Last BI-LO Grocery Stores Closing in Charlotte Area & Across Carolinas & Georgia

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – It’s the end of an era for a well-known grocery store chain.

The last BI-LO stores in the Charlotte area will close on Sunday.

One is on Mount Holly-Huntersville Road in Northwest Charlotte.

The others are in Monroe, Stanley, and Statesville.

Parent company Southeastern Grocers decided to stop operating stores under the BI-LO brand.

All BI-LO’s across the Carolinas & Georgia will close by April 18th.

The BI-LO chain started in Greenville, South Carolina and has been around for 60 years.

Food Lion and other grocery stores bought some former BI-LO locations, but others will permanently close.