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Based on the current covid 19 protocols, we are requesting all shoppers to book an appointment. To avoid any unnecessary travel or inconvenience please call ahead. Visit our locations page to visit a store near you.
Please Note: The door at the store you are visiting may be locked during regular hours of operation, which means the store is at maximum capacity or is currently being sanitized between customer visits.
Please call the number posted on the door to contact the staff and inform them that you are waiting outside. The staff will be out to assist you as soon as possible.
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