Harris Teeter, Piggly Wiggly Enter Agreement
September 13, 2013
Matthews, N.C.-based Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. recently announced that its operating subsidiary, Harris Teeter Inc., has entered into an agreement with Greenbax Enterprises Inc. to purchase seven Piggly Wiggly store locations. The South Carolina Piggly Wiggly stores that Harris Teeter will acquire include three stores in Charleston, two stores in Mount Pleasant, the Newton Farms location on Kiawah Island, and one store location under construction in Isle of Palms. The transaction is expected to be complete in October. Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. operates stores in eight states, primarily in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic United States, and the District of Columbia.