Positivity: Kia Patterson Opens Compton’s First Black Grocery Store

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A lil positivity…

Kia Patterson Opens “The Grocery Outlet” In Compton, California

A black entrepreneur who opened a grocery store to serve the underserved is going viral. Kia Patterson owns and operates “The Grocery Outlet” in Compton, California that provides healthy, organic options to the community.

The store is the city’s first Black-owned grocery store and Kia credits her successful business to her background in the industry.

“It took a lot of background experience,” said Kia who previously worked at another store before opening her own.

“The Grocery Outlet” is located at 2175 W. Rosecrans Ave Compton, Ca. 90220.

An interview featuring Kia has over 2 million views on Facebook.

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