Whole Foods Market to Celebrate Grand Opening of First Maui StoreJanuary 19, 2010, 9:44 AM HST · Updated January 19, 9:44 AM 0 Comments
Whole Foods Market announced today that it will open its first Maui store in Kahului at Maui Mall, February 24. Doors will open at 9 a.m. with the companyâ€™s traditional bread breaking ceremony and the first 200 shoppers who spend $50 or more will receive a free reusable bag. The tote is exclusive to Whole Foods Marketâ€™s Kahului store and depicts a pineapple, representing Hawaiian hospitality and Mauiâ€™s deep agricultural history.
â€œWe look forward to joining the Maui community and invite residents to visit the store and take part in our exciting lineup of activities and giveaways,â€ said Ray Stockton, Whole Foods Market Kahului, store team leader. â€œA great introduction to Whole Foods Market is our popular value tours, which will start on Sunday, February 28.â€
Other activities planned for opening week include:
Thursday, February 25, 2010:Â The first 50 shoppers to sign up for Whole Foods Marketâ€™s e-newsletter will receive a free $10 Whole Foods Market Gift card. To sign up, visit the storeâ€™s Healthy Eating Booth, located in the produce department.
Friday, February 26, 2010:Â Maui residents can take advantage of an early morning pick-me-up with Whole Foods Marketâ€™s free coffee giveaway! On Friday, the first 200 shoppers who enter the store will receive a free Whole Foods Market coffee tumbler and free cup of coffee.
Saturday, February 27, 2010:Â Those who missed the grand opening day celebration can go back in time and take advantage of the storeâ€™s opening day gift with purchase promotion. The first 200 shoppers who spend $50 or more on Saturday can score a free reusable shopping tote, exclusive to Whole Foods Marketâ€™s Kahului store.
Sunday, February 28, 2010: Head down to Whole Foods Market to take advantage of the storeâ€™s Sandwich Sunday. Shoppers who purchase a custom-made sandwich from the storeâ€™s prepared foods department can choose between a container of free potato salad or macaroni salad (4 ounces) while supplies last.