Erie Board of Trustees at King Soopers Groundbreaking on November 13, 2015.
The King Soopers at Vista Ridge Marketplace shopping center will be approximately 125,000 sq. ft. - more than twice the size of their conventional store, anticipated to open in November 2016. In addition to the Marketplace, there will be 7,100 sq. ft. of immediately adjacent retail stores; three stand-alone retail pad sites (each over 1 acre in size) and a King Soopers fuel station.
The King Soopers at Vista Ridge Marketplace is designed as a one-stop “lifestyle” shopping destination. According to King Soopers, this store will have an expanded natural and organic food selection; Murray’s Cheese destination; fresh sushi island; expanded prepared foods, bakery and floral sections; two full aisles of pet supplies; baby and toy supplies; school and office supplies; “Kitchen Place” offering utensils, dishware and appliances; “Home Center” serving as a quick alternative to the larger home stores; Apparel section including changing rooms; “Optimum Wellness” supplied with nutrition products and wellness supplements; “Little Clinic” for walk in health and wellness visits; and a new concept called “Click List” offering online shopping where customers can schedule their pick-up time, go to a special drive thru lane and have a personal assistant load their groceries.