Search / 13 results found Showing: 1-10 of 13
DALTON, Ga. — The new Food City on West Walnut Avenue isn't just another supermarket, according to Dalton Mayor Dennis Mock. It's part of a major turnaround for one of the city's key retail properties.
Matt Hamilton/Daily Citizen-News
DALTON, Ga. — Food City President and CEO Steve Smith said he’d hoped to have the new Food City on West Walnut Avenue, on the former site of the Kmart, open in time for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.
The Food City that is being built on West Walnut Avenue at the former site of the Kmart now isn't expected to open until mid-January, but the…
DALTON, Ga. — Food City President and CEO Steve Smith promised Thursday that the store planned for West Walnut Avenue will be a “first-class supermarket employing a first-class group of teammates.”
DALTON, Ga. — The Kmart has cleared out of the building on West Walnut Avenue. The property has been fenced off, and workers are preparing to demolish half the building to make way for a new Food City grocery store.
On Friday morning, the company followed Macy's, Kohl's and Dillard's in reporting declining sales in the second quarter. J.C. Penney also posted a deeper loss than analysts expected -- hurt by clearance sales -- sending the shares down as much as 17 percent in early trading.
For decades, department stores like Macy's and Sears have anchored sprawling suburban malls. Now as their business has languished and they board up shop, another sort of tenant is trying its luck in their place: grocers.