CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Kroger announced in a press release that beginning on Tuesday, March 24, the grocery chain will dedicate the first hour of operation on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays to seniors and other at-risk customers. This applies to all Kroger locations in north central West Virginia.
The release stated that from 7-8 a.m. on those days, seniors and at-risk customers will have first access to the store.
“We’re happy to offer this shopping window to our senior and at-risk customers to help alleviate their concerns about shopping during our regular hours at this time,” said Allison McGee, corporate affairs manager for Kroger Mid-Atlantic. “We ask all of our customers to respect this window of time that has been reserved for some of the more vulnerable groups.”