New Whole Foods Open in Newport News

A crowd gathered outside the new Whole Foods Market in Newport News, anxious to snap up great deals and fresh produce.

The store is around 40,000 square feet, and it’s located at 12080 Jefferson Ave in the Marketplace at Tech Center.

The 12th Whole Foods Market in Virginia opened with a splash Wednesday morning with an opening ceremony that attracted a large crowd.

“We’re growing to better serve the greater Hampton Roads area,” said Whole Foods Market Newport News Store Team Leader Josh Spille. “From unique, local products to your everyday grocery staples, we’re here to help you find a new favorite. We can’t wait to serve our customers here in Newport News.”

Some great features of the new store include:

-Pub with oyster bar featuring Virginia oysters

-An original wooden bay boat for the coffee and custard bar

-Local products obtained through Hampton Roads suppliers

-A unique bakery with products not yet seen in our region.

For more information about Hampton Roads area Whole Foods Markets, check them out on Facebook.