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Lowes Foods to expand its footprint with 5 new stores in the Carolinas

With the new stores in "various stages of planning and construction," the Pittsboro, North Carolina, location is scheduled to open later this year.


Wegmans readies hiring drive to support expansion

A virtual employment event will be held this month to fill jobs across the East Coast grocer’s eight-state trade area.

“The importance of getting it right every time is crucial,” said Doug Sutton, president at Steritech, the data company that conducted the study.

Despite filing a lawsuit against the company in November, the state said the discount retailer continues to charge more at the register than the prices listed on its shelves.

The discount grocer opened two new stores in Missouri and one in Mississippi, with more openings planned for later this month.

Regional grocer now partners with three third-party providers for on-demand delivery.

The specialty retailer's new 16,350-square-foot store will be located at 209 N. 3rd St. in McCall.

The retailer saw success with the Invafresh in 2021; the tech company will now handle retail operations for the grocery chain.

The 80,000-square-foot supermarket will employ over 350 workers. The grocery retailer’s fourth MB Spirits store will be next door.

Board member Elizabeth ‘Busy’ Burr tapped to serve as interim CEO during executive search.

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