NEW STORE OPENING SOON ON WAIHEKE

Waiheke Islanders will soon have a brand-new supermarket to shop from, Countdown Waiheke, which is set to open its doors on July 26. The state-of-the-art store will be a new-generation format, with full-service deli and bakery departments, self-service checkouts, energy efficient fixtures and fittings, and a staff of 60 employees.
“When building this store, we were conscious of ensuring that it would meet the needs of the Waiheke community, including planning for visitor peaks,” the company said in a statement.