To celebrate the expansion of its Woodbury store, Iavarone Bros. is giving away jars of its slow-simmered tomato sauce to the first 200 customers who show up at each of its four locations tomorrow. The 24-ounce jar usually sells for $6.99.
The Woodbury store, which opened in 2009, has grown from 6,200 square feet to 9,600. In the new space is a rice-cake machine (pop!), a broader line of organic produce and sustainably raised meat and an organic juice bar.
Iavarone Bros. stores are at:
7929 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury Village Shopping Center, Woodbury, 516-921-5400
1166 Wantagh Ave., Cherrywood Center, Wantagh, 516-781-6400
1538 Union Tpke., Lake Success Center, New Hyde Park, 516-488-5600
6900 Grand Ave., Maspeth, 718-639-3623
In other news, Fairway has opened a store in Douglaston, a real convenenience for shoppers in Western Nassau who don't want to make the trip to Plainview. The new store takes over the old Waldbaum's, below Macy's in the Douglaston Plaza Shopping Center at 242-02 61st Ave., Douglaston, Queens, 718-423-2100.