NEWS RELEASE (September 21, 2022) – Fareway Stores, Inc. held a ribbon cutting ceremony for a Fareway Meat Market located at 220 W. Main Street in Luverne. The renovated 2,300 square foot store provides for only the best in fresh, highest quality meat, with a full-service butcher counter. The new location is the first, stand-alone Meat Market in Minnesota, and offers main course options, a variety of sides, regional items, and so much more – it is a shopping destination that will provide for year-round meal needs.
“We are excited for this first Fareway Meat Market in Minnesota,” said Fareway President Garrett S. Piklapp. “Thanks to local city and economic development officials and property owners for helping make this project possible. We look forward to serving and becoming an integral part of the community.”
“The City of Luverne and the surrounding area are very excited for Fareway Meat Market on Main Street in Luverne,” said Mayor Pat Baustian. “I am sure our citizens will enjoy the new Meat Market for years to come. Congratulations!”
“It is with a great deal of pride and enthusiasm that we welcome Fareway Meat Market to Luverne,” said Michael Cox. “Our community has a rich history of business opportunities with proven results. Fareway Meat Market will be a great business partner for our community and the surrounding area.”
“On behalf of the 250+ members of the Luverne Area Chamber and the citizens of Luverne and Rock County, I am honored to welcome Fareway Meat Market,” said Luverne Area Chamber Executive Director Jane Lanphere. “We look forward to being able to purchase high-quality, reasonably priced meat that Fareway is known for. Our very best and sincere wishes for strong and vibrant sales. We look forward to the opportunity to work with you to make Rock County a better place to live, work, and play!”
The new store will be managed by Market Manager Brian Tieskotter. The store is open to the public today, Wednesday, September 21 during normal store hours of 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.