BOISE, Idaho, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- WinCo Foods, LLC announced today that it will open two new discount supermarkets on Monday, November 5, 2007 at 9:00 a.m. The Perris, California store is located at 3150 N. Case Rd. and the Eagle, Idaho store is located at 3032 E. State Street. Each store covers approximately 92,000 square feet and each will employ approximately 225 individuals. WinCo Foods is an employee owned company and is known primarily for being the supermarket low price leader in the markets where it operates. Store Managers Kathy Johnson (Perris) and Linda Chandler (Eagle) are enthusiastic about opening a new WinCo Foods store in each community. Ms. Johnson has been with WinCo for nine years and was overwhelmed by the over five thousand job applicants in Perris. She comes to the Perris market from Vancouver, Washington. Ms. Chandler is a 25 year WinCo veteran and transfers to Eagle from WinCo's Nampa, Idaho store. Both Managers are excited to begin working with the enthusiastic new employees hired in each community. As customers enter each store they'll see a large "Wall of Values" featuring special low pricing on a wide variety of popular items. Moving onto the main floor of the store, customers will appreciate the seafood and meat, deli, bakery, and pizza service departments, a large fresh produce department and a large and unique bulk foods department. The bulk foods department displays over 600 items, including many natural food products, some organics, snacks, candies and much more. We are excited for customers to come in and see what makes WinCo Foods unique as our employee owners work hard to help you save money on your grocery purchases. Founded in 1967, WinCo Foods, LLC is a regional discount supermarket company employing approximately 10,000 individuals and operating 61 stores and 3 distribution centers in the states of Washington, Idaho, Nevada, California and Oregon. These openings closely follow the successful grand opening of WinCo Foods new 109,000 square foot store in Pittsburgh, California, which occurred on October 29, 2007. A fourth distribution center to be built in Boise, Idaho has been recently announced.
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