Piggly Wiggly – Tharpe Center West
Location: 835 W Tharpe Street, Tallahassee, Florida
Agent: Structure IQ Commercial Real Estate
Site Plan: Moore Bass Consulting
Value of Improvements: To be Determined
Opening: August 2015
Description: New-to-Tallahassee, Piggly Wiggly, which currently operates stores within the Tallahassee Metro in Quincy and Monticello, has signed a lease for a 25,000 SF store to anchor a new retail center on Tharpe Street, Tharpe Center West. Piggly Wiggly is a discount grocery store chain founded in Memphis, Tennessee. Among its claims to fame are a number of Grocery Store firsts which include; Provide checkout stands, Price mark every item in the store, Give shoppers more for their food dollar through high volume/low profit margin retailing, Feature a full line of nationally advertised brands, Use refrigerated cases to keep produce fresher longer, Put employees in uniforms for cleaner, more sanitary food handling, Design and use patented fixtures and equipment throughout the store, Franchise independent grocers to operate under the self-service method of food merchandising.