ShopRite of Evesham Road to Host Gluten-Free Festival
WHAT: The ShopRite of Evesham Road in Cherry Hill will host a Gluten-Free Festival on Saturday, May 3rd from 10 AM to 2 PM. ShopRite’s very own in-store dietitian, Ashley Cully, RD, will be on hand to educate individuals and families on budget-friendly ways to manage Celiac disease and will offer recipe and product suggestions to help ease the transition into a gluten-free lifestyle. Dr. Ritu Verma, a pediatric gastroenterologist at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Director of the Center for Celiac Disease, will also be available to advise families on the ways in which to navigate a Celiac diagnosis. Representatives from the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness and the South Jersey Chapter of the Celiac Support Association will also be in attendance to answer customer questions.
The Gluten-Free festival will include samplings, tasting and giveaways from some of the most popular national, gluten-free brands, including Snyder's, GoVeggie, EnjoyLife, KIND, The Little Bakery, Amy's, Dr. Praeger's, and many more.
The ShopRite of Evesham Road features a Gluten-Free Department , featuring well-known national brands in both packaged and frozen varieties to accommodate and meet the individual, gluten-free needs of every ShopRite customer.
Customers are encouraged to attend Saturday’s free event to learn more about ShopRite’s gluten-free offerings. For a one-on-one, free consultation with Ashley Cully, RD, customers can make an appointment by calling or emailing Ashley directly: (856) firstname.lastname@example.org.
As part of ShopRite’s commitment to helping its customers live healthier lives, an on-site registered dietitian is available in many of its stores on a daily basis for free customer consultation. This service offers customers the opportunity to discuss their health and dietary needs with a nutrition professional. Customers can consult with ShopRite retail dietitians on a number of issues, including learning how to shop for healthy meals, proper nutrition for specific medical conditions – such as Celiac disease - or simply how to get more fruits and vegetables into their diet.
WHEN: Saturday, May 3, 10 AM – 2 PM
WHERE: ShopRite of Evesham Road, 400 E. Evesham Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
ShopRite is the registered trademark of Wakefern Food Corp., a retailer-owned cooperative, based in Keasbey, NJ and the largest supermarket cooperative in the United States. With more than 250 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, ShopRite serves more than six million customers each week. A long-time supporter of key community efforts, ShopRite is dedicated to fighting hunger in the communities it serves. Through its ShopRite Partners In Caring program, ShopRite has donated $33 million to 1,700 worthy charities and food banks since the program began in 1999. As a title sponsor of the LPGA’s ShopRite Classic, ShopRite has raised more than $27 million for local schools, hospitals and community groups. Progressive Grocer named ShopRite its 2011 Retailer of the Year and Supermarket News awarded ShopRite its 2011 Retail Excellence Award. For more information, please visit www.ShopRite.com.