Sprouts to open in Cedar Park Aug. 27

Sprouts Farmers Market will open Aug. 27 in Cedar Park, the company announced May 20.



The 27,000-square-foot store, under construction at 1530 Cypress Creek Road, is the fifth Sprouts in the greater Austin area. The company said it plans to hire about 100 full- and part-time employees including department and assistant department managers for grocery, deli, meat, bakery, clerks, cashiers, administrative coordinators and receivers, and more.



Sprouts offers a variety of organic produce, bulk foods, gluten-free groceries, fresh-baked goods and dairy selections. The vitamin department carries herbal supplements, natural remedies, functional food and more. The store will also have on-site butchers to assist customers with special cuts of meat and seafood.



The Phoenix-based grocer employs more than 15,000 workers and operates 170 stores in nine states. Sprouts plans to open at least three other Texas stores this year, including Hurst on Aug. 6, Spring on Aug. 20 and Arlington on Sept. 10.

By Emilie Lutostanski
Emilie reported on education, business, city and county news starting in 2009. After a stint as a radio reporter and writing for the Temple Daily Telegram, she joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2011. In 2013 she was promoted to editor of the Cedar Park | Leander edition, covering transportation, development, city and education news. In February 2015 she advanced her passion for online media and was promoted to manage digital content, metrics analytics, and quality assurance as well as branding and social networks in various inaugural roles at the company, including community manager and digital managing editor. Most recently in 2017, Emilie expanded her responsibilities to include sales support as Community Impact's first digital product manager. She oversees digital product development, enhancement, and monetization strategies; online content innovation, processes and efficiencies; and company-wide training for Community Impact's digital offerings.


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