| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:50 AM
The highly anticipated Wegmans grocery store in Columbia is on track to open on June 17, 2012, according to company spokeswoman Jo Natale.
"That assumes everything goes smoothly, but we are heading into the winter months," Natale said. "It's been going...
| May 27, 2011
| 11:03 AM
Michael Grieb, a.k.a. Chef Michael, is Director of Culinary Creations at The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company Inc. (A&P). Chef Michael has over twenty years of experience in the food industry, ranging from wholesale and retail sales and management to...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:15 PM
A bankruptcy court approved the sale of two Superfresh stores in the Baltimore area but delayed a decision on the fate of several others.
The owner of the Superfresh grocery chain, which is selling the stores to raise money to pay off debt, said...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 9:09 AM
Shoppers Food and Pharmacy has announced that it will open its new Ellicott City store by July 17, 11 days after the Superfresh on Route 40 closes its doors.
A bid on the Ellicott City store by Supervalu Inc., which owns Shoppers, was accepted by the...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 5:20 AM
In the Baltimore area, some Superfresh stores have already been sold and some await their fate, as Andrea Walker told us earlier this week. In some parts of the country other shops owned by The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. are also being closed, which...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 8:52 AM
Towson resident Denise Clark recently had a crash course in how to close one 32,000-square-foot supermarket, then open another.
Clark, former manager of the Superfresh supermarket in the Parkville Shopping Center, at Harford Road and Taylor Avenue, now...
| Aug 3, 2011
The grand opening for a new ShopRite store in Timonium was celebrated Sunday, July 31, but the store opened for business a few days earlier — on July 28 — and the proverbial cat was out of the bag.
A few hours after the store opened, at 37 W....
| Aug 1, 2011
| 12:05 PM
The feeling has become familiar, walking down aisles marked with signs: "Up to 40 percent off." "Store Closing. Everything Must Go."
Consider some of the recent closures in the Baltimore area: Circuit City. CompUSA. Linens 'n Things. A.C. Moore Arts &...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Maryland-based Giant Food says it will be moving into a Perry Hall shopping center at Belair Road and Hannon Court. Construction workers are now turning a 57,000-square-foot retail site, formerly occupied by Super Fresh, into a Giant Food store. The new...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A local grocery chain and a Philadelphia-based nonprofit have opened a ShopRite in Parkville and are employing hundreds of local residents who had been jobless, the grocery store's owner said.
"The community has been very positive about the store and...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 6:15 AM
A spokesman for Weis Markets said Thursday that the company plans to invest "several million dollars" — and employ as many as 150 people — as it refurbishes and moves into the former Superfresh space at Towson Place shopping center.
| Jan 27, 2012
| 12:51 PM
The former site of the Superfresh grocery store on East Drive will have a new occupant just before the official start of spring.
Save-A-Lot, a St. Louis-based discount grocery store, will open for business March 16, according to Chon Tomlin, a...