Amazon’s highly anticipated new grocery store chain is likely to open in February, Yahoo Finance has learned.
The new concept is located in a building that used to inhabit a Toys “R” Us. It’s situated in a typical plaza found in suburbia, complete with a nail salon, See’s Candies, Citibank, Office Depot, AT&T, and a new deli called “Old New York Deli & Bakery.”
Although the new grocery store is only 1.7 miles from the closest Whole Foods store (also owned by Amazon), the neighborhood mirrors typical locations for the high-end grocery chain — on a highly trafficked street in an affluent community. . . . more