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Lowes Foods Offers Flu Shots in all Store Locations -- Winston-Salem, NC - September 7, 2011
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Grocery chain Lowe’s Food Stores, Inc. will make seasonal flu shots available at all 108 of its stores from September 7 through October 12. Please see the schedule for your closest store’s scheduled date or use the Flu Shot Clinic Locator www.FluShotsUSA.com/lowesfoods and enter your zip code to find the location nearest you.

Lowes Foods will work with Mollen Immunization Clinics to offer flu shots for 6-hour periods at each store location. More clinics may become available if the need is great enough. Flu shots will be available for $30, and customers with a Lowes Foods Fresh Rewards Card will receive a discounted rate of $28. The Pneumonia vaccine also will be available for $70.

Medicare Part B will be accepted at the clinics with no co-pay and Mollen will be able to bill many insurance providers on the customer’s behalf. Cash, credit cards and checks may also be accepted for payment. For general questions about Mollen Flu Immunization Clinics, please call 480-214-2000 or for more clinic locations and hours of operation, please call 877-277-3588.


About Lowes Foods
Lowe’s Food Stores, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alex Lee, Inc.  Founded in 1954, Lowes Foods employs 8500 people and operates 108 stores in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.  The company is committed to offering fabulous fresh foods and delivering personal attention to each of its customers.  Locally owned and operated, Lowes Foods is also committed to buying local products and supporting local suppliers.  They offer programs such as Lowes Foods To Go personal shopping service and an online meal planner that focus on saving people time and money. Information about these programs and other services offered by the company may be found at www.lowesfoods.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 three operating companies, Merchants Distributors, Inc. (MDI), Institution Food House, Inc. (IFH) and Lowe’s Food Stores, Inc.  Locally owned and operated, Alex Lee, Inc. is the full service food distribution company with grocery wholesale distributors, foodservice distributors, and retail grocery stores.  More information on Alex Lee, Inc. can be found at www.alexlee.com

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Contact:
Beth Talley
Lowe’s Food Stores, Inc.
(336) 775-3290
beth.talley@lowesfoods.com