ShopRite “goes green”-er

on April 25, 2017 Wakefern, waste management and Tags: , , , with 0 comments

ShopRite of Greater Morristown and ShopRite of Livingston are taking their sustainability commitment to the next level this month in honor of Earth Day.   Earlier this month, both stores unveiled new waste and recycling systems that leverage technology to act like smart trash cans. The solar powered trash and recycling system, also known as a […]

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ShopRite of Somers Point achieves Grocery Stewardship Certification

on July 21, 2016 Certified Grocers, Energy efficiency, recycling, Wakefern and Tags: , , , with 0 comments

Supermarket recognized for strong recycling and employee engagement programs ShopRite of Somers Point has achieved Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) for their store, in recognition of their commitment to incorporating sustainable best practices.  The store is reducing its environmental impact and saving money for their customers with new sustainable practices like increased recycling; energy efficient LED […]

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Food Retailer Earth Day Roundup

on April 25, 2016 Certified Grocers, Delhaize, Hannaford, Wakefern, Weis Markets and Tags: , , , , , , , with 0 comments

The food retailers that we work with here at the Grocery Stewardship Certification prioritize sustainability 365 days of the year, not just on Earth Day. But Earth Day provides a good time to try something new or take stock of all that has been accomplished over the past year.  Check out our ‘Food Retailer Earth […]

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Wakefern works with GSC on sustainability

on February 23, 2016 Certified Grocers and Tags: , , , , with 0 comments

Wakefern Food Corporation and the Grocery Stewardship Certification program are collaborating on new environmentally-friendly initiatives at 40 ShopRite stores located in New Jersey. Wakefern, the nation’s largest retailer-owned cooperative, and Manomet will work together to reduce stores’ environmental footprint and save money for customers by implementing more sustainable practices at those stores. Wakefern and Manomet […]

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ShopRite Garafalo Markets first in Connecticut to achieve ‘Grocery Stewardship Certification’

on August 20, 2015 Certified Grocers and Tags: , , , , with 0 comments

Five ShopRite stores recognized for their sustainable and operational efficiency in July DENVER, CO  August 20, 2015  ShopRite Garafalo Markets achieved ‘Grocery Stewardship Certification’ for five of their ShopRite stores this July. The special certification recognizes the company’s commitment to incorporating sustainable best practices in their ShopRite stores.  Garafalo Markets, which operates ShopRite stores in […]

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