new Mutual store at 3522 Foothill

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new Mutual store at 3522 Foothill - MUTUAL C0MP1 y ADDS NEW STORE 7 0 OAKLAND CHI...
MUTUAL C0MP1 y ADDS NEW STORE 7 0 OAKLAND CHI Branch "Cash and Carry'' Shop Opens At 3522 Foot-hill Boulevard. Saturday, June 18, marked the opening of the latent addition to the Mutual chain. This new store ! located at 8522 Foothill boulevard, Oakland. No. 77 la typical of all other Mutual stores, carrying a complete line of creamery products, bakery goods and groceries. The Mutual Creamery company operates on such a large scale that It Is necessary that they own most of their own manufacturing plants. At present they are manufacturing their own ice cream and butter and pasteurizing their own (milk and cream. The Mutual Cream- ery company also maintains a bakery equipped with the most modern and up-to-date machinery. Here an abundance of delicious bakery products are turned out dally. Five large motor trucks are - used In supplying the stores with bakery goods alone. The grocery warehouse Is a class A building with over 6000 square ' feet of floor space. Here, In most Instances, groceries are bought In carload lots, thus effecting ag reat aving which Is passed along to the consumer. Since June IS the ompany has opened three new tores, making a total of 80 stores to date. According to Nye, It is the .Intention of this company to kave ISO stores In operation by the end of the year. A fiMt of J 6 motor trucks and Several hundred employees are kept busy supplying tne stores, it was pointed out by Nye that delivery systems, cnarge accounts ana icio phone service were all expenses that the average merchant must add to his selling price. These are all eliminated at the Mutual stores, and the housewife receives the benefit. - Mutual stores are neat light and rell kept food shops a real asset to any neighborhood. 90

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 28 Jun 1925, Sun,
  3. Page 36

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