GARWOOD, NJ — New Jersey’s first Food Emporium celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday in Garwood. The supermarket has been open about a week.

“I wish you luck,” Mayor Charles Lombardo said. “It’s a great facility inside and out.”

Owner Kevin Kim, who owns four other supermarkets, told the crowd that he will bring good food at good prices and offer excellent customer service.

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“I’m here to serve the community,” Kim said.

Food Emporium is located at 10 South Avenue in Garwood.