(NEW YORK, NY) — Wegmans is coming to NYC! The popular supermarket chain will open a 74,000 square-foot store at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
The store will hire 500 employees, including 150 full-time positions, according to a statement released by the company. The location is set to open this fall.
The building will include a second-floor mezzanine with nearly 100 seats for the market cafe and a bar that will serve food, wine, beer, and spirits.
Wegmans has 98 stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Massachusetts, and Virginia. In 2018, the company was ranked No. 2 in Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list.