Expansion is front and center for New York-based grocer Wegmans, as the retailer has plans to open 17 new stores, at least three of which are set to open in 2019. While the first three stores will open in Virginia Beach, Virginia; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Brooklyn, New York, the remaining planned locations are scattered up the East Coast and down into the South. This marks a major expansion into the South, North Carolina particularly.
The Raleigh location will The new store will take up 104,000 square feet and will feature a family-friendly rebe the first of five Wegmans stores in the state and the company is currently looking to hire 475 new employees to run the first store, according to The Triangle Business Journal. . . . more