Countdown Stratford has officially opened, the first of two new stores being opened in the Taranaki this month. The new $14 million Countdown Stratford store, located on Broadway in Stratford, was officially opened by Stratford District Mayor, Neil Volzke. The opening was also attended by representatives from the Salvation Army, who were presented with a trolley of food for the local food bank.
Countdown Stratford Store Manager, Shaun Wall says, “We’re really excited about being open and serving our local customers. We’re committed to providing them with great fresh food, a modern shopping experience and value for money.
“In the lead up to opening, I’ve been meeting with schools in the local community and getting to know our neighbours, and they have all commented how excited they are about us being up and running."
Countdown’s Managing Director Steve Donohue says the new store illustrates Countdown’s commitment to investing in the area.