Cortlandt, NY (Oct. 30, 2018)
– ShopRite today announced that it will open its newest state-of-the-art, full-service supermarket, ShopRite of Cortlandt, on Sunday, November 4,
with a ribbon cutting ceremony scheduled for 9 a.m.
Located at 3140 East Main Street in Mohegan Lake, the new 65,000-square-foot ShopRite of Cortlandt replaces the supermarket retailer’s Peekskill store at 2094 Main Street in Cortlandt. The newly relocated store will add an additional 21,000 square feet of retail space, allowing ShopRite to feature an even larger selection of fresh produce, natural and organic products and expanded amenities at ShopRite’s low, everyday prices.
Owned and operated by ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc., which operates 35 ShopRite stores in New York and New Jersey, the new store will offer a broad array of groceries including both private label and national brands; fresh produce delivered daily – with a variety of conventional and organic produce from both around the corner and the world; a meat department where trained butchers custom cut meat for customers;
a full-service seafood department with daily, fresh-catch deliveries; prepared foods department with a new chef-prepared Asian inspired cuisine; a new Blend Smoothie Bar located inside the store; a café; and a variety of locally sourced foods including yogurt from Freedom Hill Farm in Ottisville and SuperKrauts probiotic sauerkraut from New Paltz.
“We are thrilled to mark the opening of our new, improved ShopRite of Cortlandt at the brand new Cortlandt Crossing Shopping Center,” said Brett Wing, president of ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc. “We are confident that the newly relocated store will enhance the overall shopping experience and allow us to better serve the local community while still providing the best prices and top-notch service our customers have come to expect.”
Store amenities include:
The from-scratch fresh bake shop features store made special occasion cakes, fresh store made doughnuts and artisan bread free of artificial flavor, color and preservatives, along with a variety of gourmet cakes, fresh pastries and scrumptious sweets to indulge in.
?Produce Department Including Locally Grown Products
The Produce Department offers the largest variety of fresh fruits and vegetables in the marketplace, delivered seven days per week, including an expanded selection of organically grown produce from around the corner and around the world, locally grown items delivered fresh from nearby farms and a broad array of hand cut fruits and vegetables, ready to eat at an affordable price point to cut down on recipe prep time or provide convenient grab-and-go snacks.
A Free Fruit for Kids program will allow kids to receive free fruit when they are at the supermarket. Under the program, kids 12 and younger receive a free banana, clementine or other seasonal fruit while shopping with a parent or guardian.
Fresh Seafood Department
The full-service Seafood Department features fresh seafood delivered daily, seven days per week, with safety and freshness standards that are second to none and a commitment to selling responsibly sourced seafood. The store carries approximately 45 varieties of fresh fish and has seafood specialists available to help with selection, special requests and recipe ideas. A variety of grab-and-go and chef-inspired ready to cook items are also available, and its seafood specialists will steam orders for free while customers shop.
Full-Service Meat Department
ShopRite’s Meat Department features fresh meat cut to order, fresh beef ground daily and a variety of organic and natural selections, grass-fed offerings, ready to cook signature items, USDA Choice and Certified Angus Beef, Grade A poultry and simply sourced products including Farm Promise, a line of beef and pork sold exclusively at ShopRite and free from antibiotics with no added growth hormones. The department is staffed with in-house butchers on duty daily from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., who are available to custom cut any request and answer any questions.
Prepared Foods and Deli Department
Customers can enjoy an assortment of prepared foods and grab-and-go items, including a new station with fresh-prepared Pan-Asian dishes, fresh sushi, Boars Head Brand and Black Bear deli products sliced to order, sandwiches made to order and over 300 varieties of domestic and international cheeses, with cheese mongers available to custom cut orders, answer questions and make suggestions. Customers can take their orders to go or enjoy their meals in the new café. Blend Smoothie Bar, located inside the store, will also serve up fresh smoothies, juices and gourmet salads and wraps daily from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fresh Floral Selection
The new Floral Department features a great selection of garden center plants, an expanded assortment of potted plants and floral bouquets and “make-your-own bouquet” bunches. Experienced associates are available to help design and create custom arrangements to brighten any occasion.
ShopRite of Cortlandt’s pharmacy will have a private room for immunizations and a diabetic product section to meet customers’ needs.
For the convenience of its customers, ShopRite of Cortlandt will offer a variety of services to help save on time, including Mobile Scan, a free service that takes shoppers beyond the traditional self-checkout lane to self-checkout as you go, allowing customers to use the camera on their personal mobile device (iOS or Android) to scan barcodes of items as they shop; an increased number of self-checkout lanes; and the ShopRite Deli & More app (available for iOS or Android), which allows customers to place their deli order ahead of time for in-store pickup. The online ShopRite from Home® service will also be available to customers. ShopRite associates personally shop those online grocery orders and customers can pick up their groceries at the store or have their orders delivered right to their doorstep.
With an emphasis on reducing its eco-footprint, the new store will also feature energy-efficient refrigeration and lighting, including glass doors on all dairy and freezer cases and LED lighting throughout the store and its parking lot.
ShopRite of Cortlandt will be open daily from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
For more information, please visit www.ShopRite.com
or follow the store’s Facebook
page for updates.
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 270 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland, ShopRite serves more than six million customers each week. Through its ShopRite Partners In Caring program, ShopRite is dedicated to fighting hunger in the communities it serves. Since the program began in 1999, ShopRite Partners In Caring has donated $48 million to food banks that support more than 2,200 worthy charities. As a title sponsor of the ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer, ShopRite has donated $32 million to local organizations, hospitals and community groups. For more information, please visit www.shoprite.com