Festival Foods announces opening date for University Avenue store

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – Festival Foods will open its new store on University Avenue on Friday, Dec. 2.

The new grocery store, Festival’s fifth location in the Green Bay area, will be open 24 hours a day and employ more than 225 people.

The new grocery store is part of a development near the intersection of Highway 57 and University Avenue that includes a Kwik Trip gas station.

Festival Foods says the store will be unique in that it will be the most energy efficient of its locations, using “reduced-global warming refrigerants”; LED lighting; and more natural light.

The University Avenue store is Festival’s 25th location in Wisconsin.