Bazi Natural Energy Shot expands distribution
DENVER — Bazi has brought its energy shot product to Rite Aid locations that feature store-within-a-store GNC LiveWell shops.
"As we continue to aggressively build out our nationwide distribution, we are excited to have the Bazi Natural Energy Shot available at select Rite Aid stores," Bazi CEO Debbie Wildrick said. "We are seeing great response by retailers and distributors as they learn about Bazi and the healthy benefits of our product. This is the first healthy energy shot available on the market and retailers and distributers alike see the value of such a product for the health-conscious consumer."
Fresh & Easy broadens reach to Sacramento
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Fresh & Easy is slated to open its first six stores in the Sacramento region in 2012.
The stores will include three in Sacramento, one in Lincoln, one in Elk Grove and one in Folsom. The chain, which has opened 13 stores in northern California this year, opened a store in the Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood of San Francisco last week.
“We’re excited to continue to expand to new neighborhoods and create good jobs throughout California,” Fresh & Easy CEO Tim Mason said. “We believe everyone deserves access to fresh, wholesome food at affordable prices and we are looking forward to introducing Sacramento to Fresh & Easy.”
Piggly Wiggly Carolina to bring Healthy Monday initiative to stores
NEW YORK — The Mondays Campaigns — a nonprofit organization founded in 2005 in association with Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins’ Bloomberg School of Public Health and Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications — is bringing its Healthy Monday initiative to Piggly Wiggly Carolina in September.
Healthy Monday is an umbrella campaign designed to help the retailer promote healthy eating via the stores’ pharmacies. As part of the retailer’s participation, Piggly Wiggly Carolina’s direcot of pharmacy Scott Wink is using Healthy Monday as the day to initiate conversations between shoppers and pharmacists on how to eat healthier.
According to the Mondays Campaigns, Monday is shown to be a day to promote and sustain healthy behaviors.
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