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Store Will Now Offer Wide Range of Free Nutrition and Wellness Programming

LODI, N.J., Nov. 1, 2016 – Inserra Supermarkets welcomes Julianne Gallo, M.S., R.D., as its new in-store dietitian at ShopRite of Lodi. In this role, Gallo will lead the store’s new offerings of free nutrition counseling and wellness programming for customers and local community organizations.

“Our dietitians are at the heart of our company’s efforts to educate and inspire customers to focus on their own health and that of their families,” said Lindsey Inserra, vice president of marketing and corporate retail health and wellness of Inserra Supermarkets. “We are thrilled to continue expanding our In-store Dietitian Program and now offer these services at ShopRite of Lodi. Julianne has a deep background in dietetics and is a perfect fit for this role.”

Gallo will serve as wellness resource for busy customers, enabling them to get their nutrition questions answered and pick up healthy recipe ideas while shopping. In addition, she will host a variety of free store-based events each month, such as product demos, one-on-one nutrition counseling, weight management classes and health screenings, among others.

For the last several months, Gallo has been the interim dietitian at Inserra’s ShopRite of Wayne. Prior to joining Inserra, Gallo was a registered dietitian at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, N.J., where she conducted clinical nutrition assessments for the in-patient population. Previously, she was as a dietary worker at New York Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital in New York City and as a WIC nutritionist with the St. Joseph’s Healthcare System in Paterson, N.J.

Gallo earned her Bachelor of Science degree in nutritional sciences at Rutgers University’s School of Environmental and Biological Sciences and her Master of Science degree in nutrition education at Montclair State University. In addition, Gallo completed her dietetic internship at Iowa State University. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

The family-owned Inserra Supermarkets chain is widely acknowledged as a good corporate citizen dedicated to improving the lives of local residents and supporting numerous local and national nonprofits. ShopRite’s in-store dietitians are available to serve as guest speakers/instructors at health and wellness events hosted by local organizations. For more information, please contact Gallo at or 201-250-5042.


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