SHOPRITE OF HOBOKEN OFFERS UNIQUE NEW SERVICE

September 20, 2013

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

To help customers live healthier lifestyles, ShopRite of Hoboken now provides customers with the free services of an in-store dietitian.
 
Larry Inserra, President of Inserra Supermarkets, a family business that owns and operates the ShopRite of Hoboken, announced today that Jenna Stock, Registered Dietitian (RD), has joined the organization.  Ms. Stock received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nutritional Sciences and Hospitality Management from The Pennsylvania State University.  She completed her dietetic internship with ARAMARK Healthcare and, before joining ShopRite, she researched, designed, and administered nutrition plans to assist individuals in disease recovery and weight loss. Ms. Stock is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
 
“We are excited to provide our customers with the benefits of an in-store dietitian,” said Mr. Inserra.  “Adding Jenna to our team at the ShopRite of Hoboken is just another way that we try to go above and beyond to provide value and service to our customers, associates and the local community.”
 
As the new Retail Dietitian for the ShopRite of Hoboken, Ms. Stock will work with customers to educate them on making healthier choices while food shopping, as well as carrying out these choices by preparing healthy balanced meals. Ms. Stock will host a series of in-store healthy cooking classes, offer delicious recipes, hold seminars on pantry makeovers, and even conduct tours for shoppers looking to improve their diet.
 
Upcoming health and wellness events at the ShopRite of Hoboken include:
 
Sunday, September 22, 10AM – 2 PM— FREE Cholesterol Screening
The dietitian will also be available to answer questions and hand out recipes and shopping lists.
 
Monday, September 23, 4 – 6 PM – Allergy Friendly Taste Test
Samples and guidance will be provided for those with allergies who need help discovering new foods.
 
Wednesday, September 25, 1:30-3:30 PMEasy, Affordable & Delicious School Lunches
Recipes and easy tips for incorporating healthy foods into kids’ lunch boxes.
 
Thursday, September 26, 10 AM & 2 PM – Healthy Store Tour
Dietitian-guided tour through the aisles highlighting heart healthy nutritious foods. Registration required.
 
As part of ShopRite’s Retail Dietitian team, Ms. Stock is one of more than sixty Registered Dietitians who service ShopRite stores in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and Maryland.  Together these Dietitians offer nutrition advice, meal planning, and diet modification for specific medical conditions.
 
All nutritional services are available to customers free of charge.  To make an appointment, customers can call (201) 819-4972.
 
ShopRite of Hoboken is conveniently located at 900 Madison Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030.  The store is open every day from 7AM-12 Midnight.  The Pharmacy is open Monday through Friday from 9AM-9PM, Saturday from 9AM-6PM, and Sunday from 10AM-3PM.

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