Southeastern Grocers, parent company of Winn-Dixie, Fresco y Más and Harveys Supermarket, has opened a new liquor-store concept in its hometown of Jacksonville, Fla.
WDs Wine, Beer & Liquor, located at 4472 Hendricks Ave. in the Miramar Center shopping plaza, held its grand opening Sept. 1. The store features a beer cave with more than 500 beer varieties, including 73 Florida beers, according to a news release. More than 1,400 spirits and more than 1,700 wine offerings, including 700 imported labels, are stocked.
Notably, the store also features fresh meat selections, 70 specialty cheeses and a variety of savory and sweet snacks and accompaniments to round out charcuterie boards and picnic baskets. A seating area is available for in-store tastings and group events; delivery from Shipt also is available.
"We are excited to introduce WDs Wine, Beer & Liquor as a unique new destination for fine wine, craft beer and quality liquor, right here in our hometown," Southeastern Grocers President and CEO Anthony Hucker said, adding, "The new WDs concept is our latest opportunity to deliver exceptional service to our North Florida neighbors as we continue our growth throughout the state of Florida."