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New Whole Foods Market in Tempe to Open November 6

Expanded store to feature grab-and-go items, local suppliers, N├ękter Juice Bar and in-store restaurant

TEMPE, Ariz. (October 3, 2019) Whole Foods Market will open its new 40,000 square-foot Tempe store located at 750 S. Ash Avenue, at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, November 6. The store will serve as a relocation of the existing Tempe store located at 5120 S. Rural Road. Opening day celebrations will include complimentary refreshments, bites and music before the store opens. Additionally, the first 300 customers will receive a custom Whole Foods Market Tempe reusable shopping bag and a savings card with a mystery value ranging between $5 and $100.

“We can’t wait to bring Whole Foods Market to downtown Tempe” said Stephen Rice, Store Team Leader. “We look forward to providing our customers with a greater selection of accessible, fresh, and innovative products and grab-and-go options, including a large selection from local businesses, as well as a destination to gather with friends and enjoy a meal or a drink at On Ash, our in-store bar and restaurant.

All food at Whole Foods Market must meet the company’s rigorous quality standards, which prohibit hydrogenated fats, high-fructose corn syrup and artificial sweeteners. In addition, all beauty and body care products must meet the company’s body care standards, which ban animal testing and more than a hundred commonly used ingredients.

Special features of the store include:

The Tempe store will also feature an in-store bar and restaurant called On Ash, which will serve pub-style food, including options for vegan and other special diets, with a variety of daily specials on local beers and wines.

Amazon Prime members who shop at Whole Foods Market have access to a number of benefits year-round, like deep discounts on dozens of select popular products each week and an additional 10 percent off hundreds of in-store items. In addition, eligible Prime members receive five percent back on Whole Foods Market purchases when using the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Card.

Whole Foods Market Tempe will employ approximately 125 full and part-time team members. Following the grand opening, the store will be open from 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. daily.

Whole Foods Market has nine additional stores in Arizona.

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