Business & Real Estate

Sprouts Farmers Market announces intent to open Folsom store

Sprouts Farmers Market plans to open a store in Folsom, the company announced Wednesday.

The company announced eight new locations to open in the first quarter of 2017 nationwide, including a store at 905 E. Bidwell St. in Folsom.

Hiring information and the exact opening date for the Folsom store are not yet available. Sprouts has two stores in Roseville, and one each in Sacramento, Citrus Heights and Elk Grove.

Sprouts employs more than 23,000 workers and operates more than 240 stores in 13 states.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews