Healthy check stand featuring fresh produce and healthy snacks to open at Fresh Market in Ogden on Oct 2

Ogden UT, 2015-10-1 — /EPR Retail News/ — Healthy Check Stand to Open In Fresh Market Ogden

WHAT:           A healthy check stand featuring fresh produce and healthy snacks will officially open to the public October 2 at Fresh Market in Ogden in partnership with the Weber-Morgan Health Department. A ribbon cutting ceremony and remarks will be made by Weber-Morgan Health Department’s Health Officer, Brian Bennion, Fresh Market’s store director, Brandon Allred, and Fresh Market’s nutritionist, Ron Beckstrom.

WHEN:           Friday, October 2, 10:30 a.m.

WHY:              In an effort to help promote a healthy lifestyle, Weber-Morgan Health Department and Fresh Market have partnered to create a healthy check stand—offering fresh produce and healthy snacks to guests as they checkout. According to Weber-Morgan Health Department’s 2014 Center for Health Data, Weber-Morgan has an overweight and obese population of 62.3 percent. 26.8 percent of the Weber-Morgan population has been diagnosed with high blood pressure and 8.9 percent with diabetes (vs. Utah’s 24.4 percent and 7.6 percent).

WHERE:         Fresh Market

5691 Harrison Blvd
Ogden UT 84403

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Media Contact:
Sarah Pettit
Public Relations Manager
801.916.1070

Scpettit@afstores.com

PIO WMHD
Lori Buttars
801.399.7114
lbuttars@co.weber.ut.us

Resources:

For more information about Weber-Morgan Health Department’s health statistics, please visit:http://ibis/health.utah.gov

Healthy check stand with fresh produce and healthy snacks opens at Macey’s Tooele in partnership with Bear River Valley Health Department

Providence UT, 2015-9-1 — /EPR Retail News/ — Healthy check stand with fresh produce and healthy snacks opens at Macey’s Tooele in partnership with Bear River Valley Health Department

WHAT: A healthy check stand featuring fresh produce and healthy snacks will officially open to the public September 1 at Macey’s Tooele in partnership with Bear River Valley Health Department. A ribbon cutting ceremony and remarks will be made by Bear River Health Department’s Lloyd Berentzen, Macey’s store director Kerry Chin and Macey’s nutritionist Ron Beckstrom. 

WHEN: Tuesday, September 1, 10 a.m.

WHY:  In an effort to help promote a healthy lifestyle, Bear River Valley Health Department and Macey’s have partnered to create a healthy check stand—offering fresh produce and healthy snacks to guests as they checkout. According to Bear River Health Department’s 2013 Center for Health Data, Bear River Valley’s obese or overweight population is at 59 percent and high blood pressure and diabetes incidence is at 7.5 percent (vs. Utah’s at 7.1).

WHERE:

Macey’s Providence
50 North Highway 165
Providence UT 84332

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Media Contacts:
Sarah Pettit
Public Relations Manager
801.916.1070

Scpettit@afstores.com

Bear River Valley Health Department

Jill Parker

Public Information Officer

435.994.1022

jparker@brhd.org

 

Resources:

For more information about Bear River Health Department’s health statistics, please visit: http://ibis/health.utah.gov