CUDAHY — After
more than forty years in business, Pick ‘n Save in Cudahy is
expected to close in the coming weeks, leaving the city without a
All of the
store’s 75 employees will be offered jobs at other Pick ‘n Save
stores after the Cudahy location, at 5851 S. Packard Ave., closes in
consideration of the long-term financial performance of this store,
our efforts did not bring about the results needed to meet our
business goals and objectives,” said James Hyland, Roundy’s
Supermarkets vice president of communications and public affairs, in
had been underperforming, and closing failing stores ensures other
stores stay strong, Hyland said.
Hohenfeldt said the city was given no prior warning from Pick ‘n
Save about the closure.
disappointed as a mayor, as are many of my residents,” Hohenfeldt
Though it will
leave Cudahy without a grocery store, it will push community
planners to bring in “new life” and a different store to fill the
void, he said.
sale started Wednesday, and the store is expected to close next
Other Pick ‘n
Save stores nearby:
St. Francis – Whitnall, 4698 S. Whitnall Ave.
South Milwaukee – 2931 S. Chicago St.
Oak Creek – 2320 W. Ryan Road
Oak Creek – Mega Mall, 8770 S. Howell Ave