20 Ridge Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Stores Dietitian to Provide Free Recipes and Shopping Lists
Event Date: February 24, 2014
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HOBOKEN, N.J., Feb. 13, 2014 – As part of its American Heart Month Health Series, ShopRite of Hackensack is hosting a free cholesterol screening on Mon., Feb. 24, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Inserra Supermarkets store is located at 500 South River Street in Hackensack. ShopRite dietitian Emily Johnston, RD, CDE, also will be providing participants and customers with low-cholesterol recipe ideas and suggested shopping lists.
Designed to provide customers with a wellness resource, ShopRite’s retail dietitian program offers free assistance with shopping or meal planning as well as small group and one-on-one counseling. ShopRite of Hackensack also hosts a LiveRight calendar of events for people of all ages. Heart Month events include a friendly fats demonstration and information session, toddler gourmet session and heart-healthy cooking classes.
Based in Mahwah, N.J., Inserra Supermarkets is one of the largest supermarket chains in the metropolitan area. Established in 1954 by Patsy Inserra as a privately held business, Inserra Supermarkets remains true to its roots as a family-owned grocery chain committed to serving families and children. In 1980, under the entrepreneurial guidance of the late Lawrence Inserra, Sr., the company grew to eight stores and experienced a banner year in 1981, growing to 14 stores.
Today, the company owns and operates 22 ShopRite supermarkets located in Bayonne, Columbia Park, Emerson, Fair Lawn, Hackensack, Hillsdale, Hoboken, Jersey City, Lodi, Lyndhurst, New Milford, Northvale, Palisades Park, Passaic, Ramsey, Wayne and West Milford in New Jersey and in Rockland County, N.Y., in Garnerville, New City, Stony Point, Tallman and West Nyack.
For information about upcoming ShopRite of Hackensack classes, recipe demonstrations, seminars and in-store aisle tours, call (201) 819-5015.