Weis Markets to Open Dec. 9 in Fogelsville

The new Weis Markets superstore will employ 160 people. It is accepting applicants.


The much anticipated Weis Markets superstore at Route 100 and Glenlivet Road in Fogelsville will open at 6 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, the company announced Tuesday.

The 65,800-square-foot superstore will feature a produce department with a large selection of organic produce, an in-store café where beer will be sold and a full-service pharmacy.

It will be the first LEED-certified location in the company's 162-store footprint, the company said in a prepared release.

To achieve the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification, the new supermarket will measurably reduce its environmental impact, in part by using advanced techniques to reduce refrigerant emissions, the company has said. 

The new store will employ 160 people. It is actively filling 110 new positions.

Weis Markets will hold a Grand Opening community celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. Dec. 9.

The property also will have 12,000 square feet of rental space. No tenants have been announced.

Those interested in applying for jobs at the new Weis store may do so at the Weis Markets in Allentown, Emmaus and Macungie or by visiting the careers section on WeisMarkets.com.

Erin T November 13, 2012 at 03:12 PM
WOOHOOO! Been waiting for 13 years for a closer grocery store!!
KAW2088 November 14, 2012 at 12:41 PM
I've been waiting 23 years, myself! I'm thrilled for the convenience of a nearby grocery store!
Erin T November 14, 2012 at 02:12 PM
Merry Christmas to us!!! Lol
Lisa G December 09, 2012 at 02:26 PM
I have been waiting 10 years for this Weis to be built. I'm so excited to not have to travel far for my grocery needs! On my way to check it out now!!!


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