Times Change

Gristedes Out, Foodtown In, Kicks Off 2020

Updated 12 weeks ago
Shoppers Checking Out At Gristedes Faced Foodtown Welcome Signs
Shoppers Checking Out At Gristedes Faced Foodtown Welcome Signs
© David Stone/Roosevelt Island Daily

Roosevelt Island’s Gristedes “megastore” makes way for Foodtown in 2020. Rumored since summer, the change is underway and becomes official on February 1st.

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