NEWS RELEASE (May 15, 2023) – Fareway Stores, Inc. hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony today for its 135th Midwest location at 16035 Hickman Road in Clive. The 24,000 square foot store opens as the company celebrates its 85th anniversary this month.
Providing for a full-service butcher counter and the highest level of customer service, the store offers an impressive grocery selection, with fresh-cut produce, healthy varieties, and locally sourced items, in addition to a variety of craft beer, fine wines, and top-shelf spirits. The location will have Fastlanes, a self-service checkout option, and online ordering with curbside pickup available at Shop.Fareway.com. Customers can save on their first online order by using the code, CLIVEFIVE, to realize a $5 discount available through June 17, 2023.
“As we proudly celebrate 85 years in business, we are excited to open this new Clive store, which marks 135 Fareway store locations across a 7-state Midwest region,” said Fareway CEO Reynolds W. Cramer. “As the metro continues to expand, we look forward to growing with them and further serving area residents. Thanks to both local and state officials who made this project possible.”
“Fareway’s reputation for outstanding meat and grocery will make this store a popular stop,” said City of Clive Mayor John Edwards. “And more than that, Fareway is a wonderful corporate partner who supports so many civic organizations and events in Clive.”
“On behalf of the Clive Chamber, we are excited to help celebrate Fareway’s new store opening in our community,” said Emily Bialas, Clive Chamber Board President. “We value our partnership for the past 13 plus years and look forward to continuing to support them at the second, new location in Clive. Thank you for choosing to make this investment in Clive.”
The new store will be managed by Grocery Manager Josh Johnson and Market Manager Chris Irlbeck. The store is open to the public beginning Tuesday, May 16 during normal store hours of 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.