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Nutz

Bowling Green, KY

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#1
Mar 8, 2013
 
Whats going on at the Pig theyre laying people off.people need to support local business
In the know

Nortonville, KY

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#2
Mar 8, 2013
 
Business is slow in alot of places, maybe because of the new store on east cedar, their parking lot is packed. People have to save money and piggly is high.
Anna

Mayfield, KY

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Mar 9, 2013
 

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The Price Less store carries the same store brand as Piggly and many of the same other brands and items too. The prices at Piggly are definitely higher than other stores. But I'd hate to see Piggly in trouble. I like the store. You can get personal service there. They'll order special items, etc. Plus Piggly is very convenient for people who live nearby or who drive 31W back and forth to work.
In the know

Nortonville, KY

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#4
Mar 9, 2013
 
Both stores will survive, like it was posted, Pigglys is very convenient for town people, some walk to the store.
stella

Canton, OH

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#5
Mar 9, 2013
 
Anna wrote:
The Price Less store carries the same store brand as Piggly and many of the same other brands and items too. The prices at Piggly are definitely higher than other stores. But I'd hate to see Piggly in trouble. I like the store. You can get personal service there. They'll order special items, etc. Plus Piggly is very convenient for people who live nearby or who drive 31W back and forth to work.
I would expect to see the same products , they are both owned by Houchins.
I like Piggly Wiggly and location . Maybe they will use it for a tax write off.
Outlaw rebel

United States

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#6
Mar 14, 2013
 
I know that big guy n the meat dept been there for almost 40 yrs n he has been there to see iga n all the other names it went through before it was even the pig I know one this he is the best and kindest person at that place boy I'd hate to piss that big mf off hell all he does Is sling all that heavy ass meat that goes through them doors good guy do sho
fudds

Portland, TN

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Mar 14, 2013
 

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What I don't understand is why Houchen's would bring in a new store to compete with one of their own stores. Maybe it's just a revamping of the pitiful Sav-a-Lot.

Everyone knows that crap(Wal-Mart) is king around here, though. For what reason I don't know. I can't wait until we get a real grocery here, like Kroger or Publix.
Joan

Portland, TN

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Mar 14, 2013
 
fudds wrote:
What I don't understand is why Houchen's would bring in a new store to compete with one of their own stores. Maybe it's just a revamping of the pitiful Sav-a-Lot.
Everyone knows that crap(Wal-Mart) is king around here, though. For what reason I don't know. I can't wait until we get a real grocery here, like Kroger or Publix.
No Krogers, No Publix for Franklin, ever!
Franklin girl

Lewisburg, KY

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Mar 14, 2013
 
stella wrote:
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I would expect to see the same products , they are both owned by Houchins.
I like Piggly Wiggly and location . Maybe they will use it for a tax write off.
I think the Pig will survive IGA, just as they survived Wal-Mart, Food Lion and Sav-A-Lot. Just for the record, Houchens does NOT own Piggly Wiggly. I realize they have their hands in a lot of businesses, and both stores carry a lot of the same products, but Piggly Wiggly stores are all independently owned and operated.
Happy shopper

Franklin, KY

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Mar 14, 2013
 

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Krogers and Publix kind of remind me of Coors beer. When you could not buy Coors except in a few states people would travel and bring it back by the cases. When it got to KY it was no longer a big deal. I really don't know what Kroger has that our new store doesn't. I am happy with our new store! and I will also continue to support the Pig.
Wondering

Portland, TN

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#11
Mar 15, 2013
 
You want some drugs hit the new store up. Jackie will hook you up. Many more there will to. All kinds of dealers and users there. Cindy and Brittany lord help that store.
fudds

Portland, TN

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#12
Mar 15, 2013
 
Houchens DOES run Piggly Wiggly stores.

http://www.hoovers.com/company-information/cs...
fuzzy

United States

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Mar 15, 2013
 
Wondering wrote:
You want some drugs hit the new store up. Jackie will hook you up. Many more there will to. All kinds of dealers and users there. Cindy and Brittany lord help that store.
really?
Yeah

Elkton, KY

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Mar 15, 2013
 
Wondering wrote:
You want some drugs hit the new store up. Jackie will hook you up. Many more there will to. All kinds of dealers and users there. Cindy and Brittany lord help that store.

I went though a lady's line there the other day named Cindy..she looked like the meth posters you see everywhere and she looked high that day too and not very friendly either
Franklin Girl

Hodgenville, KY

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#15
Mar 15, 2013
 
fudds wrote:
Houchens DOES run Piggly Wiggly stores.
http://www.hoovers.com/company-information/cs...
No Houchens doesn't own the Franklin Piggly Wiggly. It is independently owned by 2 men. I don't know about other Piggly Wiggly's but Houchens DOESN'T own the one in Franklin.
Red456

Franklin, KY

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#16
Mar 16, 2013
 
Just for the record Piggly Wiggly 10 is indepently owned by Ronnie Porter and Mike Reese. It is listed as R & P Foods LLC dba Piggly Wiggly #10, 402 N. Main Street, Franklin, KY 42134.
mymy

Bowling Green, KY

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#17
Mar 16, 2013
 
The Houchens group is the 10th fastest growing org. in the US like Wal Mart who doesnt give a damn who they hurt put out of business etc. I dont support wally world because they destroy communitues.(think about it)When they started wally couldnt check you out fast enough now you might get out in 30 minutes ,i dont know about you but my time is valuable to me
tori

Duluth, GA

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#18
Mar 16, 2013
 
I love how ppl get on here and run their mouth abt others but dnt post their name if your gonna talk abt someone let them know who their haters are... this regards cindie and brittany they are my soon to be mother and sister in law and neither one of them so drugs thats for sure... and that day she was really sick and left early so before you run your mouth make sure you know a little something about who your talking about thanks and have a great day
Brittany

Portland, TN

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#19
Mar 16, 2013
 
I find this hilarious. You would think people would grow the Fuck and and a grow a pair and talk shit to their faces. Yea won't happen in Franklin. We have nothing else better to do than draw checks and bum from the government, wow you score with the 90% like everyone else. Devote your time to a job, cook clean do something Hell. But let me just give you a little insight on me since you know me all to well. I have an ass, thick legs and chunky cheeks but yet I'm on drugs? I make $7.75 at priceless but yet I'm on drugs? I can't even afford food moreless something useless. My rent is $575 you do the math at 40 hours per week. I have a child I don't get food stamps like half of America, so Stfu and go on somewhere, say it to my face like a big girl or boy you should be, thank youuuuuuu!!!!!

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