FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Winston-Salem, NC – [November 28, 2012] – Lowes Foods is re-opening their North Wilkesboro location on Wednesday November 28, 2012. The freshly remodeled store at 310 Wilkesboro Avenue in the Midtown Plaza Shopping Center will be open from 7:00am until 10:00 pm Monday through Saturday and 9:00 am until 7:00 pm on Sunday. The store has many new features designed to give its customers a more pleasant and convenient shopping experience.
The store’s produce department has an expanded variety of produce and enhanced selection. The store now has an updated Deli department with a newly expanded hot bar, and the frozen department has been expanded to include more variety in items.
Other features include the NuValTM Nutritional Scoring System and Double Gas Rewards. NuValTM gives an overall nutritional score from 1 to 100 for most products throughout the store allowing customers to view the nutrition value of an item at a glance. Double Gas Rewards Promotion allows customers to earn $0.10 off per gallon of gas for every $100 they spend in the store through January 1st, 2013.
Grand reopening events on Wednesday include a prizewheel giveaway, free product sampling and a live visit by Squeeky the Mouse, Lowes Foods’ official Danger Ranger Mascot. Grand opening specials will begin November 28th and will also be good at surrounding Wilkesboro locations. For a full version of the ad, please visit www.lowesfoods.com/ad.
About Lowes Foods
Lowe’s Foods is a family-owned, Carolinas-based company that actively works to source product from local farmers and manufacturers. Lowe’s Foods is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alex Lee, Inc. Founded in 1954, Lowes Foods employs 8500 people and operates over 100 stores in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia under the Just Save and Lowes Foods banners. The company is committed to improving the communities where they operate by helping customers save time and money, offering nutrition education, and leading the state’s largest food drive. They offer programs such as Lowes Foods To Go personal shopping service and Fresh Rewards, a program that provides savings in store, at the gas pump, and on-line. Information about these programs and other services offered by the company may be found at www.lowesfoods.com, www.justsavefoods.com or by following Lowes Foods on Facebook or Twitter.
About Alex Lee
Founded in 1931, Alex Lee, Inc is a family-owned company based in Hickory, North Carolina. Employing over 10,000 people, Alex Lee, Inc. is the holding company for two operating companies, Merchants Distributors, Inc. (MDI), and Lowe’s Foods. Locally owned and operated, Alex Lee, Inc. is a full service food distribution company with grocery wholesale distributors and retail grocery stores. More information on Alex Lee, Inc. can be found at www.alexlee.com.
Mary Jo Lee
Store Hours: Mon-Sat: 7:00am-10:00pm, Sun: 9:00am-7:00pm
Store Phone: (336) 838-3681
Directions: Take Hwy 421 North to Hwy 115. Travel Hwy 115 North (approx. 2 miles). Turn left at light. Go to 3rd stoplight and turn left. After crossing over railroad tracks, turn right at stop sign. Store is 1/8 mile on right.