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Wakefern Food Corp. Turns 75
October 25, 2021

Wakefern Food Corp. Turns 75

Pictured left to right: Wakefern President and COO Joe Sheridan, Wakefern Chairman and CEO Joseph Colalillo, and Wakefern Executive Vice President Chris Lane hold a proclamation from New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and a joint resolution from the New Jersey State Legislature marking Wakefern's 75th anniversary. The cooperative celebrated its milestone anniversary during its Annual Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 21. 


The Fresh Grocer Says Thanks to Associates on Supermarket Employee Day
February 22, 2021

The Fresh Grocer Says Thanks to Associates on Supermarket Employee Day

The Fresh Grocer joined other retailers in marking the first-ever Supermarket Employee Day Monday by thanking associates who give their all to help customers and communities and whose commitment has been critical during the pandemic.


Wakefern Food Corp. Joins Consortium to Reinvent the Retail Bag
February 12, 2021

Wakefern Food Corp. Joins Consortium to Reinvent the Retail Bag

Wakefern joins the Consortium to Reinvent the Retail Bag and its Beyond the Bag Initiative, a collective effort that aims to identify, test and scale design solutions to make a more consumer-friendly, sustainable retail bag.
 


Wakefern Food Corp. and The Fresh Grocer Announce $1 Million Donation to Support Food Banks During COVID-19 Pandemic
April 10, 2020

Wakefern Food Corp. and The Fresh Grocer Announce $1 Million Donation to Support Food Banks During COVID-19 Pandemic

Funds will help local food banks respond to increased need for food and essentials, The donation will be divided among food banks across the nine-state trading area of supermarket banners The Fresh Grocer, Price Rite Marketplace, and ShopRite.


Wakefern Food Corp. Implements Enhanced Safety Protocols at Stores to Help Protect Shoppers and Associates
April 09, 2020

Wakefern Food Corp. Implements Enhanced Safety Protocols at Stores to Help Protect Shoppers and Associates

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the retailer-owned cooperative adopts protective measures, including Temperature Monitoring for associates. Pictured left is a social distancing floor marker at a store.
 


The Fresh Grocer and Wakefern Food Corp. Announce Major Hiring Initiative
April 01, 2020

The Fresh Grocer and Wakefern Food Corp. Announce Major Hiring Initiative

Retailer-owned cooperative Wakefern Food Corp. is filling positions at its warehouses and stores including ShopRite, The Fresh Grocer, Price Rite Marketplace, Dearborn Market and Gourmet Garage.
 


The Fresh Grocer and Wakefern Announce Programs to Enhance Benefits, Compensation for Workers
March 25, 2020

The Fresh Grocer and Wakefern Announce Programs to Enhance Benefits, Compensation for Workers

In reseponse to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Fresh Grocer and retailer-owned cooperative Wakefern Food Corp. recognize store associates for their commitment to serving their communities.


Wakefern Food Corp. Announces Programs to Enhance Benefits and Compensation for Workers
March 24, 2020

Wakefern Food Corp. Announces Programs to Enhance Benefits and Compensation for Workers

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the retailer-owned cooperative recognizes store associates for their commitment to serving their communities.


Price Rite Marketplace Celebrates Rebrand in Massachusetts
January 27, 2020

Price Rite Marketplace Celebrates Rebrand in Massachusetts

  • Rebranded Price Rite Marketplace stores open in five Massachusetts locations: Chicopee, Pittsfield, Springfield, West Springfield and Westfield, MA.
  • Award-winning store design focuses on fresh foods and value
  • New ‘Drop Zone,’ ‘Amazing Value!’ and ‘Spot on Savings!’ make it easier to find the best deals
  • Hundreds of everyday prices lowered in each of the five stores


Fresh Grocer Associates Join Nelson Agholor for Donation to Philabundance
November 20, 2019

Fresh Grocer Associates Join Nelson Agholor for Donation to Philabundance

Nelson Agholor, Philadelphia professional football player and wide receiver, takes a selfie with associates from The Fresh Grocer, ShopRite and Price Rite Marketplace. Agholor helped associates unload turkeys at Philabundance food bank in Philadelphia in the run-up to the holiday season.

 




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