Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Coborn's plans 5 new grocery stores in ND

Email News Alerts

MINOT, N.D. (AP) — A Minnesota-based food company says it will build five new grocery stores in the oil-producing region of western North Dakota.

Advertisement
Advertisement

The Minot Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/MUuw7o) that Coborn's Inc., of St. Cloud, Minn., is planning stores in Minot, Dickinson, Stanley, Tioga and Watford City.

Company president and CEO Chris Coborn says North Dakota is a prime market for expansion with the increased activity in the oil patch.

Coburn says his company will bring "new fresh food options to these rapidly growing communities."

Coburn's is an employee-owned grocery retailer with stores in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin.

The company operates stores under the Coburn's, Cash Wise Foods, Economart, Food Pride and Save-A-Lot banners.

___

Information from: Minot Daily News, http://www.minotdailynews.com

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

Advertisement
Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness