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Lowes Foods to Close Two Stores in the Triangle Area-- Winston-Salem, NC - August 15, 2013
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Lowes Foods, LLC announced today that it will be closing two stores in the Triangle area including the store located at 1961 High House Road, Cornerstone Village in Cary and the Capitol Crossings location at 2900 East Millbrook Road effective September 14, 2013. 

All employees from both store locations will be offered positions in their area Lowes Foods stores.  The closings will not result in loss of jobs.  Superior grocery shopping service and experience will also continue to be provided to valued Triangle area customers at the eleven other Triangle locations including stores in Garner, Cary, Raleigh, Clayton, and Apex.

Beginning Friday, August 16th, merchandise in both stores will be progressively discounted.

8/16/13  10% off all Dairy, Grocery and Frozen Items*

8/23/13  25% off all Dairy, Grocery and Frozen Items*

9/04/13  40% off all Dairy, Grocery and Frozen Items**

9/04/13  25 % off all Fresh Items**

*Excludes milk, eggs, services, lottery and gift cards.

**Excludes bananas, milk, eggs, services, lottery and gift cards.

Fresh Rewards, Gas Rewards and store assigned promotions and coupons will be immediately accepted at all other Lowes Foods locations.  Lowes Foods extends its gratitude to affected employees and their families as well as area customers for their dedication, understanding, flexibility and loyalty during this time of transition.

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, LLC 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