Plymouth, Ohio to receive a new supermarket

Plymouth, OH  Moore’s IGA located at 626 Sandusky Street in Plymouth, Ohio has been sold to Community Markets, a division of Fresh Encounter, Inc., based in Findlay, Ohio.

Community Markets will operate from 7am-9pm seven days per week. It is expected to employ around 20-25 store associates in its full service operation.

Community Markets will offer a full service meat department with onsite meat cutters, fresh locally grown produce, an in-house bakery and deli, and a full assortment of groceries. Although not currently open, the store plans to have a full service pharmacy on site as well.  Additional services include money orders, check cashing and DVD rentals.

“Plymouth is our target market”, said Eric Anderson, Chief Marketing Officer for Fresh Encounter, Inc.  “Our roots are in Northwest Ohio small towns. People still cook here. People know HOW to cook here. That’s why we like to offer the freshest and best ingredients at competitive prices.”

Community Markets plans on opening prior to Thanksgiving.

Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, family owned Fresh Encounter, Inc. is Ohio’s largest independent grocery retailer; now operating 32 outlets throughout Ohio and Indiana.  Fresh Encounter operates supermarkets under the brands of Community Markets, Great Scot Community Markets, Fulmer Community Markets, Save-a-Lot and Sack-N-Save Supermarkets.

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