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HR Developers Break Ground on new 45,000 Square Foot Lowes Foods Store in Pawleys Island, South Carolina-- Winston-Salem, NC - July 26, 2013
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Lowes Foods is pleased to announce that initial site preparation began in mid July on "Pawleys Market," a new retail shopping center to open in May 2014 in Pawleys Island, SC.  This complex will feature a newly designed 45,000 square foot Lowes Foods with a fuel station as the retail anchor and an additional 20,000 square feet of space available for other retailers and dining establishments.  The 65,000 square foot retail center will expand across an 18 acre site and will be developed, managed and owned by HR Developers of Columbia, South Carolina. 

The Pawleys Market store will be the 4th Lowes Foods to open in the South Carolina Grand Strand area.  This newest project serves as an extension of Lowes Foods' commitment to local economic growth and the provision of excellence in grocery shopping experience for its customers in local communities all across the Carolinas.

Specific inquiries regarding this property should be directed to Roger Henderson, Vice President of Real Estate, Alex Lee, Inc. roger.henderson@alexlee.com or (336) 775-3005.

About Lowes Foods, LLC
Lowes Foods, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alex Lee, Inc. Founded in 1954, Lowes Foods, LLC employs nearly 9,000 people and operates over 100 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, LLC, is 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 focuses 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 Merchants Distributors, Inc. (MDI) and Lowes Foods, LLC which includes Just Save stores.  Locally owned and operated, Alex Lee, Inc. is a full-service food distribution operation with both grocery wholesale distribution and retail grocery stores.  More information on Alex Lee, Inc. can be found at www.alexlee.com

 

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Contact:
Mary Jo Lee

Lowes Foods, LLC
(336) 775-3056
maryjo.lee@lowesfoods.com