Bloomingfoods’ Eastside location will close by 2020, but the co-op’s board of directors is keeping options open for a new location on the same side of town.
Tony Alongi took over as general manager in March 2016.
Bloomingfoods co-op is hoping to expand its customer base with the introduction of a new grocery delivery service.
The space will transform from a collaborative workspace in the day to pub with live music at night.
The owner of Pictura Gallery says he's exploring options for the location.
Switchyard Brewing Co. had announced an agreement earlier this year to move into the Elm Heights location.
Bloomingfoods is consolidating citing financial concerns.
Tony Alogni will start the job on March 1st, moving from a position at the second-largest co-op in the country in Hanover, New Hampshire.
Bloomingfoods employees voted to unionize in November. The deal will be their first union agreement.
"We’re looking at where we have opportunities to adjust our prices and serve our members better," Paula Gilbertson, acting GM of Bloomingfoods, says.