Rite Aid, Albertsons, 7-Eleven, and Family Dollar were open on Christmas Day in 2015. Albertsons operated on shortened holiday hours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rite Aid, 7-Eleven, and Family Dollar kept their regular hours. Several dining venues such as Starbucks, Waffle House and Denny's were open on Christmas.
Waffle House and Denny's offer a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu and are open 24/7, with no exception made for Christmas Day and other holidays. Starbucks' Christmas day hours vary by location; in 2015, many Starbucks were generally open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Major chains such as McDonald's and Pizza Hut were mostly closed during Christmas, but some franchise locations may have been open for business.