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

DISCOUNT GROCER BRINGS UNBELIEVABLE PRICES, FRESH PRODUCE, "WE WON'T BE BEAT" GUARANTEE TO NEWEST LOCATIONS

Aug. 14, 2012

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. 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.

"Earlier this year, we opened 11 stores in the greater Pittsburgh market within two months, and we are very pleased with customer reaction to our first stores in the area," said Bottom Dollar Food President Meg Ham. "We look forward to serving customers with unbelievable prices on fresh produce, quality meats and a variety of private brand and national brand items at our additional locations at McKnight Road in Pittsburgh and at Chartiers Avenue in McKees Rocks, Pa."

On Thursday, grand opening festivities will begin with ribbon-cutting ceremonies at each location at 7:30 a.m., and the stores will open to the public immediately after the ceremony. Former professional football players will sign autographs and greet customers from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the respective locations below:

  • 1100 Chartiers Ave. in McKees Rocks (Edmund Nelson)
  • 7221 McKnight Road in Pittsburgh (LC Greenwood)

As part of the grand opening festivities, Bottom Dollar Food will donate $500 to each of the following schools and public agencies: Sto-Rox High School, Sto-Rox Middle School, Sto-Rox Elementary School and the McKees Rocks Volunteer Fire Department; as well as McIntyre Elementary School, North Hills Senior High School, North Hills Junior High School and Ross Elementary School.

With a strong focus on price, Bottom Dollar Food has a "We Won't Be Beat" guarantee and will beat any competitor's price on the same item by a penny. In addition, if a customer is unsatisfied with a purchase, all meats and produce come with a double-back guarantee that ensures an item is replaced and customers are given a full refund. Bottom Dollar Food also offers a double-money-back guarantee on all private brand products.

Bottom Dollar Food opened its first store in Pennsylvania on Oct. 8, 2010. The discount grocer has expanded to 53 stores, including the newest stores at McKnight Road in Pittsburgh (Ross Township) and in McKees Rocks, Pa. Each store is approximately 18,000 square feet. In addition to its new locations in the greater Pittsburgh area, Bottom Dollar Food remains focused on continuing to expand in the greater Philadelphia market.

About Bottom Dollar Food
Bottom Dollar Food, based in Salisbury, N.C., is redefining the discount grocery model by offering private brands and the national brands that matter most to customers, in addition to fresh produce and quality meats, at discount prices and in an energetic shopping environment. Bottom Dollar Food operates 56 stores in three states – Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Ohio. For more information, visit www.bottomdollarfood.com.