Bi-Lo to Invest in Chattanooga Stores: Report

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Bi-Lo [3] said it would commit $6 million to improvements at its stores in Chattanooga, Tenn., local reports said.

The chain said it would complete “clean-and-bright” projects at five stores in the Chattanooga market this year and planned additional remodel projects in the market in 2013, according to a report in the Chattanooga Times Free Press newspaper.

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The company, which earlier this year merged with Winn-Dixie and is shifting many of its corporate functions to that company’s headquarters in Jacksonville, Fla., expects to add 20 to 25 new employees at every remodeled store.