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2013

Bottom Dollar Food Offers Customers Chance to Win Free Groceries for a Year and Support Hunger Relief Charity of Choice through Give (& Get)-A-Lotta Groceries Sweepstakes

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food encourages customers to participate in the discount grocer’s 2nd Annual Give (& Get)-A-Lotta Groceries Sweepstakes, which runs through Dec. 24 and features a grand prize of $5,200 in Bottom Dollar Food gift cards, or a year’s worth of free groceries. Through the sweepstakes, Bottom Dollar Food will also match the grand prize of $5,200 as a donation to a local hunger relief charity of the winner’s choice. “Two things we’re passionate about at Bottom Dollar ...

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Bottom Dollar Food Announces Holiday Plans to Support Hunger Relief, Including In-Store “Hunger Has a Cure”

SALISBURY, N.C. Bottom Dollar Food has announced plans to help eliminate hunger in the communities it serves across three states?Pennsylvania, Ohio and New Jersey this holiday season. Now through Dec. 24, Bottom Dollar Food is partnering with customers to provide food to families in need through the grocer’s annual “Hunger Has a Cure” campaign, which supports Feeding America® and its local food banks. The discount grocer will also provide thousands of holiday meals for families through produc...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD PROVIDES CUSTOMERS WITH TOP WAYS TO SAVE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

SALISBURY, N.C. – According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, in 2012, the average cost of a Thanksgiving meal for 10 was $49.48, with the turkey accounting for nearly half of that total. Discount grocer Bottom Dollar Food won’t be beat when it comes to offering customers unbelievably low prices, and is working to give that average a run for its money. To jumpstart the savings, the discount grocer is offering customers an early turkey sale and the top five ways to save this holiday sea...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN TWO NEW STORES IN PHILADELPHIA, Pa., MARKET OCTOBER 31

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food will open two new stores on October 31 at 6301 Chew Ave., in the Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pa., and 217 Butler Ave. in Ambler, Pa., bringing the market total for the discount grocery chain to 43 stores. “There has been a great deal of anticipation for the openings of the Germantown and Ambler stores,” said Bottom Dollar Food President Meg Ham. “At Bottom Dollar Food, we are excited to deliver unbelievably low prices on fresh produce, quali...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN 60TH STORE IN EAST WINDSOR, N.J., OCTOBER 24

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food will celebrate the opening of its newest store on October 24. The store, located at 440 Route 130 in East Windsor, N.J., marks the 60th location for the discount grocer. In celebration of the milestone opening, the first 200 customers at the new store on Thursday will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries, and additional customers will receive free reusable bags throughout the day. Bottom Dollar Food is also offering grand open...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO CELEBRATE OPENING OF NEW STORE IN BRISTOL TOWNSHIP, Pa., OCTOBER 3 BY GIVING FREE GROCERIES TO FIRST 200 CUSTOMERS

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food will open a new store on October 3 at 2990 Edgely Road in Levittown, Pa. The first 200 customers at the new location on Thursday will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries, and additional customers will receive free reusable bags throughout the day. “At Bottom Dollar Food, we won’t be beat when it comes to delivering unbelievably low prices on fresh produce, quality meats, and the private and national brands that matter mo...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO HOST THREE JOB FAIRS IN GREATER PHILADELPHIA MARKET SEPTEMBER 10, 12 AND 14

Bottom Dollar Food will host three job fairs on Tuesday, September 10, Wednesday, September 11 and Saturday, September 14. The company is seeking applicants for approximately 40-50 full-time and part-time positions in all departments at its Ambler Pa., Philadelphia Pa. (East Washington Lane & Chew Avenue) and East Windsor, N.J. stores. Candidates must be at least 16 years old to apply. Interested jobseekers are encouraged to attend the job fair for the location of hire they are most interes...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD CUSTOMERS CAN WIN $1,000 IN GAMEDAY GROCERIES THIS FOOTBALL SEASON

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food is excited to announce the launch of its FRESHDOWN! Facebook Sweepstakes, which offers customers the opportunity to win $1,000 in gameday groceries this football season when they shop “fresh.” Customers can participate in the sweepstakes September 5 through October 9 by visiting the Bottom Dollar Food Facebook page and registering their 12-digit Membership Card number. Each time a customer purchases a fresh item, either meat or produce, in any Botto...

