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Kroger Marketplace in Jonesboro set to open Wednesday

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

The old Indian Mall lot has a new look as a new business is set to open.

Kroger held a media day on Tuesday to give a preview of the new Kroger Marketplace. The store offers a larger selection than the old Kroger across the street. 

The 123,000 plus square foot store comes with more room and more jobs for Jonesboro.

“We have hired 300 additional employees. So, a total of over 400 employees, with 300 additional. So, that's 300 new jobs in the Jonesboro area,” said Teresa Dickerson, the Community Affairs and PR Manager.

The new store's grand opening is Wednesday at 8 a.m.

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