Publix Opening New Store in Stafford, Virginia

Publix Opening New Store in Stafford, Virginia

STAFFORD, VA - Publix has been strategically expanding its operations across the country, as it grows its new-concept GreenWise Market stores and extends its distribution capabilities, moving forward with a new $400 million North Carolina distribution center. The retailer has also been exploring new markets, Virginia in particular.

The company has announced it will be constructing a new store in Stafford, VA, at the Embrey Mill Town Center, according to Potomac Local. The new 48,000-square-foot store will employ approximately 130 individuals.

Publix is heading to Stafford, Virginia, with a new store, continuing the retailer's expansion efforts across the South and the Mid-Atlantic

Publix has previously expanded into the Virgina retail scene, with new stores popping up in Carytown, VA and Fredricksburg, VA.

Is this the start of a Virginia retail takeover? And will this expansion prompt other retailers to expand their retail operations in competition? AndNowUKnow will keep you updated.