Aldi will open its new grocery store near Windermere on Dec. 10. The discount grocer signed a 22,000-square-foot lease earlier this year.
Farmstead, which hopes to expand nationwide, is attracting new investment at a time when the company’s delivery service is resonating with customers. Month over month in 2020, Farmstead’s customer base has ballooned by double-digits.
There’s debate among advertising and grocery experts whether the lack of marketing will impact business for Kroger and its U.K.-based online-only grocer partner Ocado Solutions.
In retail, timing can be everything. Take, for example, GreenWise Market, the natural, organic and specialty format rolled out more than a decade ago by Lakeland, FLa.-based Publix Super Markets.