Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Whole Foods Market packed with customers on opening day.
Kildeer Village President Nandia Black declared Wednesday, March 6, Whole Foods Day, at the opening of the store. The store opened with a breaking bread ceremony. As customers entered the store, Whole Foods employees cheered them on. Customers appreciated the larger store and more shopping options than the Palatine location, Whole Foods' home for 15 years. Tammy Swiderek of Palatine said the new store is a little farther, yet still convenient, and will carry many more items. Many regular and new Whole Foods customers made some discoveries. See Top Ten Finds at Kildeer Whole Foods.
See what interesting discoveries customers made on opening day of Whole Foods Market.
Patch found 10 customers at the new Whole Foods Market in Kildeer on opening day and asked what their most interesting find was. See what discoveries they made in the photo gallery.
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Whole Foods invites customers to nominate first Community Support Day beneficiary.
Thursday, February 21
Whole Foods Market, the world's leading natural and organic foods supermarket, will open a new 40,000-square-foot store in Kildeer on Wednesday, March 6. The much-anticipated store, located at 20281 North Rand Road, will provide the Kildeer community with great-tasting, high-quality, natural and organic foods in a convenient and fresh contemporary setting. The move will be a relocation of the company's Palatine store, which has been part of the Whole Foods Market family since 1998. Community Involvement "Our ties to the Palatine community are something we are extremely proud to bring along with us to the new Kildeer store" states Store Team Leader Floyd Staine, who has been with the store since its origin as a Fresh Fields in 1993. For …
Monday, January 21, 2013
New grocery is about 10,000 square feet larger than Palatine location.
The new Whole Foods Market, 20281 N. Rand Rd., Kildeer, will open on March 6. The destination grocer, focusing on organic and sustainable products, will hold an Opening Ceremony and doors will open at 9 a.m. Kildeer Village Manager Michael Talbett said Whole Foods store openings are a big event with people waiting in line for hours to get in. Opening day details are still being worked out, said Tanya Kostetsky, marketing & community relations specialist for Whole Foods. “We will definitely be providing food, refreshments and entertainment to make the opening morning be a celebration for the community. Doors open at 9, ceremony/bread breaking at 8:45 a.m. We literally break bread with members of the village and Whole Foods Market team …
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The brand new Northwest Highway store opened for business Nov. 13.
Dozens of community members gathered at 906 S. Northwest Highway Tuesday morning to welcome the newest business to town. John Brown officially opened his new ACE Hardware store to the public at 8 a.m. Nov. 13. The store is located in the former Fisher Nut building near Makray Golf Course. Crowds cheered as Brown, along with village President Karen Darch, cut the grand opening ribbon with a pair of garden sheers. Watch our video of the grand opening, and check back to Barrington Patch next week for a full profile on Brown's endeavors opening ACE Hardware.
Friday, January 7, 2011
The Orchard Evangelical Free Church is set to hold a grand opening on Jan. 9.
Where Health World once was, now stands The Orchard. The Evangelical Free Church opened its doors on Grove Avenue last month, and is now inviting everyone to the grand opening on Sunday, Jan. 9. Director of Communications Ruth Guillaume says the building has changed a great deal since its days as a children's museum. “People will see a dramatic change to the building,” she said. “The building itself, the interior, is greatly transformed.” Tours will be given to visitors between the two worship services offered on Sunday. The 9 a.m. service is dubbed “contemporary”, complete with music from drums and guitar players. The 10:45 a.m. service is what they call “classic”. It’s a traditional service with an organ, piano and small …