Tag: the economy

  • Buc-ee plans first location in Virginia

    Buc-ee’s, the Texas-based supermarket chain that has developed a cult following since its founding in 1982, is looking to open a New Kent County branch, the company’s first in Virginia. The New Kent County Economic Development Authority has announced plans for a 74,000-square-foot store with 120 gas stations, 557 parking spaces, 24 Tesla charging bays, […]

  • Hy-Vee suspends employee discounts due to ‘significant’ differences, plans to revamp program

    Hy-Vee has suspended its employee discount program and plans to renew it in mid-April after the company uncovered instances of fraud and abuse. The program originally launched in 2019 and allowed a Hy-Vee employee and a member of their household to purchase retail items at a 10% discount. The program was suspended Monday following allegations […]