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11/23/2011
Grand Opening of First Harris Teeter in Baltimore, Md.


Grand Opening of First Harris Teeter in Baltimore, Md.

Charlotte, N.C. – In April 2011, Harris Teeter shared plans to open a seventh store in Maryland. Today, the company is pleased to announce its 61,000 square foot, two-story location will open Dec. 7, 2011 at 8 a.m.  To celebrate the completion of its first Baltimore location, Harris Teeter is hosting a private event called Taste of Teeter Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011 to introduce community members to the H.T. Difference.

Located in an urban mixed-use environment, Harris Teeter’s first Baltimore store reflects the lifestyle and desires of its customers. The company is placing a strong emphasis on fresh foods, items-to-go and perishable items in its McHenry Row location.  Architecturally, the store design offers more glass and skylights; an atrium, stainless steel fixtures; and a four level parking garage.

Harris Teeter is also applying for LEED® certification for this location.  The company is committed to sustainable, energy efficient designs, and the store features recycling centers in the lobby and boasts additional energy and environmental design components including freezer cases designed with LED lighting and water-saving devices.  Additional green features include electric vehicle charging stations and an integrated refrigeration and HVAC system that utilizes high efficient condensing and high efficient water source heat pump technology. An 85,000 square foot office building in McHenry Row has already received GOLD LEED certification.

Harris Teeter has also committed to supporting the Baltimore community. In anticipation of its new store, the company signed multi-year sponsorship packages with both South Baltimore Little League and South Baltimore Youth Soccer League.  The company is also donating 125 ‘Holiday Dinner Bags,’ each with enough food to feed a family of four, to Fort McHenry Business Association.  The Association will assemble the bags and offer them to South Baltimore Emergency Relief for distribution to community members-in-need.

Fast Facts:

Store Address: 
McHenry Row
1801 Whetstone Way
Baltimore, MD 21230           
Taste of Teeter:
Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011
- 5:30 – 8 p.m.
- Store registers will not be open for sales
Opening Date:
Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011
- Store, 8 a.m.
- Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, 10 a.m.
Square Footage:
61,000
Store Hours:
   6 a.m. – Midnight
Pharmacy Hours:
Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., Sunday Noon – 6 p.m.
Check-Out Lanes:
Eight regular checkouts, four express checkouts, four USCAN checkouts

Features and Departments:
Full service meat department with Rancher Beef, HT Reserve Angus Beef and HT Natural Beef • Full Service Fishermans Market • Shrimp Party Trays • Farmers Market Produce and Certified Green Thumb Experts • Full Service Floral and Custom Floral Arrangements • Expanded Fresh Cut Flower Section • Produce Party Trays • Fresh Fruit Bar • Gift Basket Program • Full Service Fresh Foods Market Deli/Bakery • Sushi •  Salad Bar, Fresh Made Salads and Caesar Salads • International Cheeses • Chef Prepared Pastries • Hot Asian Bar • Hot Foods Bar • Pasta Bar • Sub Shop • Fresh Made Pizza • Chef Prepared Foods to Go • Custom Cakes including Ice Cream Cakes and Wedding Cakes • Made to Order Sandwich Program • Party Trays • Boar’s Head Meats & Cheeses • Slicing Meats & Cheeses • Italian Meat Selection • Rotisserie Items • Artisan Breads • Expanded Specialty, Organic and Natural Foods • Pharmacy • Western Union • Coinstar • Red Box DVD Rental Kiosk • Double Coupons • Express Lane Online Shopping • Club 60 Senior Discount • Carryout Service • USCAN • Sit-down eating area with 62 seats

For more information about the McHenry Row project, please visit mchenryrow.com.