Wynnewood Genuardi's Closes July 5, Reopens as Giant July 15

Giant Food Stores begins its conversion of 15 Genuardi's stores on June 29.

The in Wynnewood will close for the last time on July 5, and reopen July 15 as a Giant.

Giant Food Stores announced Thursday, June 21 that it will begin the conversion of 15 former Genuardi’s Family Markets in the greater Philadelphia area on June 29 to Giant Food Stores.

During the conversion process, five stores at a time will temporarily close for about a week. The three-phase staggered approach is expected to be completed on July 22. The Wynnewood store, located in the Wynnewood Shopping Center, will close July 5 at 6 p.m. and re-open July 15th at 8 a.m. as a Giant.

The converted stores will receive updated refrigeration systems, improved lighting and new signage, according to Giant. All 15 stores will also be cleaned and painted.

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According to the supermarket chain, Giant will hire approximately 900 part-time associates in addition to the 1,700 former Genuardi's employees being retained.

Many of the remaining items in the Wynnewood store are deeply discounted, as Genuardi's sells off its remaining inventory. 

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C W Lurie July 06, 2012 at 02:20 PM
The merchandise is only 30% off at Radnor; maybe it will be bigger closer to closing day.
Jos Sheridan July 07, 2012 at 06:56 PM
SuperFresh in Wynnewood is expected to close soon, and be replaced by honest-priced ShopRite.
Former SuperFresh Manager July 07, 2012 at 07:09 PM
Superfresh is SUPER STALE!!!
Fired Acme clerk July 12, 2012 at 03:59 PM
According to a newspaper, Bryn Mawr Acme is doing lousy and will be converted to Save A Lot
Brian A. July 12, 2012 at 04:18 PM
Citation needed... (not that I wouldnt like that, I'm no fan of Superfresh, but I don't believe it without a link or proper article on the topic).


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