Pulaski Food City Set to Open
Abingdon, VA. - Friday, Jun 14, 2024.

Shelves are stocked in preparation for the much-anticipated June 19th opening of the new Food City on E Main St. in Pulaski, VA. The 54,200+ square foot supermarket will serve as a replacement for the company’s existing location. “We have served the residents of Pulaski and the surrounding county for the past 24 years, and we’re excited to provide our valued…

Food City Groundbreaking Lee Highway in Chattanooga, TN
Abingdon, VA. - Thursday, Jun 6, 2024.

Earlier today, company officials broke ground on the new Food City on Lee Highway in Chattanooga, TN. The 56,000 square foot retail supermarket, which will create 50-75 new area jobs is expected to open early next year and will serve as a replacement for the existing location.  “We appreciate the support the residents of Chattanooga and Hamilton County have shown our…

Powell, TN Food City Associate to Compete in National Best Bagger Competition
Abingdon, VA. - Thursday, May 23, 2024.

Kobey Harris, courtesy clerk for the Food City in Powell, TN won the Tennessee Best Bagger competition, which took place earlier this week during the Tennessee Grocers and Convenience Store Association Convention in Murfreesboro, TN. Harris will represent the state of Tennessee in the 2025 National Best Bagger Competition.  “NGA hosts a premier event featuring only the most talented baggers throughout…

Betsi James Earns Induction into Scholarship Foundation’s Hall of Eagles
Murfreesboro, TN. - Monday, May 20, 2024.

The Board of Trustees of the Tennessee Grocers Education Foundation, the nonprofit arm of the Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association, recently announced a new inductee to its honorary Hall of Eagles.  Betsi James, Food City Special Events Manager is the first female and most recent inductee into the Foundation’s Hall of Fame, in recognition of her outstanding contributions to…

Food City Groundbreaking Governor’s Drive in Huntsville, AL
Abingdon, VA. - Wednesday, May 8, 2024.

Earlier today, company officials broke ground on the new Food City on Governor’s Drive in Huntsville, AL. The 32,600 square foot retail supermarket is expected to open early next year and is one of six locations planned for the Huntsville market. Food City’s first Huntsville location in Owens Cross Roads is scheduled to open early summer of this year. “We’re excited…

Food City Groundbreaking Memorial Parkway in Huntsville, AL
Abingdon, VA. - Wednesday, May 8, 2024.

Earlier today, company officials broke ground on the new Food City on Memorial Parkway NE in Huntsville, AL. The 56,000 square foot retail supermarket is expected to open early next year and is one of six locations planned for the Huntsville market. Food City’s first Huntsville location in Owens Cross Roads is scheduled to open early summer of this year. “We…

Food City Groundbreaking Dayton, TN
Abingdon, VA. - Tuesday, May 7, 2024.

Earlier today, company officials broke ground on the new Food City on Able Drive in Dayton, TN. The 55,000 square foot retail supermarket is expected to open early next year and will replace the existing location on Market Street. “We appreciate the support the residents of Dayton and Rhea County have shown our company, and we’re excited to provide our loyal…

Food City Becomes The Official Grocery Partner Of Dollywood Parks & Resorts
Pigeon Forge, TN. - Monday, May 6, 2024.

Dollywood has added another well-respected, locally-based company to its growing list of official partners. Company representatives have announced Food City has been named the official grocery partner for Dollywood Parks & Resorts.   In addition to being Dollywood’s official grocery partner, Food City becomes the presenting sponsor of Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Summer Celebration as well as the sponsor of the ever-popular Colossal…

ACP, Food City Collaborate to Offer New Pharmacy Technician Program
Abingdon, VA. - Wednesday, May 1, 2024.

Recognizing the current shortage of certified pharmacy technicians in the Appalachian region, as well as Virginia Board of Pharmacy requirements for new pharmacy technicians to be trained in accredited training programs in the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Appalachian College of Pharmacy (ACP) has teamed up with Food City to establish an online Certified Pharmacy Technician program. The number of pharmacy tech…

Abingdon Food City Named Best of Abingdon 2024 Best Supermarket/Grocery Store
Abingdon, VA. - Wednesday, May 1, 2024.

Abingdon gears up to celebrate excellence in the community with the eagerly awaited announcement of the 2024 Best of Abingdon awards. Throughout the month of March, community members and visitors alike voted for their favorites in 30 different categories and the results have been tallied! On May 6th, 7th and 8th, Abingdon will shine a spotlight on the outstanding individuals, businesses,…