Fresh & Easy to close South LA store

8250297617_525464b08c_kA South Los Angeles neighborhood will soon have one less option for fresh produce. Grocery chain Fresh & Easy is preparing to close its store on Central and Adams Boulevards in South LA, in addition to 29 of its other locations in Southern California.

The University Park location, on Figueroa Street and Jefferson Boulevard, will remain open.

Fresh & Easy spokesman Brendan Wolcott says the locations are being closed because they “do not meet the criteria of Fresh & Easy’s model of modern convenience.” [Read more…]