Dunnes Stores says it is opening all its stores from 1-7pm today.
Storm Emma Update - Store Opening Times - 3 March
Following ongoing weather disruption today we plan to open all stores in ROI and NI at 1 pm Sat and close at 7pm. We will continue to assess weather conditions to ensure the safety of all.
— Dunnes Stores (@dunnesstores) March 2, 2018
Storm Emma Update - 3rd March
Due to ongoing conditions the following Dunnes Stores will remain closed today:
Redmond Square Wexford
— Dunnes Stores (@dunnesstores) March 3, 2018
Tesco Ireland has said it is restarting its home deliveries today but obviously that is going to be dependent on the backlog and of accessibility to customers’ homes. Its stores opened for the most part at 9am today, except for those in Dublin, Kildare, Wicklow, Wexford and Meath, which are due to open at 11am.
All Tesco stores are open today except for a small number of stores located in areas still affected by poor weather conditions. These stores will open later today, please see details below. Our teams are working hard to make these stores accessible as soon as possible. pic.twitter.com/VFXJZqCO74
— Tesco Ireland (@TescoIrl) March 3, 2018
Aldi Ireland said yesterday that it hoped to open all of its supermarkets by 9am today. However, some social media users have noted that not all stores are open and are being affected by local conditions so it would be advisable to check with your nearest Aldi before traveling.
(1/3) The majority of our stores across the country have now reopened. The remaining stores will reopen later today at:
Ashe Road Waterford @ 11:30am
Belgard Road @ 1pm
Clane @ TBC
Maynooth @ 12pm
Wexford Town, Clonard Retail Park @ TBC
— Aldi Ireland (@Aldi_Ireland) March 3, 2018
Lidl Ireland is recovering from an incident in its closed Citywest shop yesterday evening which will see eight people in court this morning.
It is opening on restricted hours in Leinster, Munster, and Galway.
As posted last night, all stores in Leinster, Munster and Galway will operate under restricted trading hours from 10am to 6pm today. All other stores will operate as normal from 8am. Any variations will be updated here: https://t.co/eAhajv6ndT
— Lidl Ireland (@lidl_ireland) March 3, 2018
Convenience retailing group BWG Foods, which includes stores such as Spar, Londis, Mace and XL, have said that the “vast majority” of its stores will be open today.
Decisions on whether these stores open is made by the local shop owners and some of these, in fact, remained open yesterday.
“The vast majority of our 1,040 community-based Spar, Eurospar, Londis, Mace and XL stores will be open for business over the weekend and beyond,” the company said in a statement.
Brown Thomas in Dublin, Cork, Limerick, and Galway