Trader Joe's grand opening Friday in Knoxville

By: Sharee Gilbert Email
By: Sharee Gilbert Email

KNOXVILLE, Tenn (WVLT) - A new Trader Joe's grocery store will open its doors today in Knoxville. It's located on Kingston Pike, near the Toys R Us.

Doors open at 8am.

Yesterday, Local 8 News got a sneak peak. It's one of more than five new businesses that's popped up on the west side of town.

We caught up with employees while they were stocked the shelves. Trader Joe's is known for their natural food selection at low prices.

"You can try anything in this store if you find a crew member we can open it up for you and let you try it right on the spot," said store manager Aimee Pawelek.

Murals of East Tennessee landmarks are also painted on the walls.

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