H-E-B to break ground in Lubbock on Nov. 21

H-E-B to break ground in Lubbock on Nov. 21
Eddie McBride, president and CEO of the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce, said it is not surprising that H-E-B is coming to Lubbock, but it is exciting.

LUBBOCK, Texas (NEWS RELEASE) - H-E-B will break ground on its newest location at 114th Street and Quaker Avenue in Lubbock, Texas on Thursday, Nov. 21. at 3 p.m.

The 120,000-square-foot store, which is slated to open in late 2020, has been tailored to reflect the look, feel and traditions unique to Lubbock, emphasizing the hometown West Texas flair. The store will be built with environmental sustainability in mind, incorporating several energy efficient inclusions such as CO2 refrigeration units and LED lighting.

The 120,000-square-foot store, which is slated to open in late 2020, has been tailored to reflect the look, feel and traditions unique to Lubbock, emphasizing the hometown West Texas flair
The 120,000-square-foot store, which is slated to open in late 2020, has been tailored to reflect the look, feel and traditions unique to Lubbock, emphasizing the hometown West Texas flair (Source: H-E-B)

Distinct features will include a fuel station with car wash, two-lane drive-thru Pharmacy, and a True Texas BBQ, H-E-B’s lauded barbecue restaurant that was recently named best barbecue chain in Texas by Texas Monthly and top barbecue chain in the nation by Thrillist, with indoor and outdoor seating.

A groundbreaking ceremony will take place to celebrate the occasion. Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope will join H-E-B partners along with Raider Red, The Texas Tech Pom Squad and Lubbock-Cooper High School Drum Corps. The community is invited to attend but is asked to RSVP to rsvp@heb.com.

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