The advice is always to advance all purchases at the end of the year. Do not wait until December 24 or December 31 to buy gifts, clothes or part of the typical dinners of these cases.
But as we know that our idiosyncrasies contemplate the process at the last minute, BioBioChile helps to avoid bad times and provides the schedules that will work in the main supermarket chains in Chile.
First, it should be clear that on December 25 and January 1 the supermarkets will be closed to the public.
Supermarkets Leader during the 23 of December, will work until the 21:00 hours. On the 24th, however, it will only be done until 6:00 p.m. Then, from December 26 to 30, normal time will resume from 08:00 (or 9:00 am, depending on the agency) at 10:00 p.m. On December 31, the leader will close again at 6:00 p.m.
On the other hand, Express Leader It will close at 10 pm until 23 December. December 24 will run from 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. After Christmas, from December 26 to December 30, they will open their doors from 8:00 am to 10:30 pm. On December 31 will be from 08:00 to 18:30 hours.
On the other hand, Jumbo It will be closed at 9:30 p.m. on December 23. The days of Christmas Eve and New Year, that is, December 24 and 31, will run from 08:30 to 18:30. From 26 to 30, however, it will close at 9:30 p.m.
Supermarket chain Santa Isabel, until December 23 will run from 08:00 to 22:00. On December 24 and 31, it will be done from the same opening hours, but only until 18:30. From December 26 to 30, it will also normally close at 10:00 p.m.
Tottus, until December 23 will be open from 09:30 to 21:30 hours. The days of the day, 24 and 31, however, close at 7:00 p.m. From December 26 to December 30, they will no longer attend at 9:30 p.m.
The supermarkets Unimarc, will be open to the public on December 23 until 10:00 p.m., and on December 24, it will be open until 7:30 p.m. Then from December 26 to 30, from 08:00 to 22:00. For New Year's Eve, on 31st, Unimarc will operate until 7:30 p.m.
Despite this information, the recommendation is to consult the branch office where you usually buy, as there are exceptions of time in certain cases.