Tom Thumb will open a new store and change an Albertsons Banner store to Tom Thumb, making two new Tom Thumb stores available to serve the citizens of McKinney

8:00 a.m. - Wednesday , May 10, 2017  Tom Thumb, 3100 Hardin Blvd

9:00 a.m. - Wednesday , May 10, 2017, Tom Thumb, 6800 W. Virginia P{arkway

Helping introduce and welcome the new stores will be:

  • McKinney Mayor Brian Loughmiller
  • McKinney Chamber President Lisa Hermes
  • Tom Thumb President Dennis Bassler

Ribbon Cutting event will feature local talent Shane Frame of The Guitar Sanctuary & Performance Academy.

Amenities in the two new stores will vary, but will include: Pizza, Sandwich and Soup Bars, Speciality Carving Station, Gourmet Cheeses, Fresh Cut Fruits and Vegetables, Expanded Organic offerings throughout the store, and Sushi made fresh daily. A drive through pharmacy will also be available at the Virginia Parkway Store.

About Tom Thumb: Tom Thumb operates 65 stores in North Texas and is part of the Albertsons Southern Division that also operates 43 Albertsons stores in North Texas, all owned by Albertsons Companies: one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, with both a strong local presence and national scale. The company operates stores across 35 states and the District of Columbia under 19 well-known banners including Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's, Acme, Tom Thumb, Randalls, United Supermarkets, Pavilions, Star Market, Haggen and Carrs. Albertsons Companies is dedicated to helping people across the country live better lives. In 2016 alone, with the help of generous customers, Albertsons Companies and the Albertsons Companies Foundation gave more than $270 million in food and financial support to the more than 2,300 communities they serve, improving the lives of millions of people in the areas of hunger relief, education, cancer research and treatment, programs for people with disabilities, and veterans outreach. Albertsons Companies is committed to making a meaningful difference, neighborhood by neighborhood.