There were long lines at the opening of Wegmans in Chestnut Hill on Sunday.
There were long lines at the opening of Wegmans in Chestnut Hill on Sunday.
Photo: Wegmans Twitter account

Wegmans, the supermarket chain with dedicated fans, opened its new 80,000 square-foot store in Chestnut Hill Sunday morning.

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Electronic signs positioned near the store

Rich Boscia, Wegmans store manager.

on Route 9 warned of impending traffic delays. The store is located across from the Chestnut Hill mall.

Since opening its doors at 7 a.m., crowds have been large, with lines to get in often stretching out into the parking lot.

As of 10:25 a.m. Sunday, a shopper reported the store was still crowded, but there was no longer a line to get inside.

If you want to see what all the fuss is about here’s a preview video Wegmans shot to help you navigate the store’s layout and departments.