WinCo Foods Announces Grand Opening of New Stores in Perris, California and Eagle, Idaho

Nov 02, 2007, 01:00 ET from WinCo Foods, LLC

    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
     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.