"Such statements are categorically untrue and disappointing," the grocery store chain wrote in a statement.
Despite reports, Fairway Market has no intention to file for chapter 7 or liquidate all of its stores. All 14 stores remain open for business, offering a complete range of high quality, specialty food products, and we look forward to seeing our customers and employees. pic.twitter.com/eqiMFODBGW— Fairway Market (@FairwayMarket) January 22, 2020
Fairway said all 14 stores remain open for business.
The company added that it "has been engaged in a strategic process and expects to soon announce a value maximizing transaction that will provide for the ongoing operation of stores."
Fairway Market has been a fixture in New York City since the 1930s.
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