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Harris Teeter To Purchase Charleston Piggly Wigglys

Friday September 13th, 2013 - 9:52AM

Harris Teeter Supermarkets, Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement with Greenbax Enterprises, Inc. to purchase six Piggly Wiggly store locations and one future store location in the Charleston, S.C. area. The parties expect an October completion of the transaction, they stated.

Harris Teeter, recently acquired by The Kroger Co., said it would close the acquired stores for three to four days as it stocks merchandise and trains employees. Pharmacies operating in the acquired stores will continue serving employees throughout the transition process, the parties noted in a statement on the transaction.