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Food City makes $330,000 donation to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

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Amy Weeks, Brandy Biederman and Julie Davis accept check for JDRF from Food City's John Jones Amy Weeks, Brandy Biederman and Julie Davis accept check for JDRF from Food City's John Jones

Food City has remodeled six area stores, adding thousands of items and fresh food bars, pizzas and craft beers.

As a way of celebrating the remodels, Food City is also making a $330,000 donation to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation as a result of 2016’s in-store collection campaign. Food City says the donation will be the largest on record since the program’s inception.

Details of the remodels and the stores are:

Food City #703 – 5604 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN 

  • 10,000 new items added
  • New fresh food bar
  • New café seating
  • Freshly prepared pizzas
  • Full-service seafood department
  • Beer growler station
  • New cheese shop

Food City #706 – 4510 Highway 58, Chattanooga, TN

  • 4,000 new items added
  • Remodeled deli w/hot bar and pizza case
  • Fresh food bar
  • Full-service meat and seafood cases
  • New pharmacy, customer service counters     

Food City #716 – 3801 Tennessee Avenue, Chattanooga, TN

  • 10,000 new items added
  • New brick facade entrance and vestibule
  • Fresh food bar
  • Full-service meat and seafood cases
  • New beverage alcove w/beer, wine and growler station
  • Expanded Food City Pharmacy

Food City #717 – 8634 Highway 58, Harrison, TN

  • 10,000 new items added
  • New brick facade entrance and vestibule
  • Fresh food bar
  • Renovated bakery/deli w/hot bar
  • New full-service meat and seafood cases 
  • New beverage alcove w/cold beer, wine and growler station
  • Expanded Food City Pharmacy

Food City #738 – 10161 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN

  • 4,000 new items added
  • New décor store package
  • Remodeled bakery/deli
  • Freshly prepared pizzas
  • New full-service meat and seafood cases

Food City #774 – 6043 Relocation Way, Ooltewah, TN

  • 10,000 new items added
  • New hot bar and pizza case
  • Full-service meat and in-store prepared deli salads
  • Full-service bakery
  • Modified café seating area
  • Fresh food bar
  • New cheese shop
  • New full service meat and seafood cases
  • Large wine department  
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