Wegmans Food Markets to open stores in Hanover, NJ on July 23 and in Montvale, NJ on Sept. 24

Hiring and training are ongoing at both locations and a culinary recruitment event will be held Monday, March 27, from 2 to 6 p.m. 

ROCHESTER, NY, 2017-Mar-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Wegmans Food Markets announced today (March 21, 2017) the grand opening dates for its two locations in Northern New Jersey. Wegmans Hanover, a 113,000 square-foot supermarket, will open in Hanover’s Mack-Cali campus at the intersection of I-287 and NJ Route 10 on Sunday, July 23. The company’s Montvale store, a 108,000 square-foot supermarket, will open at West Grand Avenue and Mercedes Drive on Sunday, Sept. 24.

Hiring and training are ongoing for both stores, which will each employ approximately 500 people. Wegmans Montvale is now accepting applications for 300 part-time customer service and culinary positions across every department. Select full-time openings remain at both locations for culinary line cooks, prepared foods, and departments like meat and seafood. Applicants are encouraged to apply online at www.wegmans.com/careers.

“For 20 consecutive years, Wegmans has ranked high on FORTUNE magazine’s list of ‘The 100 Best Companies to Work For,’ recently placing second,” said Wegmans Human Resources Manager Ruth Ann Virgil. “We proudly attribute that recognition to putting our employees first, offering competitive pay and benefits, flexible scheduling for work-life balance, career growth, and college tuition assistance through our employee scholarship program.”

Wegmans will host a culinary recruitment event on Monday, March 27, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the following employment office locations:

Wegmans Hanover
6 Century Dr.
Parsippany, NJ 07054
973-490-2500

Wegmans Montvale
50 Chestnut Ridge Rd.
Suite 108
Montvale, NJ 07645
201-391-0100

“Above all, we’re looking for people who are passionate about food and helping our customers enjoy great meals. Wegmans is the ideal place for a culinary career because of the stunning variety of restaurant-quality prepared foods we offer. If someone is eager to learn, our executive chefs and first-class training programs teach all the skills needed to be successful,” said Virgil.

Both stores will feature The Burger Bar by Wegmans, a family-friendly, casual restaurant counter that serves delicious burgers, fresh salads, flavorful sandwiches, specialty milkshakes, soup, and sides. In addition to the supermarkets, space will be leased to a third-party owner at each location for a wine, beer, and spirits shop.

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Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a 92-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Massachusetts. The family-owned company, recognized as an industry leader and innovator, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016. Wegmans has been named one of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ by FORTUNE magazine for 20 consecutive years, ranking #2 in 2017.

Press Contact:
Valerie Fox
Media Relations Coordinator
585-720-5713
valerie.fox@wegmans.com

Source: Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

ShopRite of West Berlin and Williamstown, NJ appoints Victoria Gianquinto, RD as its in-store Registered Dietitian

In-Store Dietitian Brings Free Health and Wellness Services to ShopRite Customers

WEST BERLIN/WILLIAMSTOWN, NJ, 2017-Jan-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — Customers can receive complimentary health and wellness advice, counseling and meal planning at the ShopRite of West Berlin and the ShopRite of Williamstown, courtesy of ShopRite’s new in-store Registered Dietitian, Victoria Gianquinto, RD.

“We’re very excited that Ms. Gianqunito has joined our team,” says Giuliana Zallie, a principal of Zallie Supermarkets Inc., which has nine locations, including the ShopRite of West Berlin and ShopRite of Williamstown. “We provide our customers with the best shopping experience possible, and we’re confident Ms. Gianquinto’s expertise and passion for health and nutrition will be a great asset to our associates, customers and the community.”

As the new Registered Dietitian for the ShopRite of Williamstown and the ShopRite of West Berlin, Ms. Gianqunito provides complimentary health and wellness services that guide customers on a range of issues, from learning how to shop and prepare healthy meals, to proper nutrition for specific health conditions and dietary needs. Ms. Gianqunito also offers recipes with healthy alternatives, provides information on pantry makeovers, and navigates the aisles with shoppers to help them better understand food labels. In addition, Ms. Gianqunito partners with local hospitals, schools and non-profits to conduct free health and wellness-focused workshops and seminars.

Ms. Gianqunito, a long-time resident of Marlton, NJ, earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics from the University of Rhode Island. She completed her Priority Nutrition Care Dietetic Internship out of Boston, which included four rotations: Community, Clinical, Food Service, and Elective.

In her spare time, Ms. Gianqunito enjoys creating delicious and nourishing meals, growing vegetables and fruits in her home garden, and traveling.

As part of ShopRite’s in-store dietitian team, Ms. Gianqunito is one of more than 130 Registered Dietitians who service ShopRite customers in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland.

All nutritional services are available to customers free of charge. To make an appointment with Ms. Gianquinto, e-mail her at Victoria.Gianquinto@Wakefern.com or call ShopRite of West Berlin, (856) 728-6450, Ext. 166; ShopRite of Williamstown, (856) 728-5600; or (609) 314-1226. Customers can visit ShopRite.com to see her full calendar of events.

ShopRite of West Berlin is located at Route 73 at Minck Ave., West Berlin, NJ 08091.The store is open Monday to Saturday, from 6 a.m. to 12 a.m., and Sunday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

ShopRite of Williamstown is located at Monroe Plaza, Black Horse Pike at Gordon Ave., Williamstown, NJ 08094. The store is open Monday to Saturday, 6 a.m. to 12 a.m., and Sunday, from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

About ShopRite:
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 270 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, ShopRite serves more than six million customers each week.

PR Contacts:

Karen O’Shea
Communications Specialist
Email: karen.oshea@wakefern.com
Phone: 732-906-5932
Fax: 732-906-5160

Karen Meleta
Vice President
Consumer and Corporate Communications
Email: Karen.meleta@wakefern.com
Phone: 732-906-5356

Source: ShopRite