After almost a year of planning and organizing we finally have a date for our deli remodel. Please note that this may change by a day on either side, but we are hoping that we can commit to the dates of being closed from June 20th through the 28th. We are hoping to reopen on Sunday June 29th. Please keep in mind that the deli department will be closed these dates, but the rest of the store will remain open, including the grab n go. We will do our best to stockpile enough bakery items and foods for the grab n go to at least keep the grab n go full for the 5 day shelf life rule that we f
I want to take the time to explain how we will sell our Basic Pricing Beans & Rice after the remodel, to make sure you have time to understand the changes. All beans and rice will still be priced within our Basic Pricing model. However, they will no longer be self-serve. We will no longer have enough hot wells out in the customer area to accommodate this program, so it made sense to build it into our made-to-order burrito bar program.
When we reopen our Deli after the remodel there will be a few things that are very different. The first thing you will most likely notice is that we have chosen to use monitors to project our menus for the juice, smoothie, coffee, sandwiches, beans and rice, and burrito bars. The reason we have chosen this technology is primarily because we can edit our menus quickly and keep them current without having to put as much time, effort and materials into the process as is currently required. Once you are inside the store, noticing our beautiful new menus, and have decided what you want to or
If you read the most recent newsletter, then you are aware of why we are remodeling the Deli Department. For those that did not, in a nutshell we are trying to provide increased workspace for our employees, improve the shopping flow for our customers, and as a result provide a more delightful shopping experience with better service.
Our produce department will be getting new, more efficient vegetable displays next week. We are removing the produce display that greets you as you enter the store with boxed salads and berries in order to get ready for our Deli Remodel coming in June. We are then removing and replacing the entire line of vegetable displays that merchandise everything from the lettuces to the broccoli. On Thursday, May 15th, our regular vegetable displays will be gone and we will have temporary displays for the vegetables located among our fruit displays.