The following is a news release from Whole Foods Market regarding a free shuttle from North End and Charlestown locations while the former Johnnie’s (recently acquired by Whole Foods) is undergoing construction at the Bunker Hill Mall in Charlestown.
Whole Foods Market to provide shuttle from Charlestown and the North End to Charles River Plaza store
Complimentary shuttle to pick up from four locations, twice weekly
Whole Foods Market is pleased to announce a complimentary shuttle service for its new neighbors in the Charlestown and North End communities. The complimentary shuttle will take shoppers to the closest open Whole Foods Market location, in Beacon Hill, while its Charlestown store is undergoing renovations. Whole Foods Market has arranged this free shuttle service from Bunker Hill Mall and three North End locations, to the Charles River Plaza store, twice weekly.
The shuttle will make its first runs on Wednesday, November 21st and Saturday, November 24th, followed by a regularly scheduled service; three times on Thursdays and twice on Saturdays. The ninety minute outing allows for travel time and 60 minutes for shopping.
Whole Foods Market is renovating the Bunker Hill Mall location with a goal of opening in 2013.
For more information, call Whole Foods Market Charles River Plaza – 617-723-0004.
Shuttle Schedule to Whole Foods Market – Charles River Plaza
About Whole Foods Market®
Founded in 1980 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (wholefoodsmarket.com, NASDAQ: WFM), is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “America’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company’s motto, “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s more than 69,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 15 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2011, the company had sales of more than $10 billion and currently has more than 325 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.