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ShopRite of Medford Tops Partners In Caring Cheerios Contest
March 09, 2017

ShopRite of Medford Tops Partners In Caring Cheerios Contest

ShopRite of Medford associates Jodi Lattiere, Beth Ann Peterson, and Sue Schembri point to their photos on a special-edition Cheerios box. The three joined hundreds of other ShopRite associates in raising money to fight hunger as part of the annual ShopRite Partners In Caring Cheerios Contest. ShopRite stores raised $1.4 million for regional food banks and pantries. That work earned 80 associates a picture on a Cheerios box.


ShopRite Leader Joseph S. Colalillo Receives Innovation Award
February 10, 2017

ShopRite Leader Joseph S. Colalillo Receives Innovation Award

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) recognizes Wakefern Chairman and CEO Joseph Colalillo, left, as an entrepreneurial and industry leader during FMI's mid-winter executive conference. Colalillo accepted the FMI award on behalf of his ShopRite associates.


Richard Saker to Lead New Jersey Food Council
January 27, 2017

Richard Saker to Lead New Jersey Food Council

Richard Saker, President and CEO of Saker ShopRites, Inc. and a member of Wakefern Food Corp., was named chairman of the board for New Jersey’s largest food industry trade association. Saker, left, poses for a photo with New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno and former Gov. Donald DiFrancesco during the New Jersey Food Council's Annual Membership Meeting  Jan. 24. 

 


Brett Wing Named President of ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc.
January 26, 2017

Brett Wing Named President of ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc.

ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. (SRS), which owns and operates 34 ShopRite stores in New Jersey and New York, has named industry veteran Brett Wing president of the company.  SRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Wakefern Food Corp., the largest U.S. retailer-owned cooperative with members who own and operate hundreds of supermarkets in the northeast under the ShopRite, the Fresh Grocer, Price Rite and Dearborn Market banners.


ShopRite Debuts Wholesome Pantry Private Label Line
December 23, 2016

ShopRite Debuts Wholesome Pantry Private Label Line

Wholesome Pantry’s free-from and organic line provides shoppers with wide range of better-for-you products -- everything from snacks to sauce and frozen vegetables. Wholesome Pantry products contain no artificial additives, flavors or preservatives. 


Wakefern Names Executive Vice President
December 05, 2016

Wakefern Names Executive Vice President

Wakefern Food Corp. President and COO Joe Sheridan has announced the promotion of Chris Lane, Senior Vice President of Product Divisions, pictured left, to Executive Vice President of the company. Lane, a 13-year veteran of the company, will guide day-to-day operations and strategy planning for Wakefern. 


ShopRite Receives Prestigious Commissioner’s Award from the LPGA
November 18, 2016

ShopRite Receives Prestigious Commissioner’s Award from the LPGA

ShopRite, a longtime LPGA partner, is recognized for supporting the community and women’s golf.


Wakefern Food Corp. Announces $16 Billion in Retail Sales
October 27, 2016

Wakefern Food Corp. Announces $16 Billion in Retail Sales

Wakefern Food Corp. Chairman and CEO Joseph S. Colalillo, left, addressed Wakefern shareholders, store management and staff at the company’s annual shareholder meeting Thursday in East Brunswick, New Jersey. The company marks its 70th anniversary this year.


ShopRite Celebrates 10th Anniversary of In-Store Dietitian Services
September 08, 2016

ShopRite Celebrates 10th Anniversary of In-Store Dietitian Services

ShopRite Dietitian Jenna Werner checks out pineapples with ShopRite customer Teresa, who lost 50 pounds and changed her eating habits with Jenna's help. The ShopRite dietitian program marks its 10th anniversary this month and the important milestone will be marked in stores with 10 days of giveaways, health & wellness workshops and more! 


Another School Partners with Wakefern's Supermarket Careers Program
July 27, 2016

Another School Partners with Wakefern's Supermarket Careers Program

Millstone Middle School is the latest educational facility to incorporate Wakefern’s Supermarket Careers Program, which teaches life skills to students who plan to enter the work force after high school. When completed, the learning lab will be a place for students to train to work retail in a supermarket setting like ShopRite.




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