Champaign, Ill. -- Oakbrook Terrace, Ill.-based Mid-America Asset Management said that Kroger Limited Partnership 1 has signed a lease for 20,437 sq. ft. at Champaign Town Center in Champaign, Ill., to open a Ruler Foods discount grocery store in March 2013.
This will be the first Ruler Foods store in Champaign, which will be joining anchors HH Greg and Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. The grocer is taking space formerly occupied by Old Navy. Ruler Foods offers the sale of Kroger-branded private-label groceries and is owned by Seymor, Ind.-based JayC Food Stores, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Kroger Co.