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BRIDGEPORT, Pa., WOMAN WINS BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD BBQ BLOWOUT SWEEPSTAKES

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food is pleased to announce that Bridgeport, Pa., resident Susan Shannon has won its BBQ Blowout Sweepstakes. Shannon will receive the grand prize of $1,000 in free groceries and a Char-Broil TRU-Infrared Commercial 3-Burner Liquid Propane Gas Grill at her local Bottom Dollar Food store in King of Prussia, Pa., this Saturday, August 17. “I still can't believe my entry was chosen as the winner in the BBQ Blowout Sweepstakes,” said Shannon. “The prizes ar...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO CELEBRATE OPENING OF NEW STORE IN HOMESTEAD, Pa., AUGUST 15 BY GIVING FREE GROCERIES TO FIRST 200 CUSTOMERS

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food will open a new store on August 15 at 127 East 7th St. in Homestead, Pa. The first 200 customers at the new location on Thursday will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries, and additional customers will receive free reusable bags throughout the day. “Bottom Dollar Food is proud to bring its commitment to providing unbelievable prices on fresh produce, quality meats, private brands and the national brands that matter mos...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO CELEBRATE OPENING OF NEW STORE IN SOUDERTON, Pa., AUGUST 15 BY GIVING FREE GROCERIES TO FIRST 200 CUSTOMERS

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food will open a new store on August 15 at 703 Route 113 in Souderton, Pa. The first 200 customers at the new location on Thursday will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries, and additional customers will receive free reusable bags throughout the day. “Bottom Dollar Food looks forward to joining the Souderton community as we open the doors of our new store this Thursday,” said Bottom Dollar Food President Meg Ham. “We invite...

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Bottom Dollar Food To Open Stores In Warren, Ohio, And New Castle, Pa., August 1

SALISBURY, N.C. - Bottom Dollar Food will open two new stores on August 1 at 1756 North Road in Warren, Ohio, and 1700 Wilmington Road in New Castle, Pa., marking 18 stores for the discount grocer in the greater Pittsburgh, Pa., and Youngstown, Ohio, markets. "Bottom Dollar Food is proud to expand its commitment to providing unbelievable prices on fresh produce, quality meats, private brands and the national brands that matter most to our customers," said Bottom Dollar Food President Meg Ham...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO CELEBRATE OPENING OF NEW WOODBURY, N.J., STORE JULY 11 BY GIVING FREE GROCERIES TO FIRST 200 CUSTOMERS

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food will open its newest location in the greater Philadelphia market on July 11 at 215 South Broad Street in Woodbury, N.J. The first 200 customers at the new location on Thursday will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries, and additional customers will receive free reusable bags throughout the day. “Bottom Dollar Food is proud to bring its commitment to providing unbelievable prices on fresh produce, quality meats, private bra...

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Bottom Dollar Food Customers and Associates Help Provide 200,000 Meals Through Its Spring Hunger Has a Cure Campaign to Benefit Feeding America ®

SALISBURY, N.C. — Bottom Dollar Food customers and associates raised more than $25,000 through its latest “Hunger Has A Cure” Campaign, which supports the Feeding America® network of local food banks. Feeding America will use the funds to help provide more than 200,000 meals to those in need. For every $1 donated, Feeding America helps provide eight meals. “We are proud to help provide Feeding America with the funds to distribute 200,000 meals beginning in June,” said Sherrii Webb, manager...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO HOST JOB FAIR ON TUESDAY, MAY 21

What: Bottom Dollar Food is hosting a job fair and is seeking applicants for approximately 60 part-time positions in all departments. Bottom Dollar Food is conducting the job fair for its Woodbury, N.J., store location. Candidates must be at least 16 years old to apply. Where: Anyone who is interested in applying for the jobs is encouraged to attend the job fair and bring a resume. Interviews will be held at the job fair. Also, potential candidates may apply online at www.bottomdollarfood....

