Trader Joe's is coming to Katy in 2014

KATY, TX ( – Specialty grocer Trader Joe’s will open at LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch sometime in 2014.

According to a company press release, the store will be located at 2643 Commercial Center Boulevard. The store will be approximately 12,500 square feet in size.

The Monrovia, Calif.-based specialty grocer arrived in Houston last year, and the company currently has locations in The Woodlands, Montrose and Memorial areas.

Trader Joe’s offers gourmet and organic products, often value-priced. Products range from a wasabi seaweed snack to staples such as milk and eggs. About 80 percent of the store’s products are private label.

Trader Joe’s will be the latest grocer to locate in Katy.  Whole Foods, Sprouts and Aldi have all opened in 2013.  All of the stores will be within about two miles of each other.