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Whole Foods Market opens in Weehawken

New store to offer wide selection of local products and full-service coffee bar from Friends of Whole Foods Market partner Café Grumpy

WEEHAWKEN, N.J. (July 25, 2019) Whole Foods Market in Weehawken opens its doors to the public at 9 a.m. on Friday, July 26. Located at 1400 Waterfront Terrace in The Shops at Lincoln Harbor, the new 32,000 square-foot store is celebrating the grand opening with complimentary Balthazar Bakery pastries and Café Grumpy coffee before the store opens. As part of the opening day festivities, the first 100 customers will receive a Whole Foods Market Weehawken reusable canvas tote bag, and New York City-based all-women Brazilian Samba Reggae drum line, Fogo Azul, will perform from 6 to 7 p.m. Throughout opening weekend, shoppers are invited to enjoy a sampling of products from a variety of local suppliers, including frozen desserts from Adirondack Creamery, Ample Hills Creamery and Koku.

“We’re really excited to welcome the Weehawken community to their new Whole Foods Market,” said Jose Navas, Store Team Leader. “With products from more than 150 local suppliers and its contemporary, bright design, this store was created specifically for this neighborhood.”

Offering a selection of locally sourced options, grab-and-go prepared foods and natural and organic grocery items, 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.

Special features of the store include:

To celebrate joining the community, five percent of the store’s net sales on opening day will benefit the Weehawken High School Culinary Initiative.

Whole Foods Market Weehawken employs approximately 190 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 19 additional stores in New Jersey.

For more information visit https://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/weehawken.


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