New Medford Stop & Shop to Open Friday
Boston.com reported the news Monday.
Boston.com is reporting the new Stop & Shop location on Salem Street in Medford is expected to open this Friday, according to an announcement from the company.
The location at 471 Salem St. was a Johnnie's Foodmaster supermarket chain until this past November, when it closed along with the all of the company's other locations.
Shortly thereafter, Stop & Shop announced their plans to lease the former Foodmaster location and open a new supermarket there.
According to Monday's Boston.com report, the new Stop & Shop will employ about 100 people and about 30 of them are former Johnnie's Foodmaster employees.
A Stop & Shop already exists in Medford at 760 Fellsway.