The above photo of Trader Joe's in Mt. Pleasant, SC was taken Sunday, July 17, 2011. Trader Joe's is scheduled to open on July 29, 2011. This Charleston area real estate web site is being developed to provide updates on items of interest to Charleston area residents in addition to providing real estate information and access to the most advanced real estate search engine available outside of the Charleston MLS.
Trader Joe's In Mt. Pleasant SC To Open July 29, 2011
The new Trader Joe's Grocery is scheduled to open at 8:00am on July 29, 2011. There will be a ceremonial lei-cutting. The Mt. Pleasant Trader Joe's is the second Trader Joe's store in South Carolina with other being in Greenville, SC. The opening celebration will include food demonstrations and stickers for children. The store hours will be from 8:00am and 9:00pm. The new store manager is Chris Spina who comes from the Trader Joe's store in Atlanta. The assistant is Brian Travers from the the company store in New York City's Time Square.
Trader Joe's Mount Pleasant, SC Construction Update
The construction of the new Trader Joe's grocery store in Mt. Pleasant, SC appears to be on schedule. The photos below were taken on June 28, 2011. They show that the new Trader Joes's Grocery store building is now identified with store signs. Landscaping is currently being installed & I would assme that the interior of Trader Joe's is proceeding as scheduled with an opening scheduled for mid to late summer 2011.
Trader Joe's Mt. Pleasant SC Store Construction Update
The above photo of the new Trader Joe's Grocery Store under construction in the town of Mt. Pleasant, just over the Arthur Ravenel Bridge from Charleston was taken April 29, 2011. It would appear at this time that the tarp put over the building which is being renovated for occupancy by Trader Joe's is in place to make the "unveiling" of the new Trader Joe's a surprise when it opens the summer of 2011.