Trader Joe’s to KC? Let the rumors begin anew…
It’s become a pilgrimage of sorts — driving to the St. Louis suburb of Creve Coeur to load up on cheap frozen meals, trail mix, and organic everything from Trader Joe’s.
Kansas Citians are so obsessed with the grocery chain that a local entrepreneur has launched KC Grocery Service to ferry goods from St. Louis to Kansas City twice a month.
And now one shopper making the trip has heard news that will likely rock you out of your Pop Tart-induced coma. Once again, Trader Joe’s is rumored to be looking at the Kansas City market. Local blogger Meesha posted a series of Tweets this weekend about the chain’s plans for Missouri:
Trader Joe’s employees cofirmed [sic] that the next store will be in Kansas City — March 20, 1:41 p.m.