The inside of an Ultra Foods in Prospect Heights. | The Jenkins Group
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews
The Ultra Foods located inside of Forest Park Plaza in Forest Park is closing, according to multiple media reports that reference a company statement that was released on Tuesday.
According to a Shaw Media report:
“Other Ultra stores that will close are in Crestwood, Wheaton, Lansing, Chicago Heights, Calumet Park and [Joliet]. Two Ultra stores in Indiana that will close are in Gary and Merrill Point.”
The stores are scheduled to close by June 18. According to the report, Ultra Foods “is part of the Strack & Van Til supermarket chain owned by Central Grocers, a grocery cooperative headquartered in Joliet.”
“Strack & Van Til is based in Highland, Indiana. The company operates stores under the names Strack & Van Til, Ultra Foods, and Town and Country Market.”
Officials with Central Grocers could not be reached for comment. To read the full Shaw Media report, click here. VFP