Fresh & Easy Announces Opening Dates for Sacramento Stores

Stores will make fresh food more accessible and grocery shopping easier

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--()--Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market today announced opening dates for its first five stores in the Sacramento region. These openings will create more than 100 good jobs with benefits. For each new store opening, Fresh & Easy invites neighbors to nominate a local, non-profit organization to receive a $1,000 donation. Charities can be nominated at www.freshandeasy.com/NominateGroup.

“We are absolutely thrilled to open our first stores in Sacramento”

Fresh & Easy opened its first stores in Southern California, Arizona and Nevada in 2007 and set out to change the way consumers shop by making fresh meals and groceries more affordable and accessible. The company expanded into Northern California last year and now has more than 180 stores.

“We are absolutely thrilled to open our first stores in Sacramento,” said Fresh & Easy Chief Executive Officer, Tim Mason. “No one works harder to bring customers the freshest, best-tasting, and most affordable food than Fresh & Easy.”

Store opening dates announced today:

March 7th            

  Mack & Franklin Sacramento

Watt & El Camino Ave Sacramento
 
March 14th

Lincoln & Sterling Lincoln

Elk Grove & Calvine Elk Grove

Natoma St & Blue Ravine Folsom
 

As part of Fresh & Easy’s commitment to offer great food customers can trust, the company’s team of chefs has focused on making meals and products that are less processed and more convenient for busy families. All of Fresh & Easy’s products, including ready-to-cook meals, are made with the highest quality ingredients, and contain no artificial colors, flavors high fructose corn syrup or added trans fats. In addition to fresh prepared meals, Fresh & Easy offers fresh baked goods, meats and produce as well as favorite national brand products and household items, all at great low prices.

On average, Fresh & Easy stores use 30% less energy than a typical supermarket, which helps the environment and saves customers money. Fresh & Easy uses LED lighting in external signs and freezer cases, offers customer recycling in every store and uses advanced refrigeration and freezer units to cut back on energy usage. The company also recycles or reuses all of its display packaging, sending the majority back through its distribution center.

For more information about Fresh & Easy, visit www.freshandeasy.com. Also follow the company on Twitter at: www.twitter.com/freshandeasy and become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/freshandeasy.

Contacts

Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market
Brendan Wonnacott, 310-384-3833
brendan.wonnacott@freshandeasy.com

Release Summary

Fresh & Easy announced opening dates for its first five stores in the Sacramento region, creating more than 100 good jobs with benefits.

Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market