While we are suggested to stay at home for the Movement Control Order, there are times we run out of essentials and food. With many stores changing their operating hours, it’s quite hard to remember which store closes at what time. But that’s not to worry because today we have compiled a list of 8 grocery and convenience stores in Penang with their most updated operating hours!
8 Grocery And Convenience Stores In Penang With Updated Operating Hours
With the outbreak of Coronavirus, Tesco is one of the grocery stores that is changing its operating hours. Switching to 8AM – 8PM for all its outlets nationwide, only a few outlets accommodate longer operating hours. If you’re wondering which outlets they are, take a look at the photo below for more information!
Another spot that carries an array of grocery choices is nonetheless at AEON. With plentiful of options coming from international imports to our local market, you can find it all at AEON supermarket and AEON MaxValu Prime. However, with the impact of our restriction order, AEON is changing its operating hours to 8AM – 8PM except for AEON Bandar Utama and Bandar Sunway (10AM – 8PM).
7-Eleven is one of our favourite convenience stores to drop during any time of the day. With the current Coronavirus outbreak, 7-Eleven now turns its operating hours to 7AM -11PM. However, it’s also worth to mention some of its outlets will close earlier as advised by the authorities.
4. Aeon Big
Aeon Big can be easily seen from afar with its signature bright orange logo. With more than 20 outlets nationwide, Aeon Big is changing their hours to 8AM – 8PM with the exception of a few of their outlets. For more information, check out the exact time below to prevent going at the wrong hours!
A spot to shop with great value is at Mydin. During this Movement Control Order period, Mydin is another grocery store that is changing its operating hours. With varying hours between each outlet, it’s worth noting that most of them open until 10:30PM. In addition, they also open their gates to the elderly and people with disabilities 30 minutes before their hours.
Easily spotted in the neighbourhood across different cities in Malaysia, Giant features a wide variety of choices from fresh produce to household items. Despite favoured by many Malaysians, they are another grocery spot that is changing its operating hours! With most outlets operating from 8AM to 8PM, here is the list of outlets and its operating hours.
7. 99 Speedmart
A mini-mart that offers local snacks to basic essentials, 99 Speedmart is a convenience store that resembles a grocery store. Starting from 22nd to 31st March 2020, 99 Speedmart will operate from 8AM to 8PM. So if there’s a 99 Speedmart near your neighbourhood, make sure to take note of this news before you go!
If there is somewhere that offers the best price for groceries, it has to be Econsave, right? With the constant update on its outlet’s operating hours on Facebook, the time for Econsave in Penang is yet to be confirmed. For more information, you can visit their Facebook. Otherwise, we will keep you updated with the exact hours!
Stock Up On Essentials Only And Stay Safe
We have reached the end of our list of ‘8 Grocery And Convenience Stores In Penang With Updated Operating Hours’ and hopefully you’ll find it useful. Needless to say, but we hope everyone only stocks up on essentials and stay calm. We also recommend only one member of the household go out for groceries and see you in the next post!
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