The Fresh Grocer announced Wednesday it will join Wakefern Food Corp., of Elizabeth, as its 50th cooperative member. Financial terms were not disclosed.
The Fresh Grocer is an eight-store chain with six locations in Pennsylvania, one in Delaware and one in New Brunswick. Upon joining Wakefern, The Fresh Grocer location in Drexel Hill, Pa., will transition completely to the ShopRite banner, while the seven other locations will remain Fresh Grocer stores.
The final transition is projected to be complete by the start of Wakefern's new fiscal year, in October.