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD INVITES CUSTOMERS TO PARTICIPATE IN “BLIMPRESSIONS” CONTEST TO WIN RADIO SPOT & GIFT CARD

SALISBURY, N.C. —Bottom Dollar Food invites customers to enter its Blimpressions Facebook® contest in exchange for chances to perform with the grocer’s piggy bank blimp in radio commercials and also receive $500 Bottom Dollar Food gift cards. The contest ends May 1. “We wanted to offer our customers an opportunity to have fun and be creative for a chance to share some air time with our piggy bank blimp,” said Bottom Dollar Food Marketing Manager Jaime Osborne. “This contest is simple and we i...

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Bottom Dollar Food Launches "Hunger Has a Cure" Campaign to Benefit Feeding America® and Its Local Food Banks

SALISBURY, N.C. — Bottom Dollar Food launched its "Hunger Has a Cure" campaign today to support Feeding America® and its network of local food banks. The two-week campaign, which allows customers to donate in $1 or $3 increments at the register, runs through April 16 and will help feed local families in need. Customers can support the "Hunger Has a Cure" campaign by adding a monetary donation of their choice to their total grocery bill at the register. These funds will then be donated to Feedin...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD CELEBRATES ITS FIRST BIRTHDAY IN PITTSBURGH AND YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO, WITH “RANDOM ACTS OF SAVINGS;” DONATES MORE THAN $10,000 TO AREA FOOD BANKS

PITTSBURGH - Bottom Dollar Food is celebrating its first birthday in the greater Pittsburgh and Youngstown, Ohio, areas on Thursday, Jan. 31, with “Random Acts of Savings.” The company is offering its customers an opportunity to increase their Bottom Dollar Food savings through gift card drawings and an abundance of in-store promotions at its 16 area locations. "We want to thank our customers in the greater Pittsburgh and Youngstown, Ohio, areas for welcoming Bottom Dollar Food into your citi...

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2012

Bottom Dollar Food Customers Compete to Win Free Groceries for a Year in Give (& Get)-A-Lotta Groceries Sweepstakes

SALISBURY, N.C– The deadline for Bottom Dollar Food customers to register to win free groceries for a year in the discount grocer’s Facebook holiday sweepstakes is approaching fast. The sweepstakes, called Give (& Get)-A-Lotta Groceries, runs through Dec. 23 and features a grand prize of $5,200 in Bottom Dollar Food gift cards. The discount grocer introduced its “Get-A-Lotta” holiday sweepstakes last year and added a unique element this year where a local 501(c)3 hunger relief charity of the ...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD INVITES CUSTOMERS TO PARTICIPATE IN “HUNGER HAS A CURE” CAMPAIGN

SALISBURY, N.C– Bottom Dollar Food customers have the opportunity to help alleviate hunger in local communities by participating in the discount grocer’s 2012 “Hunger Has a Cure” program through Dec. 25. The campaign supports local food banks affiliated with Feeding America®, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief charity. “Our Bottom Dollar Food customers make a tremendous impact in the lives of local needy families by providing food through the ‘Hunger Has a Cure’ campaign during this ...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN STORE IN CITY OF PHILADELPHIA IN BREWERYTOWN, FAIRMOUNT NEIGHBORHOODS

SALISBURY, N.C– Bottom Dollar Food will open two additional locations in the greater Philadelphia market on Thursday, including stores at 3101 West Girard Ave. in Philadelphia and 1636 Route 38 in Lumberton, N.J. The West Girard Avenue store is located in Philadelphia’s Brewerytown and Fairmount neighborhoods and is the area’s first grocery store in more than a decade. The first 200 customers at each new store on Thursday will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceri...

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Bottom Dollar Food to Open Store in Philadelphia on Thursday, Oct. 4

SALISBURY, N.C– Bottom Dollar Food will open a store in Philadelphia on Thursday at 3975 Castor Ave. The first 200 customers at the store will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries. “We appreciate the overwhelming support of residents living in the Juniata Park area over the past year and look forward to opening the Castor Avenue store on Thursday,” said Bottom Dollar Food President Meg Ham. “We invite customers in the surrounding community to come experience ou...

