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Valley’s 10th Trader Joe’s set to open Friday in Gilbert

Mar 29, 2019, 4:00 AM | Updated: 9:54 am
(Trader Joe's Photo)...
(Trader Joe's Photo)
(Trader Joe's Photo)

PHOENIX – The Valley’s newest Trader Joe’s is set to open Friday in Gilbert.

The specialty grocer’s first store in the East Valley town is located on Williams Field Road just west of the San Tan Village mall.

It’s the 15th Trader Joe’s in Arizona and 10th in the Phoenix area.

The Southern California-based chain’s stores tend to be smaller than typical grocery locations, with many products that can’t be found elsewhere.

Trader Joe’s doesn’t hold sales, use loyalty cards or take coupons, instead offering what it says are low everyday prices.

The stock changes regularly, with some items available only for a limited time and others getting discontinued if they don’t sell well.

The company’s novel approach has earned it a devoted following.

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Valley’s 10th Trader Joe’s set to open Friday in Gilbert