The Tampa Bay Times is reporting that Tampa-based Kroger is moving forward with plans to open a new location in the area.
The Kroger store, located at 1401 N.E. 42nd St., will be a new Kroger franchise in the Tampa area.
The Kroger grocery store, currently located at 1701 N Pine St., is located in the same area.
According to the Times, the Kroger building is expected to be ready to open in the fall.
The Tampa Kroger location will be open to the public in the spring, with the current Kroger locations serving the region’s largest grocery stores and the larger grocery and convenience stores.