Floco Foods opened its new store, located at 280 S. Georgetown Highway in Johnsonville. The brand new KJ’s Market IGA opened its doors during a Grand Opening celebration at 7:00 am on February 27, 2013. There were free giveaways to the first 200 customers and numerous buy one get one free specials for shoppers. Everyone was eager to shop and enjoy the new store.
The store features 30,000 square feet of selling space, which includes a Deli/Bakery with sit down dining area and a full-service meat department. “I am very excited about opening this store for the people of Johnsonville” Store Manager, Pete Lee, said. “I really feel that the Deli department will do very well. Combined with our meat department, they really set us apart from the competition. The new store is much larger than the old one and that allows us to offer a much wider variety of products and services to our loyal customers.”
The employees at KJ’s Market IGA in Johnsonville are committed to customer service and value. "We are focused on being in touch with the community, yet as part of IGA, we have the buying power of the largest voluntary grocery chain in the world" Lee said.
Floco Foods is based in Lake City, SC and owns 35 grocery stores in North and South Carolina and Georgia. It ranks as one of the largest South Carolina headquartered grocery retailers and is the only retailer based in Florence County.
IGA is the world’s voluntary supermarket network with aggregate worldwide retail sales of more than $29 billion per year. The Alliance includes more than 5,000 Hometown Proud Supermarkets worldwide, supported by 36 distribution centers and more than 55 major manufacturers, vendors and suppliers encompassing everything from grocery to equipment items. IGA has operations in 46 of the United States and more than 40 countries, commonwealths and territories.