SHOPRITE OPENS NEW SUPERMARKET IN GREATER MORRISTOWN, NJ

ShopRite today announced the November 10 grand opening of its newest store, ShopRite of Greater Morristown,  located at 178 E. Hanover Ave., Cedar Knolls, NJ (at the intersection of E. Hanover Ave and Horsehill Rd).  The store will be owned and operated by Village Super Market, Inc. which also owns and operates 28 additional ShopRite stores in New Jersey, Maryland and Eastern Pennsylvania.    A ribbon cutting ceremony with members of the Sumas family and town dignitaries will be held at 9:00 AM on November 10, along with a $10,000 check presentation to the Community Food Bank of New Jersey.
 
“We named the store ShopRite of Greater Morristown because we hope to become a food shopping, wellness center and dining destination for surrounding communities and neighborhoods,” said Bill Sumas, Vice Chairman.  “We’ve designed the store for the ultimate shopping experience, with unique store features unlike any other supermarket in the area.”
 
In addition to carrying a broad array of groceries, fresh produce and locally sourced products, the 78,000 square foot store will employ over 400 associates and these unique offerings:
   
In addition, the store will carry craft beer, fine wines and spirits and have a vast array of gourmet and ready-to-eat foods.  Items from the Village Food Garden can be enjoyed in an indoor/outdoor seating area, furnished with lounge-like seating and televisions.
 
There will be themed events every weekend in November to celebrate the grand opening, including a Taste of Tuscany (wine tastings, cheese pairings, bread samplings and prizes), Family Day (arts and crafts, games, and food), Health & Wellness Day (featuring flu shot kiosks, aerobics classes and food samplings) and Local Day (spotlighting local farmers and businesses).