Southeastern Grocers, the parents company of BI-LO, Fresco y Mas, Harvey's Supermarkets, and Winn-Dixie, announced that it will offer modified store and pharmacy hours, an offer various employment opportunities for those in effected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
All Southeastern Grocery stores will designate a special shopping hour to accommodate seniors and high-risk customers. This will be from 8-9 a.m., Monday through Friday. All pharmacy locations will also begin to open at 8 a.m. on weekdays. Stores will close at 8 p.m. nightly in order to give associates time to restock shelves and sanitize stores.
The company also donated $250,000 to Feeding America to help provide to those who are facing food insecurity. Employment opportunities will also be made available to individuals throughout the Southeast who have been affected by restricted working hours due to mandated business and restaurant closures.