Walmart giving away free samples to celebrate remodeled store

Walmart has finished remodeling its Greenacres store and the company is giving away free food samples this weekend to mark the occasion.

Wal-Mart shopping carts sit outside of a store on February 20, 2014 in San Lorenzo, California. The mega-retailer announced Monday it is buying Jet.com.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wal-Mart shopping carts sit outside of a store on February 20, 2014 in San Lorenzo, California. The mega-retailer announced Monday it is buying Jet.com. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

“A brief ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held on Sept. 2 at 8 a.m., followed by free food samples while supplies last,” the company said in a news release announcing the completion of the project. “On Saturday, Sept. 3, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 4, from noon to 5 p.m., customers can enjoy a grand reopening event with sampling.”

The store is located at at 6294 Forest Hill Blvd. in Greenacres.

“We are looking forward to re-introducing our store to the community with expanded offerings and a fresh look,”  store manager Derrick Peterson said. “Our everyday low prices will remain the same, but we’re adding greater convenience and a new and improved local grocery shopping experience.”