Upstate New York's Wegmans chain was poised to be the nation's newest Shopping Mall Supermarket operator.
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We end our section with a layout showing the prospective Wegmans supermarket at Greater Boston's NATICK MALL. The store, installed in a shuttered J.C. Penney, was slated to open for business in the spring of 2017. However, concerns voiced by residents of an adjacent condominium delayed the grand opening until 2018. 

Sources: (Kansas City, Missouri Public Library)
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The following graphics were used for our HISTORY OF THE SHOPPING MALL SUPERMARKET feature; "Piggly Wiggly", "King Kullen", "A & P" (1950 and 2006), "Albertsons", "Colonial-Big Star", "Food Fair-Pantry Pride", "Grand Union", "Kroger", "Red Owl", "Lucky", "National Food", "Safeway", "Woolworths", "Coles", "WalMart", "Costco", "SuperTarget", "Trader Joe's", "Whole Foods Market", "Seafood City" and "Metcalfe's". In addition, renderings of mid-20th century Food Fair and Safeway stores were utilized, in addition to a circa-1965 photo of the TACOMA MALL Lucky Stores supermarket (from The Tacoma, Washington Public Library). 

These graphics, images and the photograph illustrate a key moment in Shopping Mall Supermarket history that is described in the article. The images are of lower resolution than the originals (copies made would be of inferior quality). The images are not replaceable with free-use or public domain images. The use of the images does not limit the copyright owners' rights to distribute the images in any way. The images are being used for non-profit, informational purposes only and their use is not believed to detract from the original images in any way.