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Grocery Outlet in Imperial Beach Announces Opening

Jun 25, 2017 04:14PM ● By Paul Spear

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                                                                                                                      




Leading Extreme-Value Retailer Welcomes Community to a Grand Opening Celebration Event and Ribbon Cutting on July 8; Customers Can Enter to Win $500 in Grocery Outlet Gift Cards


WHAT:       Grocery Outlet Bargain Market, the nation’s fastest-growing, extreme-value grocery retailer is opening its first store in Imperial Beach, creating more than 25 new jobs in the community. Customers are invited to join a community open house and a complimentary lunch provided by El Tapatio Catering from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a $10 minimum purchase while supplies last.


                    The ribbon cutting ceremony and community grand opening celebration on Saturday, July 8, will feature a donation of $1,000 in Grocery Outlet gift cards to Imperial Beach United Methodist Church’s Food Pantry.


WHO:          Based in Emeryville, California, Grocery Outlet offers big savings on brand name products, with customers able to save 40% to 70% compared to conventional retailers. The fastest growing, extreme-value grocer in the U.S., Grocery Outlet has over 270 locations in California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Washington. Grocery Outlet carries a full range of products. From fresh produce, meat, deli and dairy to a wide assortment of natural and organic choices. They also offer a large selection of beer and wine, health and beauty care, as well as seasonal items. A third-generation, family-led company founded in 1946, Grocery Outlet’s mission has always been to provide customers an exciting place to find WOW savings on name brands they trust. Grocery Outletstores are run by independent owner-operator in the local community.


Marc Aronsohn, the store’s independent owner-operator, invites the community to attend the ribbon cutting and special grand opening event activities on Saturday, July 8.


WHEN:       Thursday, July 6, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

                    Complimentary lunch provided by El Tapatio Catering with a $10 minimum purchase while supplies last.

                    Saturday, July 8, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

                    Ribbon Cutting, officiated by the Imperial Beach Chamber of Commerce at 10 a.m., and community grand opening celebration.


WHERE:     Imperial Beach Grocery Outlet 
881 Palm Avenue, 
Imperial Beach, CA 91932


MORE:        Community Grand Opening – Saturday, July 8


A day of savings, family-friendly fun, and prizes:


·         First 100 customers in line receive a 25% off coupon. (Must be 18 or older and redeemed July 8, 2017.)

·         Customers can enter to win the grand prize of $500 in Grocery Outlet Gift Cards on Saturday, July 8. The grand prize drawing will take place at the end of the day on July 8 at the Imperial Beach Grocery Outlet. (Must be 18 years of age or older. One entry per person.)

·         First 500 customers will receive an eco-friendly reusable bag.


Additional attractions include:


·         8 a.m.: Complimentary coffee and treats, while supplies last.

·         10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Free Spin and Win on the Wheel of Bargains.

·         11 a.m.-2 p.m.: $1 Hot Dogs and Drinks with proceeds benefitting the Boys and Girls Clubs of South County.

·         11 a.m.-3 p.m.: Free Balloon Twister.


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