Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Big Y to sell ‘undersized’ Massachusetts store

Supermarket News
Big Y Foods is looking to sell a supermarket in Adams, Mass., to another operator because the store is too small for its current business model.

The Springfield, Mass.-based grocery chain said yesterday that the Adams location, at 1 Myrtle St., has a footprint of just 16,000 square feet — compared with the retailer’s average size of 55,000 square feet — and it “can no longer operate this store effectively” in order to “keep up with Big Y’s current changing consumer needs.”. . . more