YONKERS, N.Y. -- The menu of international food shops in Yonkers is about to get bigger.
H Mart, an American chain headquartered in New Jersey, specializes in Asian foods and live fish and shellfish, but also carries standard supermarket items.
It is shooting for a grand opening on April 13 in the former Pathmark in Highridge Plaza, 1757 Central Park Ave.
The new 41,764-square-foot store’s façade is complete and construction workers have been seen doing their thing inside.
H Mart has 50 locations in 11 states here and also has stores in Canada, and London.
It also has a store in Hartsdale at the Dalewood Shopping Center, 371 North Central Ave.
The chain also operates several Super H Mart store.
Some locations also have bakeries and restaurants.
The “H” stands for Han Ah Reum, a Korea phrase that means “one arm full of groceries.”