Trader Joe’s Tucson AZ

Trader Joe’s Tucson Locations

Trader Joe’s Hours and Store Locations In Tucson

History Of Trader Joe’s

Trader Joe's tucson azTrader Joe’s is 2 buck chuck and so much more. It all started in the 50s when Joe Coulombe opened the first Pronto Market in the Los Angeles CA area. These original “convenience stores” were much like 7-Elevens. Thinking that it wasn’t to smart to compete against the “big” chain, The name was changed to Trader Joe’s in 1967.

With the name change, Trader Joe’s began offering hard to find items in the now familiar “Trader Joe’s” brand. That innovative decision, lowered costs and established the “value” marketing that continues today.

The first Trader Joe’s opened in Pasadena California with an larger footprint, cedar plank walls and, yes, the crews of people in Hawaiian shirts.

Today, Trader Joe’s boasts over 400 stores across the United States. About 50% are still in California.

What You May Not Know

What few people know is that Trader Joe’s was purchased from the founder in 1979 by a German family trust. That trust also owns Aldi Nord’s, one of the largest discount supermarket chains on the planet with over 9,000 stores world wide.

As patrons of Trader Joe’s know, the wine selections are varied and well priced. Once only California wines were found. Today, wines from around the world can be found at Trader Joe’s.

There are 4 Trader Joe’s Hours and Locations in Tucson

Wilmot Road – MAP
1101 N Wilmot Rd #147
Tucson AZ

East Grant Road – MAP
4766 E. Grand Rd
Tucson AZ

North Campbell Avenue – MAP
4209 North Campbell Ave
Tucson AZ

Oracle Road – MAP
7902 North Oracle Rd
Oro Valley AZ

All stores are open from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM every day.


Trader Joe’s has interesting food items from around the world. The staff is friendly and helpful. Even better, the check out lanes move quickly. We are not sure what today’s price is on 2 Buck Chuck, but in Tucson 2 Buck Chuck is $2.99. Oh well, it is still a good price for a decent wine. We shop there A LOT!

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Trader Joe’s Tucson AZ was last modified: June 15th, 2015 by ben4wp

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Trader Joe’s Tucson AZ was last modified: June 15th, 2015 by ben4wp
Trader Joe’s Tucson AZ was last modified: June 15th, 2015 by ben4wp

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