Armed with an extra hour of sleep due to the end of Daylight Saving Time early Sunday morning, Wegmans customers eagerly stood outside in line prior to the official 7 a.m. opening time of the new store at 3850 Mystic Valley Parkway in Medford, Massachusetts.
When the doors open, shoppers at the 120,000-s.f. store first saw the expansive produce department—a nod to the family-owned company’s humble beginnings as a produce pushcart in 1916. The store has a European, open-air market feel, giving customers a sense of “visiting different shops as they move through the store,” according to Wegmans.. . . more