ShopRite focuses on experiential with new Connecticut store

Source: grocerydive, Tuesday, May 14, 2019

ShopRite announced it will open a state-of-the-art full-service store in Cromwell, Connecticut on 18 May. The 67,000 sq ft store will include a community room and culinary center for cooking classes, a registered on-site dietitian to provide nutrition counseling, and ShopRite’s grocery pick-up and delivery e-commerce services.

The store will house prepared foods like custom salads and other dishes from in-store dining spots the Grill, Sizzling Wok and Sushi, House Smoked BBQ, Go Bowl and Natural Foods. The store will also include ShopRite’s legacy services like a from-scratch bakery, meat department with trained butchers, a full-service seafood department, a floral shop as well as a section dedicated to organic, local and gluten-free foods and fresh produce.