The new Publix is the latest in a wave of new grocery store offerings in Asheville.
A difficult-to-access location and "relentless corporate competition" are factors, according to the store's announcement.
What do you think? Out-of-control development, or a natural evolution?
Ingles has expanded its rewards card to include increased discounts on gasoline as competition heats up on the local grocery scene.
A quick photo gallery capturing what the busy Merrimon Avenue corridor at the intersection of Chestnut looks like.
The new grocery store on Merrimon Avenue will open a few weeks before its next-door-neighbor, Trader Joe's.
Harris Teeter and Trader Joe's aren't even open yet, but motorists can already see the problems.
Demolition of the Kmart shopping center will start in November. The new Publix should be open in fall 2014.
Rumors have been flying that Publix will come to Hendersonville Road in south Asheville.
Photos of the ongoing construction work along Merrimon Avenue.
Will the Harris Teeter banner still fly over the new store under construction on Merrimon Avenue. Sounds like it.
Royal Ahold NC is the Dutch owner of Stop & Shop stores.
That's the word from an Ashvegas reader following the news that the Harris Teeter company is for sale.
Lots of speculation on what store will take that former Harris Teeter location.
Here's a look at the Merrimon Avenue construction sites for the new Trader Joe's and Harris Teeter stores
There's a tentative plan in the works to put a Chick-fil-A drive-thru on the property of the Harris Teeter development on Merrimon Avenue.
Expect a new turning lane, a new stoplight and a sidewalk upgrade as Trader Joe's and Harris Teeter arrive.
Florida-based Publix recently announced plans to open a Charlotte store in 2014. Will Asheville be far behind?
Moms and dads are bringing their kids to watch the construction crews.
From the Asheville Citizen-Times: The Harris Teeter store on Hendersonville Road will close June 17 and reopen around July 1 as a Lowes Food store, part of an agreement between the two companies involving 16 ...