Former Ukrop’s Will Be Auctioned: Report

The 58,000-square-foot Ukrop’s supermarket that opened to great fanfare in 2007 is scheduled to be sold at an auction next month, according to a report in the Roanoke Times newspaper.

ROANOKE, Va. — The 58,000-square-foot Ukrop’s supermarket that opened here to great fanfare in 2007 is scheduled to be sold at an auction next month, according to a report in the Roanoke Times newspaper.

Ukrop’s, Richmond, Va., closed the store last month citing a slow economy that delayed area development and leasing at the shopping center where it is located. The location was Ukrop’s first in Roanoke.

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