MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — A new Publix location in Myrtle Beach opened on Wednesday.

The 46,811-square-foot store at 955 Wood Duck Drive near South Strand Medical Center, opened at 7 a.m. Wednesday and will be open daily from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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“We are excited to expand across the region with the opening of our Publix in Myrtle Beach,” Publix spokesperson Jared Glover said in a news release. “We look forward to bringing Publix’s legendary service and quality to this great community.”

There will be about 130 employees at the location, according to the company.

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The store has a deli, baker, wine department, full-service meat department, full-service seafood department and a full-service pharmacy, according to the news release.

Editor’s note: The square footage of the store has been corrected in this story to reflect corrected information from the company.