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Rice Epicurean Markets, the oldest family-owned supermarket in Houston, opened its first store in InThe Village shopping center west of Rice Institute was an undeveloped, wooded area. Rice Boulevard was an unpaved dirt road and West University Place was in its developmental stages. In those early days, there were only two buildings in the shopping center, an ice house at the corner of Rice Boulevard and Kirby, and Rice Boulevard Food Market at l Rice Boulevard.
That successful first store was eventually enlarged on five occasions until there was no longer space on the site for expansion. Friedlander, ed the business. Two years later, his son, Joel M. Levy, came into the family business.
When the Tanglewood store opened, it was surrounded by farmland and many customers were nearby rice farmers who were delighted not to have to go into the city for groceries. The store virtually stood alone and was the only major structure in what was to become the prestigious Galleria area. William H.
Levy passed away inbut Rice Epicurean Markets continues to maintain his concepts from the first neighborhood location: quality products and personal service. Before the advent of the supermarket of today, customers shopped in their own neighborhood and were known by name by the grocer, who usually offered charging privileges by simply ing their names on the grocery bills.
Rice, to now compete with the larger chains, was re-created in a successful effort to be the best grocery store in town. InRice Epicurean Markets was born. Today, Rice Epicurean Markets is still merchandised to be in tune with its neighborhood. The charge card system with monthly billing, introduced inremains in effect. Rice Epicurean Markets prides itself on the of employees who have been with the chain for 20 years or more and can tell you by name, the customers and their families who have shopped with them for many, many years.
The Rice Epicurean concept pays close attention to the regular stock of grocery store items, but special requests, gourmet products and customer service figure prominently in the overall operation. Rice Epicurean Markets, Inc.William levy feet
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