Food City will open the doors of its newly-remodeled location at 44th Street and McDowell Road in Phoenix with a special grand opening fiesta on Wednesday, Feb. 1.
During the celebration, customers will get a first-hand look at the expanded store and its new offerings, and have a chance to shop for groceries, enjoy food samples, enter to win a few fun giveaways, and take in live performances from mariachi singers.
The store will open at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, when the first 300 shoppers who purchase groceries at the store will receive a free reusable bag loaded with groceries and goodies. Starting at 10 a.m., guests will have the opportunity to register to win fun prizes including Food City gift cards, blenders and home appliances. Winners will be announced on the hour, every hour, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition, customers can enjoy free food samples from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The newly-remodeled store has festive décor, and expanded product and service offerings, including:
- A new layout for the produce section that will include more fresh vegetables and fruits;
- An updated meat department with new cases;
- An expanded frozen food aisle, offering more variety from vegetables and meats to dairy and desserts;
- A bigger adult beverage area that has a wider selection of cold beer and wine; and
- A revamped look for the check cashing service.
Food City Supermarket, 4430 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85008
(NE corner of 44th Street and McDowell Road)
Wednesday, February 1
6 a.m: Food City store opens; first 300 shoppers who purchase groceries will receive a free reusable bag filled with goodies
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Register to win fun prizes including Food City gift cards, blenders and home appliances. Winners will be announced on the hour, every hour.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Live Mariachi music
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.: Food sampling
Food City is an everyday-low-price grocery store for price-conscious shoppers. With a more-than-60-year reputation of service to the Hispanic community in Arizona, Food City carries aisles of traditional Mexican foods along with items found in a traditional grocery store.
Food City also reaches out to the community by hiring people from the neighborhoods it serves. The community-focused grocery store is known for holding car seat and water safety events, mobile dental clinics, back-to-school immunizations, backpack giveaways and other cultural celebrations. For more information, visit www.myfoodcity.com
Submitted by Duality Public Relations on Behalf of Food City