PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – In order to combat the spread of coronavirus, Walmart has announced they will be changing their hours at all stores to 6:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. at all locations across the United States.

In a statement on their website, Walmart announced that the new hours will go in effect on Sunday, March 15.

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According to the company, the change is to make sure that their shelves are stocked and so crews can conduct cleaning and sanitizing operations.

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Walmart also clarified that stores that are currently operating under reduced hours will remain on that schedule.

Along with Walmart, Giant Eagle also announced that they are changing their hours.

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