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Shopko Adds Hours, Deals For Thanksgiving Weekend

Wednesday November 6th, 2013 - 11:38AM


Shopko has announced that its stores will open for extended hours and feature special doorbuster prices on hundreds of items beginning Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 28 through Black Friday, November 29. The retailer will offer the special store hours and pricing at its Shopko and Shopko Hometown stores, and on Shopko.com, it reported.

Consumers can visit Shopko stores from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day and check out 100 items available at Black Friday prices, it said. The stores will re-open for Black Friday at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving night and remain open until 11 p.m. on November 29. From the 8 p.m. opening through noon November 29, Shopko will feature 850 items at door buster prices and add 5 a.m, door busters on Friday morning for the traditional Black Friday customer, the retailer maintained.

Shopko Hometown stores will open on Thanksgiving Day from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. with 100 doorbuster items on early release, the retailer noted. Shopko Hometown stores open again at 5 a.m. for Black Friday and remain open until 9 p.m. with over 500 special door buster items available from opening until noon, while supplies last.

Shopko.com will offer special Black Friday doorbusters starting Wednesday, November 27 at 1 a.m., the retailer related. The site will offer hundreds of items at door buster prices starting on Wednesday, November 27 through Friday. In that timeframe, customers can enjoy free standard shipping with a $49 purchase at Shopko.com. Standard shipping also is free on all online jewelry purchases, with no minimum purchase amount, the company pointed out.

"Our customers have told us they are pressed for time and want flexible and convenient options for their holiday shopping. We are offering great doorbuster specials Thursday morning, Thursday night and again on Friday morning at 5 a.m., in our Shopko locations," said Mike Bettiga, Shopko Interim CEO, and COO. "In our Shopko Hometown locations, we will offer great value without the need to travel outside the community both on Thursday and Friday morning. Shopko.com also provides our customers the convenience of shopping with Shopko without leaving the comfort of their homes, 24 hours a day, seven days a week."