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.
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.