Whole Foods Market says
that the new West Ashley location at 1125 Savannah Hwy. will open its doors Wed. Aug. 29 at 9 a.m. sharp.

The 40,000 square foot store will offer coffee, beer, and wine with six local beers on tap and a menu of snacks and burgers; a Mediterranean food station (think chicken shawarma, lamb kofta, and falafel); a juice bar with made-to-order smoothies; products from 60+ local suppliers including Charleston Mix, the New Primal, and Charleston Coffee Roasters; full-service meat and seafood; ready to cook options; cheese selections; and self-serve pizza.

Store team leader Debbie Pelkie said in a press release, “We’re excited to join West Ashley’s vibrant community … The new store will feature many locally sourced and seasonal products that meet our high quality standards. Whether you come to meet a friend for a drink, enjoy a quick, healthy lunch from the hot bar or stock up on locally grown seasonal produce, the store will be a new gathering place for the community.”

The new store will be hiring approximately 140 team members; to apply visit  wholefoodsmarket.com/careers.[location-1]