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by Groceteria
29 Mar 2024 14:13
Forum: History: USA Mid-Atlantic
Topic: NEW: York PA
Replies: 2
Views: 259

NEW: York PA

For your Good Friday enjoyment: https://www.groceteria.com/place/pennsylvania/york/

Plenty of Acme, A&P, Giant-PA, and Food Fair!
by Steve Landry
05 Feb 2024 13:18
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: NEW: Safeway in NYC
Replies: 13
Views: 770

Re: NEW: Safeway in NYC

... or enlarged the smaller ones when they took over. That whole area of food stores was in flux when I was a kid. It is a blurry memory of A&P, ... a Grand Union somewhere. Farther out was Korvettes, Pathmark and Food Fair.
by pseudo3d
18 Jan 2024 01:18
Forum: History: Miscellaneous and Not Region-Specific
Topic: "End of the line" supermarkets
Replies: 22
Views: 2547

Re: "End of the line" supermarkets

... Markets (last two stores went independent, closed) BI-LO (includes RedFood)* Big Star Markets* Bruno's (includes successor Belle Foods) Earth Fare ... & Easy Gemco* Leedmark Pantry Pride (includes Penn Fruit, Food Fair, Wooley's, Hyde Park, Hills) CANADA Steinberg Additions: Welcome, Xtra ...
by Steve Landry
17 Jan 2024 14:01
Forum: History: Miscellaneous and Not Region-Specific
Topic: "End of the line" supermarkets
Replies: 22
Views: 2547

Re: "End of the line" supermarkets

... and beyond in California? So does Hills Supermarkets (before and after Food Fair) in the northeast not count? And Fox Markets (before and after Food Fair) in California ...
by pseudo3d
15 Jan 2024 20:19
Forum: History: Miscellaneous and Not Region-Specific
Topic: "End of the line" supermarkets
Replies: 22
Views: 2547

Re: "End of the line" supermarkets

... Markets (last two stores went independent, closed) BI-LO (includes RedFood)* Big Star Markets* Bruno's (includes successor Belle Foods) Earth Fare ... Bag) FedMart Fresh & Easy Pantry Pride (includes Penn Fruit, Food Fair, Wooley's, Hyde Park) Removals: P&C Foods (it looks like it may ...
by Groceteria
15 Jan 2024 11:03
Forum: History: Miscellaneous and Not Region-Specific
Topic: "End of the line" supermarkets
Replies: 22
Views: 2547

Re: "End of the line" supermarkets

Two additional Big Bear chains that are no more were NC/VA (rebranded as Food World and then merged into Harris Teeter in 1984) and Seattle. I know ... my area (late 1970s). Few if any of these survived as Harris Teeter. A fair chunk of the older “first wave” Kmart-branded stores ended up as Food ...
by pseudo3d
14 Jan 2024 02:57
Forum: History: Miscellaneous and Not Region-Specific
Topic: "End of the line" supermarkets
Replies: 22
Views: 2547

"End of the line" supermarkets

... stores went independent, closed) Rice Epicurean Market (includes Rice Food Stores) Weingarten LOUISIANA / SOUTHEAST BI-LO (includes RedFood) Bruno's ... Bag) FedMart Fresh & Easy Pantry Pride (includes Penn Fruit, Food Fair, Wooley's, Hyde Park)
by Steve Landry
02 Jan 2024 13:34
Forum: History: USA Southeast
Topic: South Florida Updates
Replies: 2
Views: 826

Re: South Florida Updates

... Enjoy! Wonderful stuff!!! It was nostalgic for me 🤩 That store Food Fair in Hollywood near Young's Circle was the first grocery store I managed and I was only ...
by BatteryMill
12 Dec 2023 13:23
Forum: History: USA Northwest/Rockies/Alaska
Topic: Colorado Soupers and City Supers
Replies: 7
Views: 3266

Re: Colorado Soupers and City Supers

... California come to mind). The same names often competed near each other Food Fair had to call itself Foodlane in DC because there already was a local Food Fair chain. In ...
by rich
11 Dec 2023 19:19
Forum: History: USA Northwest/Rockies/Alaska
Topic: Colorado Soupers and City Supers
Replies: 7
Views: 3266

Re: Colorado Soupers and City Supers

... California come to mind). The same names often competed near each other Food Fair had to call itself Foodlane in DC because there already was a local Food Fair chain. In ...
by Steve Landry
13 Nov 2023 12:50
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: Super Fair, Los Angeles
Replies: 8
Views: 3247

Re: Super Fair, Los Angeles

... a new building). They seem to have closed in 1972 along with rest of Food Fair's stores in the region. It looks like they tried to establish a West Coast clone of J.M. ...
by Steve Landry
12 Nov 2023 11:26
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: NEW: Ventura/Oxnard, 1924-1981
Replies: 4
Views: 1705

Re: NEW: Ventura/Oxnard, 1924-1981

... you will land at the right spot. So COOL!!!! Thanks for uncovering some Food Fair and Fox stores 😍😍
by Jason B.
04 Oct 2023 01:35
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: Safeway-Santa Clara-3071 Stevens Creek Blvd. (Valley Fair)-Store Is Closing
Replies: 3
Views: 1786

Safeway-Santa Clara-3071 Stevens Creek Blvd. (Valley Fair)-Store Is Closing

... reports that the Safeway store at 3071 Stevens Creek Blvd., Valley Fair Shopping Center, is closing. See: https://www.sfgate.com/food/article/bay-area-safeway-store-closure-18401939.php The article states that store has ...
by Groceteria
29 Aug 2023 20:56
Forum: History: USA Northeast
Topic: Supermarket Sweep, 1967
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Supermarket Sweep, 1967

Calling Steve Landry! Full episode shot in a Food Fair in Haverstraw NY.

https://youtu.be/eKkY2nmMH0w?si=7D9Cm3g0JV1ABXHL
by Steve Landry
06 Jun 2023 11:26
Forum: History: USA California
Topic: NEW: Napa Valley, 1930-1979
Replies: 2
Views: 2211

Re: NEW: Napa Valley, 1930-1979

Hmmmmmmmm..............

Is that Food Fair THE Food Fair?

If so, was it Fox Market before Food Fair? I do not recognize the architecture.

:-)