Empire Company Limited Prepares to Open New Farm Boy Location; Shawn Linton Comments
OTTAWA, ONTARIO, CANADA - Expansion is the first word that comes to mind this week in connection to Empire Company Limited. The retailer is building out the footprint of its Farm Boy banner with the addition of a new store. Farm Boy will be opening its doors on February 9, in Toronto, Canada.
“We’re excited to welcome customers to our Sugar Wharf location to get a taste of the signature Farm Boy experience,” said Shawn Linton, Farm Boy President and General Manager. “We will continue to offer a wide range of freshly made grab-and-go options for customers looking for a quick and tasty breakfast, lunch, or dinner, as well as the freshest seasonal produce and highest quality meat options. Our team is focused on providing customers an exceptional in-store experience with outstanding service that is truly all about the food.”
The 29,600-square-foot location will employ 125 people in the community. This store promises to deliver a unique shopping experience with culinary selections to suit everyone’s needs, a press release stated. Customers can choose options from an abundance of fresh, locally sourced foods to meet their grocery list needs.
Farm Boy currently operates 46 locations in Ontario and is widely known for its local farm-fresh produce as well as an extensive grab-and-go section.
Other highlights from the new store include:
- Plenty of plant-based, vegan, and vegetarian fresh foods
- A burger station for outstanding eat-on-the-go options
- Full-service hot, salad, and soup bars
- A comfortable eating area with Wi-Fi
- Reusable bag options to accommodate customers’ shopping needs
As we continue to watch the growth of this retail banner, you know where to find us.