1st So. Fla. Trader Joe's opens in Pinecrest
PINECREST, Fla. (WSVN) -- Popular health-conscious grocery store chain Trader Joe's opened its doors for the first time in South Florida.
The grand opening took place Friday at the store's Pinecrest location, near South Dixie Highway and 92nd Street. The store is known for healthy foods, distinctive products and moderate prices.
A California woman who came to South Florida for college said she is familiar with Trader Joe's. "That's where I usually grocery shop back home, so it's really exciting, so I can get all my favorite food," said Halee. "I think it's going to be really good, neighborhood market type of thing, and I think a lot of people will like it."
The store has more than 2,000 items under the Trader Joe private label. Store hours are from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., daily.
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