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North Berwick, Maine – Hannaford is inviting the entire community to celebrate the grand opening of the North Berwick Hannaford Supermarket on August 8, with door prizes, food sampling and other activities.
 
Beginning at 7 a.m., area residents will get their first look at the store, which offers a wide assortment of fresh produce; a walk-in beer cooler; gluten free, natural and organic items; and thousands of other fresh, frozen and packaged grocery items that customers need most.
 
The 20,000-foot store is conveniently located at 23 Somersworth Road, near the intersection of Route 9 and Route 4.  It will employ as many as 75 associates, including many local residents. 
 
"Customers will find their North Berwick Hannaford to be a convenient, affordable and friendly place to shop," said Store Manager Gary Nadeau, who has lived in the area for many years.  "This Hannaford also will be an active partner with the community in making North Berwick an even better place to live and work."
 
In conjunction with the opening, Hannaford is donating $3,000 to the North Berwick Fire Department for equipment, $6,000 to the Town of North Berwick for flags to be flown during the Mill Field Festival and in the summer, and $650 to the North Berwick Little League.
 
What: North Berwick Hannaford Grand Opening Celebration
Where: 23 Somersworth Road, North Berwick
When: Aug. 8, beginning at 7 a.m.
Highlights: The first 300 customers will receive Hannaford gift cards randomly valued between $5 and $250; local foods sampling; giveaways; music; and other activities.