EDGE Board approves loan for new Superlo in Orange Mound

EDGE Board approves loan for new Superlo in Orange Mound

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The new Superlo in Orange Mound is getting a loan to renovate the once-abandoned Kroger grocery on Lamar Avenue.

The EDGE Board approved $100,000 for Stepherson, Incorporated food company to remodel the 31,000-square-foot supermarket in a neighborhood with a 48 percent poverty rate.

They will hire 68 full-time and part-time employees, and serve nearly 100,000 residents with limited food options in a three-mile radius.

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