If early-stage talks progress, Charlestown residents may have to say "good-bye" to the Johnnie's Foodmaster next to Thompson Square.
The Boston Globe reports that upscale grocery chain Whole Foods is in talks to take over six Foodmaster locations, one each in Arlington, Brookline, Melrose, South Weymouth, Somerville and Charlestown.
The report said it was unclear as to what Foodmaster would do with its remaining locations should it agree to the deal.
Some of you have commented several times recently that you would like to see a Trader Joe's—potentially at a vacant building by the water's edge.
Would you consider getting a Whole Foods the next best thing?
What do you think about the prospect of losing the Johnnie's Foodmaster?