• Target, Kroger and more: What's closed, open on New Year's Day

    By: Stephanie Toone, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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    Ushering in a new year can mean frantically shopping for last-minute items for the holiday, but hold off before you head out for that Champagne flute.

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    Many retail stores will have altered hours New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. If you’ve got a little shopping to do New Year’s Day, here’s a quick checklist of the store hours for your favorite locations.

    Since some stores hours could change, customers should call or check websites before shopping.

    Macy’s: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. New Year’s Eve; store hours vary by location on New Year’s Day, with some closing an hour earlier than the store’s typical 9 p.m. closing time.

    Walmart: Open regular store hours on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. 

    Best Buy: New Year’s Eve: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; New Year’s Day: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

    Costco: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. New Year’s Eve; closed on New Year’s Day.

    Target: Locations will close at 9 p.m. New Year’s Eve; the store will open regular hours on New Year’s Day.

    Kroger: Open 6 a.m.-1 a.m. New Year’s Eve; hours on New Year’s Day vary, with some stores closing earlier than usual. 

    Walgreens: Open New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day; hours may vary.

    Publix: 7 a.m.-9 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 7 a.m.-7 p.m. New Year’s Day.

    Kohl’s: Open regular business hours New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. 

    Dollar General: Open on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day; hours may vary.

    Dollar Tree: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. New Year’s Day.

    CVS: Open regular business hours New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

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