Just five days left before the Palatine Whole Foods closes and the new Kildeer location opens on March 6.
Whole Foods Palatine Closing
Friday, March 1, 2013
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Roughly 100 employees from the Palatine store will be moved to the new Kildeer location and 40 more positions are expected to be filled.
The Palatine Whole Foods will be relocating operations in the early spring to their new location in Kildeer, and 100 employees will be moving with it. Space constraints at their current location at 1331 N. Rand Road in the Park Place mall are the reason the company chose to leave, according Tanya Kostetsky, the Whole Foods store marketing & community relations specialist. Kostetsky said previous media reports stated the company was laying off employees, but that couldn't be further from the truth. "Approximately 100 team members from Palatine will be relocated to Kildeer in their current positions. We are looking to hire about 40 additional team members," Kostetsky said. Kostetsky said the company did decide to close the Midwest Kitchen …