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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.


ShopRite Hosts Boy Scouts
June 10, 2016

ShopRite Hosts Boy Scouts

Wakefern Food Corp. President and COO Joe Sheridan poses for a photo with Boy Scouts at the ShopRite of Newark. Joe, who later this month will receive the Distinguished Citizen Award from the Boy Scouts Patriots' Path Council, talked scouting and the supermarket business during a meeting with members of Troop 4 out of Elizabeth, NJ on Thursday, June 9.


Wakefern Collaborates on Sustainability Initiatives
April 25, 2016

Wakefern Collaborates on Sustainability Initiatives

An associate secures an energy conserving night shade in the produce department at the ShopRite of Milford in Milford, Ct. The store received Grocery Stewardship Certification for incorporating a host of sustainable best practices. More ShopRite stores are doing the same as part of a collaboration with the Manomet Grocery Stewardship program.


Wakefern's Everyday Commitment to Earth Day
April 22, 2016

Wakefern's Everyday Commitment to Earth Day

The stores that belong to our retail cooperative today operate more efficiently, donate more fresh food and compost and recycle more than ever. Pictured left: Wakefern Food Corp. associates check out the ShopRite Earth environmental newsletter that goes to all ShopRite stores.


Fairleigh Dickinson University Recognizes Wakefern with Sustainability Award
April 22, 2016

Fairleigh Dickinson University Recognizes Wakefern with Sustainability Award

Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Institute for Sustainable Enterprise (ISE) proclaimed Wakefern an “outstanding sustainable family-owned business” at its 10th anniversary celebration. Wakefern Community Relations Manager Christine Magyarits accepted the award on behalf of the cooperative.




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