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Larry’s Piggly Wiggly stores in Little Chute and Kaukauna will be closed for inventory next Saturday.
When they reopen Sunday, January 28, they’ll be StoneRidge Larry’s Piggly Wiggly stores.
The Verhagen family owned the stores for 85 years.
On Thursday, they finalized an agreement to sell both stores to StoneRidge Markets in Wautoma, which is owned by a group of investors based in Wautoma. The Verhagens sold their De Pere store to StoneRidge in August.
Terms of the deals were not disclosed.
“I started with my dad (Larry Verhagen) when I was five,” said Tom Verhagen, chairman of Larry’s Markets Inc., who said the sale was done in preparation for his retirement as well as the retirement of his sister, Mary Lynn Verhagen Knapp, and…