WATCHUNG, NJ -- Retail giant Walmart today announced that it expects to spend an estimated $96 million this year in New Jersey through the remodeling, relocation or expansion of 13 stores, including the Route 22 location in Watchung.
“Walmart is strongly committed to enhancing the overall shopping experience in New Jersey,” said Glen Spencer, Walmart’s Regional General Manager for New Jersey. “We’re investing millions in technology and innovations, as well as in our people. This will significantly benefit our customers, whether they’re shopping in-store or online.”
The nearby stores that will be remodeled include locations at 1303 Centennial Avenue, Piscataway; 1501 US Highway 22, Watchung; and 1601 W Edgar Rd, Linden (store relocation).
Additionally, Walmart also plans to expand online ordering/grocery pickup options and grocery delivery and will introduce autonomous floor scrubbers at several unspecified stores across the state.