Albertsons Opens NEW Store
Jun 26th, 2013
Albertsons LLC to Celebrate Grand Opening of New San Luis Obispo Store June 26
Premium choice beef cut fresh daily, an in-store Starbucks, and local products make this new SLO store a celebration destination.
FULLERTON, CA (June 19, 2013) – San Luis Obispo residents, you’re in for something fresh™ as Albertsons LLC’s Southern California Division puts the final touches on their new 1321 Johnson Ave. store location that’s ready to celebrate with a grand opening set for Wednesday, June 26, at 10 a.m.
More Food Choices and Offerings
“The new San Luis Obispo Albertsons is your neighborhood grocery store,” emphasizes Store Director Steve Sistler. “Shoppers will see our focus on fresh with a dash of local flavor in each of the departments.”
Indeed, from the seafood to the produce department, the bakery and even floral, customers will recognize a number of favorite, local products from throughout the coast, like Central Coast Seafood, Cayucos Oranges, Cal Poly Eggs and favorite local wineries, just to name a few. Whether it’s to pick up a quick lunch at the store’s fresh salad or Sushi Bar or to plan a grander affair, shoppers will discover an abundance of organic, natural and gluten free products throughout the store.
For guests looking to make the most of their outdoor BBQ celebrations with summer favorites like beef, Albertsons Butcher Block is a priority destination for STEAKHOUSE CHOICE™ premium beef. This prestigious USDA Choice label is reserved only for the most tender cuts of beef that meet the most rigorous standards and is available at all Albertsons stores.
Located in the heart of wine country, Albertsons San Luis Obispo customers can also look forward to enjoying seasonal wine, beer and spirit tasting in-store events.
Albertsons was built upon the foundation of giving back to the communities it serves and is proud to continue the tradition with this grand opening. In celebration, Sistler and his team will make donations to the Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo and the Women’s Shelter Program of San Luis Obispo County.
Grand opening festivities will continue on Sat., June 29th, when the store team hosts Customer Appreciation Day featuring local growers and vendors offering a variety of great in-store samples, games, entertainment, free giveaways and prizes.
The Johnson Ave. San Luis Obispo store will be open to serve the community Monday through Sunday, from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. To arrange for a media tour, contact Lilia Rodriguez, communications/public affairs manager at 714.300.6438 (office) or 714.306.5408 (cell).
Media Contact: Lilia Rodriguez
Communications / Public Affairs Manager
Southern California Division
About Albertsons LLC
Established in 2006, AB Acquisition LLC (“Albertsons”), which operates Acme, Albertsons, Jewel-Osco, Shaws & Star Market stores, is working to become the favorite food and drug retailer in every market it serves. The company is privately owned by Cerberus Capital Management, Kimco Realty Corporation, Klaff Realty, Lubert-Adler Partners, and Schottenstein Stores Corporation. The company operates over 1,000 stores and 12 distribution centers in 29 states and employs approximately 109,000 associates. For more information, please visit http://www.Albertsons.com