Category Archive: detroit grocers

Apr 09

Metro Foodland–Last African-American Owned Full-Service Grocery Store in Detroit

James Hooks has owned and operated Metro Foodland in northwest Detroit in the Grandland Shopping Center for over 27 years. Metro Foodland is the only Black-owned full-service grocery store in Detroit and one of the last in the entire United States. A proposed Meijer superstore in the location of the now-closed Redford High School less …

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