Photos from The New Dixie Highway’ Kroger’s Facebook Page
Louisville, KY. (September 16th, 2016) – Kroger will celebrate the grand opening of the new store located at 4915 Dixie Hwy., in Louisville Kentucky, on Thursday, September 22nd; at 8:00 a.m. The official Ribbon Cutting Event will be performed by professional stock car racer, Ben Rhodes.
The new, 125,000 square foot state of the art Kroger Marketplace store, replaces the current 62,000 square foot store. This move has created 184 new jobs; the new store will employ more than 360 associates.
It offers expanded varieties of Produce, Organic, Meat, Seafood and Deli. The store includes everything you have come to expect and much more. Specialty departments include a Starbucks, Boar’s Head meats & cheeses, Murray’s Cheese Shop, Apparel, Kitchen Place, Office and School Supplies, Toy Department, Fresh Sushi, made to order Sandwich and Food Stations, Floral Shop, US in-store bank, Little Clinic and a drive-thru Pharmacy.
“We are so proud to be a key partner in the investment and renovation of the Dixie Highway area”, said Store Manager, Steve King. “We believe strongly in being the place where our customers love to shop and our associates love to work. Our Marketplace represents what we strive for every day in giving our guests the Friendliest and Freshest shopping experience possible.”
Store hours are 6 a.m. until 1 a.m. 7 days a week. Pharmacy hours are Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
On grand opening day, the first 500 customers will receive one Fischer’s Sliced Quik Cut Boneless Half Ham. Also, on grand opening day through Saturday, September 24th, customers can receive 20 cents off per gallon with their Kroger Plus card.
Wine & Spirits Shoppe Opening
The new 2,800 square ft. full service Wine & Spirits Shoppe, located next to the Dixie Crossings store, will offer 400 varieties of wine from around the world, 300 varieties of spirits and a select variety of import and craft beers. Growlers will be available for customers to fill with their favorite beer to take home. The Shoppe will be managed by Sarah Niner and will be open seven days a week. Wine & Spirits Shoppe hours will be Monday thru Thursday – 9 a.m. – 10 p.m., Friday & Saturday 9 a.m. – 11 p.m. & Sunday 1 -7 p.m. There will be free wine and spirits tastings each week.