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Bottom Dollar Food Invites Customers to Meet its Signature Piggy Bank Blimp, Take a Fun Photo

SALISBURY, N.C– On the heels of opening its newest stores in the greater Pittsburgh market, Bottom Dollar Food invites customers to meet the popular piggy bank blimp "live" at select locations throughout the greater Pittsburgh and Youngstown, Ohio, areas as he embarks on a month long virtual road trip, which kicked off today. Customers may recognize the piggy bank blimp from his humorous, witty commercials, and for the first time, the famed piggy bank blimp will make "live" appearances at 16 ...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN STORES IN PITTSBURGH (ROSS TOWNSHIP) AND MCKEES ROCKS, PA., ON THURSDAY

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food will open two additional stores in the greater Pittsburgh area on Thursday at 7221 McKnight Road in Pittsburgh (Ross Township) and 1100 Chartiers Ave. in McKees Rocks, Pa. The grand opening festivities will include giveaways of free private brand products to the first 200 customers at each location, free reusable bags while supplies last, along with guest appearances by former professional football players. The stores will open to the public at 8 a.m. follo...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN STORES IN BELLMAWR, N.J., AND EDGEWATER PARK, N.J., ON FRIDAY

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food will open two additional stores in New Jersey on Friday, June 29 at 156 W. Browning Road in Bellmawr, N.J., and 4225 S. Route 130 in Edgewater Park, N.J. The first 200 customers at each store will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries. The stores will open to the public at 8 a.m. following ribbon-cutting ceremonies. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday. “In January, we...

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Bottom Dollar Food Invites Customers to Meet its Signature Piggy Bank Blimp, Take a Fun Photo

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food invites its customers to meet the popular piggy bank blimp “live” at select locations throughout the greater Philadelphia area as he embarks on a monthlong virtual road trip, which kicks off today. Customers may recognize the piggy bank blimp from his humorous, witty commercials, and for the first time, the famed piggy bank blimp will make “live” appearances at 19 Bottom Dollar Food stores. Customers will have the opportunity to take a photo with the Bottom...

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Bottom Dollar Food Helps Local Food Banks Fight Hunger by Providing More Than 110,000 Meals to Families in Need This Summer

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food is helping seven Feeding America food banks provide more than 110,000 meals to families in need in the greater Philadelphia and Pittsburgh regions and Youngstown, Ohio, this summer. Bottom Dollar Food customers and associates raised funds to pay for the meals during the grocer’s latest spring Hunger Has a Cure campaign, which supports Feeding America’s network of local food banks. The successful two-week campaign, which ran April 4 through April 17, allo...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN NEW STORE IN BETHLEHEM, PA., TOMORROW

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food will open its newest store in the greater Philadelphia market on Friday, May 11 at 719 Stefko Blvd. in Bethlehem, Pa. The first 200 customers at the store will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries. "As we continue our expansion efforts in the greater Philadelphia market, we're looking forward to opening our ninth store in the Lehigh Valley area on Friday," said Bottom Dollar Food President Meg Ham. "We invite the local commun...

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Bottom Dollar Food to Open New Store in Bordentown, N.J., on Friday, April 20

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food is continuing its expansion efforts in the greater Philadelphia market with the opening of a new store on Friday, April 20 at 262-C Route 130 in Bordentown, N.J. In celebration of the new store in Bordentown, the first 200 customers at all Bottom Dollar Food locations in New Jersey will receive a free reusable bag filled with groceries. "The Bordentown store will be our eighth location in New Jersey, and we invite the local community to come experience our ...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD MANUFACTURER RECALLS PRIVATE BRAND TACO DINNER KITS

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food issued a voluntary recall today for two lot codes of Hannaford private brand taco dinner kits due to a manufacturer error. Bottom Dollar Food received notification from the manufacturer of its private brand products that two Hannaford-branded taco dinner kit products may contain a milk allergen in chicken Caesar-flavored seasoning. The seasoning is not properly marked and was mistakenly included in the taco dinner kit by the manufacturer. After learning of...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN NEW STORE IN PHILADELPHIA TOMORROW

