocer

Covid-19 at Your Independent Grocer
  • first hour of operations is dedicated to seniors and the ones in the risk.
  • limited number of customers can access stores, cashless payments are prefered since cash payments are limited
  • online shopping is possible but waiting times can be longer then usual due to high amount of customers
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M.R. Meat Market

M.R. Meat Market Coronavirus Updates
  • Adjusted opening hours:
    • South:
      • Mo, Tu - 9am to 7pm
      • We, Sat - 8am to 7pm
      • Th, Fr - 8am to 8pm
      • Su - 8am to 6pm
    • West:
      • Mo, Tu - 9am to 7pm
      • We,Th, Fr, Sat - 8am to 7pm
      • Su - 8am to 6pm
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IGA Extra

IGA COVID-19 Updates
  • Opening hours  have been adjusted and IGA stores (except BC) are open Monday to Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and closed on Sundays.
  • IGA stores at BC have designated Senior's shopping hours - every Wednesday and Friday 7am to 8am. Also available for High Risk Individuals.
  • You can also shop online at
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Nations Fresh Foods

Nations Fresh Foods COVID-19 Update
  • Vaughan Store, Hamilton Store and Downtown store are open from 9am to 9pm
  • Mississauga Store is open from 9am to 10pm
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COVID-19 McDonalds Update
  • Effective March 22, 2020 all McDonalds stores are closed for pickup and dining services, surbside pickup is also temporatily closed.
  • Stay safe with McDelivery - Food delivery to your home.
  • McDonald's also offers Drive-Thru service - it remains open.


Coronavirus COVID-119 at Subway
  • Subway Restaurants remain open for:
    • takeouts,
    • pickups of orders placed online,
    • drive-thru windows,
    • other delivery services.
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Covid-19 Infomation for PetSmart customers
  • Effective April 5, 2020 - all local stores are temporarily closed
    • Curbside pickup and home delivery remain available
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Canadian Tire

Canadian Tire Response to COVID-19
  • Effective April 4, 2020 - Canadian Tire store in Ontario restricted for e-commerce and Curbside pickup.
  • Adjusted store hours - all stores are open from 8am to 6pm - maximum.
  • New curbside shopping introduced.
  • Gas+ locations remain open

Beer Store

The Beer Store Covid-19 updates
  • The Beer Store stores have reduced operating hours, for example
    • Kenora Store: Monday to Thursday, Saturday from 10am to 6pm, Friday from 10am to 7pm, Sunday 12am to 5pm
    • Red Lake Store: 10am to 6pm, closed on Sundays
    • For all stores please consult the offical website.
  • Online shopping is temporarily disabled.
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Kitchen Stuff Plus

Kitchen Stuff Plus - Response to COVID-19
  • Effective March 19, 2020 - all stores are temporarily closed.
  • Online store remains open 24/7
    • Canada Post experiences delays - please be patient while waiting for your order.
    • Returns are delayed until stores are re-opened
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Covid 19 updates - LCBO
  • Canada Post is no longer delivering LCBO packages directly to homes (orer will be delivered to nearest Canada Post Office where you can pick it up)
  • all LCBO stores will be closed on Mondays
  • reduced hours of 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. remain in effect from Tuesday to Sunday
  • delivery date for online orders cannot be confirmed
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AG Foods

Covid 19 - updates at AG Foods stores
  • practice social distancing during your shopping
  • try to maintain at least 2 meters/6 feet distance from other shoppers
  • try not to touch anything you do not intend to purchase
  • pay with debit or credit if possible
  • quantities may be limited
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The Brick

Covid-19, The Brick updates, shipping and delivery
  • doorstep delivery to your home for online shoppers available (when you spend $699 or more, might be exclusions)
  • store-front pick-up available (both services for regions where stores are still open)
  • stores that have remained open, they will operate with reduced store hours on Monday to Friday 11AM to 7PM; Saturday 10AM to 6PM; and Sunday 11AM to 5PM
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Covid-19 - Rona updates
  • starting April 5, and effective for 14 days Ontario stores will remain open, but only for curbside pickup until 6pm daily following an online order on
  • delivery options for purchase made online available - subject to usual conditions, contact free home delivery
  • in stores returns temporarily suspended
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Covid 19 updates for Staples stores
  • April 4, important update: Bureau en Gros stores in Quebec and Ontario are temporarily closed until further notice
  • All Staples stores in Ontario will be operating with Contactless Curbside Pickup only, starting, Sunday, April 5 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm.
  • Staples continues to offer free shipping on all orders and Contactless Curbside Store Pickup for most items
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Sport Chek

COVID 19 at Sport Chek

All stores remain temporarily closed.

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Wholesale Club

COVID 19 at Wholesale Club Stores
  • all stores are operating normally
  • availability of some groceries can be limited
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IKEA reacts to Covid-19
  • IKEA temporarily suspends Click & Collect store pick-up accross Canada - March 25, 2020
  • Conditions for delivery service are changed, IKEA now delivers to the front door only. - March 24, 2020
  • All IKEA stores are temporarily closed accross Canada from March 18, 2020
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Coronavirus COVID 19 - Foodland
  • all stores remain open
  • Opening hours adjusted: stores will be open 8 am to 8 pm every day
  • First hour of operation is dedicated to seniors and vulnerable customers at some of our stores
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Save On Foods

Save On Foods and Covid-19
  • only limited number of customers can access Save on Foods stores at peak times.
  • plexiglas shields are installed where possible
  • shopping hour for seniors and those most at risk from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. in all stores
  • store hours are adjusted and stores are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • On-line shopping available - but is very high demanded

We’ve temporarily suspended bottle returns and the use of reusable shopping bags in store

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Fabricland COBID-19 Update
  • Effective March 21, 2020 - all Fabricland stores are temporarily closed.
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Bulk Barn

Bulk Barn Covid-19 Update
  • Bulk Barn stores remain open, store hours have been adjusted in order to allow better cleaning and more safety for our customers.
  • Sanitizers and disposable gloves are available for our customers.
  • Order Online: Select our Store, place your order, pick-up and pay in store.
  • Most of the stores are open from 10 am to 6 pm on weekdays and Saturday, on Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm.
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Michaels COVID-19 response
  • New service - you can buy online and pickup curbside
  • Michaels QC area stores: temporarily closed
  • Michaels BC stores - remain open from 10am to 6pm.
  • AB, ON stores - open for curbside pickup only.

BC Liquor Store

BC Liquor Stores - Response to COVID-19
  • All tasting events are cancelled.
  • Bottle return suspended.
  • Reusable bags suspended.
  • BC Liquor Stores remain open as essential service for the Province.

Do you have any question? Are there any updates we missed?

 (3/5) Tan Jay @ Canada One Malp

By Barbara Harris on May 30, 2020

When will store open.

 (5/5) IKEA is closed

By patrick noel on Apr 13, 2020

just confirming IKEA closed - went there today to give it a try.

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