News Release
 September 20, 2012
CONTACT: Katie McKenna

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York and northern Pennsylvania, today held a grand re-opening celebration to mark the completion of the renovation of its newest location in N. Boston, NY. In June, Tops Markets assumed operation of the location, formerly North Boston Market Place. Located at 7375 Boston State Rd., renovations provide customers with exterior and interior improvements, including an expanded product selection.

“The N. Boston location has undergone a major renovation since June,” said Frank Curci, Tops president and CEO. “Today, we are proud of the hard work put into the renovation and are excited to offer customers easier navigation, increased selection of product and more convenience.”

Grand opening ceremonies featured the participation of Tops Markets executives, local community leaders, and store associates. Donations were made on behalf of Tops to various local charities through the company’s “Living Here. Giving Here” community partnership program. The Boston Emergency Squad, Boston Seniors, Boy Scout Troop 491, and the North Boston Volunteer Fire Company each received $25from the N. Boston location as a commitment from the store to the community it serves.

Specific changes to the store include new exterior signs, improvements to the store’s parking lot including new lighting and re-striping, new flooring, and overall enhanced décor. Customers will also enjoy major upgrades and expansions to the produce, bakery, deli, meat, and dairy/frozen departments. Included in the renovation was the addition of a Tim Horton’s self-serve kiosk offering fresh brewed coffee, select cold beverages and baked goods. The N. Boston Tops Friendly Markets is open 6 a.m. – 11 p.m., seven days a week.

Tops Markets, LLC, is headquartered in Williamsville, NY and operates 133 full-service supermarkets – 127 company-owned and six franchise locations. With more than 14,000 associates, Tops is a leading full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York and northern Pennsylvania. For more information about Tops Markets, visit the company's website at


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