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food is continuing its expansion efforts in the greater Philadelphia market with the opening of a new store tomorrow at 7900 Roosevelt Blvd. in Philadelphia. The first 200 customers at the store will receive a free Bottom Dollar Food reusable bag filled with groceries. "Friday's opening marks our fourth store in the city of Philadelphia, and we invite the local community to come experience our unbelievable prices on fresh produce, quality meats, and mix of priva...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD ANNOUNCES PLANS TO OPEN STORE IN CITY OF PHILADELPHIA IN BREWERYTOWN, FAIRMOUNT NEIGHBORHOODS

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food, a discount grocer with expansion efforts underway in the greater Philadelphia market, announced today plans to open a store in Philadelphia’s Brewerytown and Fairmount communities, which will be the area’s first grocery store in more than a decade. “We are pleased to announce plans to open a Bottom Dollar Food store later this year in the Brewerytown and Fairmount neighborhoods,” said Bottom Dollar Food President Meg Ham. “Bottom Dollar Food is committed ...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN NEW STORE IN WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP TOMORROW

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food, a discount grocer with expansion efforts underway in the greater Philadelphia market, will open a new store tomorrow at 1167 MacArthur Road in Whitehall, Pa. In celebration of the new store in Whitehall Township, the first 200 customers at the eight Bottom Dollar Food locations in the Lehigh Valley area will receive a free reusable bag filled with groceries. “We’re very excited to open our store in Whitehall Township, and we look forward to celebrating it...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD ANNOUNCES PLANS TO OPEN EIGHT ADDITIONAL STORES IN NEW JERSEY

SALISBURY, N.C. – Bottom Dollar Food, a discount grocer with expansion efforts under way in the greater Philadelphia market, announced today plans to open eight additional stores in New Jersey. The expansion will create more than 300 jobs and more than double the number of Bottom Dollar Food stores in the Garden State, with the first two stores opening March 2. "We have been pleased with customer reaction to our current five stores in New Jersey and we are very excited to continue serving cus...

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Delhaize America Banners Bloom, Bottom Dollar Food, Food Lion, Reid’s and Sweetbay Recall Private Brand Potato Salad Products Prepared by Reser’s Fine Foods and Allison’s Gourmet Kitchens

SALISBURY, N.C. and TAMPA, FLA. – Delhaize America banners Bloom, Bottom Dollar Food, Food Lion, Reid’s and Sweetbay announced today a recall of its private brand potato salad products sold under the Food Lion or Hannaford brand as well as a recall of national brand Allison’s Gourmet Kitchens potato salad sold in bulk from the full service deli cases at Bloom, Food Lion, Reid’s and Sweetbay stores. The potato salad products include: All Food Lion brand and Hannaford brand potato salad pro...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD TO OPEN SEVEN ADDITIONAL STORES IN THE GREATER PITTSBURGH AND YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO, MARKETS ON THURSDAY, FEB. 9

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food, a discount grocer, will open an additional seven stores in the greater Pittsburgh and Youngstown, Ohio, markets on Thursday, Feb. 9. The grand opening festivities will include giveaways of free private brand products to the first 200 customers at each location, free reusable bags while supplies last, along with guest appearances by former professional football players. "We are very pleased with customer reaction to the first Bottom Dollar Food stores that ...

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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOOD ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING DATES AND FESTIVITIES FOR ITS FIRST STORES IN THE GREATER PITTSBURGH AND YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO, MARKETS

SALISBURY, N.C – Bottom Dollar Food, a discount grocer, announced grand opening dates for its first 14 stores in the greater Pittsburgh and Youngstown, Ohio, markets, with its first seven stores opening on Thursday, Jan. 26. The grand opening festivities will include giveaways of free private brand products to the first 200 customers at each location, free reusable bags while supplies last, along with guest appearances by former professional football players. "We look forward to opening our d...

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