Dietitian Joins the ShopRite of Pearl River
PEARL RIVER, N.Y. − (September 2016) – Customers can now receive complimentary health and wellness advice, counseling and meal planning at the ShopRite of Pearl River, in Pearl River, New York courtesy of ShopRite’s new in-store Registered Dietitian, Mary Manning.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Mary Manning to our team here at ShopRite,” says Terry Glass, CEO of the ShopRite of Pearl River. “We believe her passion for nutrition combined with her creativity and expertise is a wonderful asset that will benefit our customers, our associates and the greater Pearl River community.”
As the new Registered Dietitian for the ShopRite of Pearl River, Ms. Manning 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. Manning 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. Manning partners with local hospitals, schools and non-profits to conduct free health and wellness-focused workshops and seminars.
A native of Staten Island, Mary currently resides in New City, and lists her favorite hobbies as cooking and running. Ms. Manning earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Sciences with a concentration in Dietetics from Rutgers University. She completed her dietetic internship through the Rutgers School of Health Related Professions.
As part of ShopRite’s Registered Dietitian team, Ms. Manning is one of more than 130 Retail 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. Manning, customers can call her directly at (201) 600-4031 or email her at Mary.Manning@wakefern.com.
ShopRite of Pearl River is located at 26 North Middletown Road, Pearl River, New York, 10965. The store is open seven days a week from 7 a.m. until 11 p.m.
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 260 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, ShopRite serves more than six million customers each week.