Grundy Super Dollar Set to Open
ABINGDON, VA (Monday, June 27, 2011) – Shelves are stocked in preparation for the June 29th opening of the new Super Dollar Discount Foods in Grundy, Virginia. Customers will get their first look at the 20,854 square foot store when the doors open Wednesday morning. The supermarket, which has undergone a complete facelift to accommodate the new format is located on Edgewater Drive in the former Food City building.
“We’re extremely excited to be opening a Super Dollar in our home town of Grundy, Virginia,” said Steven C. Smith, company president and chief executive officer. “In today’s difficult economy, folks are looking for ways to save money. Super Dollar provides that with a wide variety of store brands, complimented by national brands with only the absolute lowest pricing. Because we buy directly from the manufacturer, we receive a lower cost, which we pass on to our customers. This means huge savings off the national brand price.”
K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc. is the corporate banner for the locally owned and operated southwest Virginia company, which also operates its own 1.2 million square-foot distribution center in Abingdon, VA. About 15% of the company is owned by its associates through their employee stock ownership plan.
The company’s Super Dollar format offers top-selling supermarket items at rock bottom prices. In addition to select national brands, the stores also stock thousands of exclusive Food Club and ValuTime items, featuring outstanding quality at a savings of up to 40%. Food Club brand products are carefully designed and formulated to meet or surpass the quality of national brand items. They’re made with the same high quality ingredients, many times in the very same production facilities and carry a full money back satisfaction guarantee.
The store’s meat department includes packaged meats, along with top quality fresh meat items, cut and packaged inside the store by skilled meat cutters who are also available for custom cuts and orders. The Produce Department features fresh from the farm fruits and vegetables at unbeatable savings. Shoppers will also find a large offering of Dairy and Frozen Food items, Greeting Cards and a special Dollar Zone section, including a wide variety of dollar-priced general merchandise and seasonal items.
Super Dollar stocks a complete selection of top quality Top Care brand health & beauty care items, including shampoos & conditioners, body wash, toothpaste and antiperspirants; over-the-counter medications such as aspirin, ibuprofen, cold & flu remedies and first aid supplies; plus miscellaneous items like cotton swabs, lotions and feminine hygiene needs. A full line of Paws Premium Pet Foods, litter, treats and toys will also be available. In addition to the traditional Super Dollar format, a pharmacy has been included as well.
“Our shoppers can expect to receive exceptional customer service, combined with a large selection of products at exceptional savings, superior freshness and quality – all without compromising quality or service,” added Smith.
For added convenience, the store will be open until 9:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday and 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday and gladly accepts major credit cards, WIC, Food Stamps and EBT transactions.
Headquartered in Abingdon, Virginia, K-VA-T Food Stores operates 105 retail food outlets throughout the tri-state regions of Southeast Kentucky, Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee.
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