HoursMonday: 6:00a - 10:00p Tuesday: 6:00a - 10:00p Wednesday: 6:00a - 10:00p Thursday: 6:00a - 10:00p Friday: 6:00a - 10:00p Saturday: 6:00a - 10:00p Sunday: 6:00a - 10:00p
About Hen House
In 1923, my parents, Sidney and Mollie Ball started a small neighborhood grocery store on the corner of 16th and Stewart streets in Kansas City, Kansas.
There was no money to hire help, so the two of them ran the store from early in the morning to late evening. My mother ran the cash register and kept the books; my father stocked the shelves, went to the market, and unloaded the truck.
As their business grew, they were able to hire a couple of employees to help out. Today that humble beginning has evolved into a multimillion-dollar corporation called Balls Food Stores.
There are currently 29 stores that spread throughout the metropolitan area under the names of Hen House Market and Balls Price Chopper. Nearly 4,000 people, we like to refer to them as teammates, work as