WACO (August 20, 2013)--Waco’s first H-E-B plus! Store will open on Friday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to kick things off.
The 121,000-square-foot store will open at 1821 South Valley Mills Drive.
According to a company spokesperson, the store’s opening is expected to bring 115 jobs to the area.
Special to the H-E-B plus! store is an in-store dining facility (Flaming Bird Grill), free in-store Wi-Fi and a community hub space for entertainment events.
The store will also feature Baylor University apparel and has partnered with Waco Transit to provide students easy store access via Route 9. Route 9 will travel through the Baylor campus twice every hour from 5 a.m. until 7 p.m. during the week and on Saturdays from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m.
The store opens to the public at 8 a.m. Friday.