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Wegmans grocery store possibly coming to Cary

Posted January 21, 2016 8:50 a.m. EST

— Wegmans Food Markets, the No. 1-ranked grocery store by Consumer Reports, is in lease negotiations for a store across from Cary Towne Center.

The family-owned, Rochester, N.Y.-based chain has 88 stores in New York, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey and Massachusetts.

A statement from spokeswoman Jo Natale indicates, "We have signed a letter of intent and are working through lease negotiations with Columbia Development Group, with hopes of reaching a final lease agreement sometime during the first quarter of 2016.”

Have you ever shopped at Wegmans? What are your thoughts about the store?

Here are the basics of the coupon policy from their website.

The policy they develop for North Carolina may be different and we will know more in the future.

*Wegmans accepts both Manufacturer's and Wegmans store coupons.

*Wegmans doubles manufacturers' coupons that have a face value of $.99 or less.

*Four manufacturers' coupons will be accepted on four of the same brand product per day.

*The value of the coupon may not exceed the retail price, including doubled coupons.

*You can use a manufacturers' coupon and a Shoppers Club discount or store coupon on the same item. You can't exceed the retail price when using both coupons.

*No printable free product manufacturers' coupons.

*They do not double manufacturers' coupons that state "do not double".

*They will not accept an Internet coupon that is over $4.99.

Wegmans also has a Shoppers Card reward card program and Shoppers Club apps.