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Distributed Grocery Turns Any Location into a Grocery Pickup Point

Susan Post Susan Post Distributed Grocery Turns Any Location into a Grocery Pickup Point

There’s no industry that hasn’t been touched by the coronavirus pandemic, and grocery shopping and food distribution are no exception. As shoppers change their habits and the popularity of curbside pickup and delivery options grows, a new partnership is rethinking how individuals access their groceries. Distributed Grocery is turning any location – from churches and […]

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Little Changing for Lucky’s Market After Sale

Susan Post Susan Post Little Changing for Lucky’s Market After Sale

It’s good news for Lucky’s fans. The Clintonville grocery store will largely remain the same Lucky’s shoppers know and love after its purchase by Cleveland-based Dave’s Markets. The grocer announced the purchase of both the Columbus and Cleveland Lucky’s stores last week, following initial speculation that Lucky’s founders would retain control of the stores. Aaron […]

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Cleveland Grocer Buys Lucky’s Market

Susan Post Susan Post Cleveland Grocer Buys Lucky’s Market

Lucky’s Market Columbus, 2770 N. High St., has a new owner. Cleveland-based Dave’s Markets purchased the Columbus and Cleveland locations of the bankrupt grocery store chain for $1.72 million according to Supermarket News. Founded in the 1920s, Dave’s Markets has a long history in the Cleveland area where it operates 13 stores. The sale is […]

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New Non-Profit Grocery Store to Open in Franklinton

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman New Non-Profit Grocery Store to Open in Franklinton

Jubilee Market, a non-profit grocery store and cafe set to serve the Franklinton community, will open Wednesday, May 16 at 1160 W. Broad St. A ribbon-cutting celebration will take place at 11 am. Jubilee Market will provide much-needed access to Franklinton residents, who currently do not have a grocery store in their neighborhood. Opened by […]

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Kroger Purchases Location for New Whitehall Store

Walker Evans Walker Evans Kroger Purchases Location for New Whitehall Store

It’s most likely still several years before a grand opening, but Kroger has officially taken the first step toward relocating its Whitehall store on East Broad Street. Last week, the Ohio-based grocery chain purchased a building located across the street at 3662-3712 East Broad Street in the Town & Country Shopping Center. The 78,000 square […]

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Ohio’s Own: Gluten Free You and Me Pizza Crust

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: Gluten Free You and Me Pizza Crust

Gluten-Free grocery offerings are pretty easy to find these days. Even traditional flour products — such as bread and cake mix — have gluten-free representatives on store shelves. That said, the side of Gluten Free You and Me’s (GFYM) pizza crust box has some striking words in a tiny font: “Gluten Free since 1993”. That […]

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Ohio’s Own: A Bit of A Bite Salsa

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: A Bit of A Bite Salsa

Ohio grocers make space for lots of locally-produced edibles. There are breads, chips, nut butters, cheese, cookies, noodles… but if you made a pie chart of all those things, it’s a good bet that the salsa/chip-dip section would be the largest piece of the pie. Ohio eaters just love putting chips in stuff. A Bit […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

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