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Grand Opening of First Harris Teeter Food Market in Suffolk, VA

Grand Opening of First Harris Teeter Food Market in Suffolk, VA

Charlotte, NC – Harris Teeter is excited to open its first store in Suffolk, VA welcoming over 55 new associates to the new location.  The new Harris Teeter will be located in Marketplace at Harbour View on 7386 Harbour Towne Parkway.  The store is scheduled to open on Wednesday, June 3, 2009 following a ribbon cutting ceremony at 8:00am. 

Harris Teeter will bring exceptional customer service; top-quality Farmers Market produce; a full service meat market with USDA Rancher beef, HT Reserve Angus Beef, and HT Naturals Natural Beef; Fishermans Market Seafood; and Fresh Foods Market Deli/Bakery items, along with an extensive selection of national brand and private label products to the families surrounding our new store site.

To celebrate the grand opening and introduce new customers to our company, Harris Teeter scheduled a variety of parking lot activities on the first four weekends following the opening.  June 5-7, the e-VIC Mobile will be at the store offering customers a chance to sign-up for e-VIC.  e-VIC, a FREE service that notifies customers when items they regularly buy are on sale, is an extension of our Very Important Customer (VIC) card program through which shoppers have access to weekly savings on thousands of items they buy throughout the store.   That same weekend Harris Teeter has also scheduled grand opening demonstrations through which the company introduces customers to Harris Teeter’s delicious own brand products as well as national brand items.

June 12-14, the Rancher Mobile Grill will be at the new store and on June 26-28 the Ice Cream Truck will be on hand for associates to pass out free Harris Teeter Ice Cream Sandwiches to customers who need a refreshing treat to cool down in the summer heat.

And as always, Harris Teeter encourages both new and existing shoppers to sign-up for our free you yourwellness e-letters. Shoppers who sign up to be a yourwellness e-letter member receive a bi-monthly e-mail newsletter designed to help them get healthy, stay healthy and feel great, plus member only discounts. Information about the Harris Teeter yourwellness program is available FREE online at   

Fast Facts:
Store Address: Marketplace at Harbour View, 7386 Harbour Towne Parkway Suffolk, VA 23435                    
Opening Date:  Wednesday, June 3, at 8:00am
Square Footage:  48,000
Store Hours:  24 hours
Check-Out Lanes:  8 checkouts and 4 USCAN express checkouts

Features and Departments:
Full Service Meat Department • Full Service Fishermans Market • Farmers Market Produce and Certified Green Thumb Experts • Full Service Fresh Foods Market Deli/Bakery • Specialty, Natural, and Organic Foods • Rotisserie Items • International Foods • Cheeses from Around the World • Artisan Breads • Sushi • Salad Bar • Hot Foods Bar • Fresh Made Salads • Self Serve Olives • Fresh Fruit Bar • Made to Order Sandwich Program • Full Service Floral and Custom Floral Arrangements • Produce Party Trays • Wines • Custom Cakes including Wedding Cakes and Ice Cream Cakes• Gift Basket Program • Imported Beers • Pharmacy • Western Union • Coinstar • Red Box DVD Rental Kiosk • Senior Citizen Discount