Wegmans at Barley Mill Plaza: Why Locals Are Loving It
Not every supermarket has attracted a die-hard following of eager fans, yet Wegmans has done exactly that. When it was announced that Wegmans would be opening its first-ever location in Delaware, residents of the Greenville area started counting the days with great anticipation. The supermarket opened back in October 2022 in the Barley Mill Plaza, and locals are still raving about how much they enjoy finally having convenient access to a Wegmans.
Why do people love Wegmans so much?
Wegmans, a chain of upscale supermarkets based in Rochester, NY, achieved cult-classic status thanks in large part to its incredibly vast selection, reasonably priced organic items, hot food bar with delicious choices, and the cheerfulness of its employees. Yes, you read that right. When you walk into Wegmans in Barley Mill Plaza, you’ll notice that the employees seem to genuinely enjoy their work. In fact, 90% of employees at Wegmans say it’s a great place to work, with a friendly vibe and a values-based company culture.
As a result, customers at Wegmans locations receive courteous service from employees who are always eager to help with a smile on their face.
Plus, Wegmans is renowned for the remarkable freshness of its produce—and the vastness of the produce section. On any given visit to the supermarket, you can find hundreds of different types of fresh fruits and veggies, many of which are organic.
What else can you find in the new Wegmans store?
Wegmans has virtually everything you would want to find in a supermarket. Try the following:
- Pre-marinated meats – You’ll love the convenience of being able to toss a pre-made meal on the grill. You can also find a selection of organic meats with no added hormones or antibiotics, plus a dry-aging case!
- Artisanal bakery items – Shop fresh cookies, breads, rolls, muffins, bagels, and much more, including whole grain breads and organic options.
- Specialty cheeses – These include domestic and imported options, including premium cheeses sourced from the Wegmans Cheese Caves.
- International foods – You’ll find an incredibly vast assortment of international foods, including those for Latino, Asian, Indian, Korean, Caribbean, South American, German, and Italian cuisine, as well as Mediterranean options like imported olives, marinated mushrooms, antipasti, and artichokes.
- Fresh seafood – Their fresh seafood is delivered daily and sourced sustainably.
Where can you find Wegmans in Delaware?
The first Wegmans to open in Delaware is located in the recently developed Barley Mill Plaza—also home to the master-planned community The Townes at Barley Mill. This location is open daily from 6 AM to midnight.
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