January 26, 2018
Sprouts is proud to be among industry leaders to contribute to ReFED's Retail Food Waste Action Guide, which offers strategies for developing and implementing food waste reduction solutions. ReFED is a collaboration of over 50 business, nonprofit, foundation, and government leaders committed to reducing food waste in the United States. Click here to download the Retail Food Waste Action Guide.
January 24, 2018
Sprouts is the latest grocery store in Fresno to start delivering to shoppers’ homes. In a service that started Wednesday, Sprouts will deliver groceries through the Instacart app. Read more from The Fresno Bee
January 19, 2018
FORTUNE revealed its annual list of the World's Most Admired Companies ranking Sprouts No. 4 in the Food and Drug Store category based on a survey of 3,900 executives, analysts, directors, and experts. Read more from FORTUNE.
January 17, 2018
Another grocer in the Houston area has teamed up with San Francisco-based Instacart to provide home delivery.
Phoenix-based Sprouts Farmers Market Inc. (Nasdaq: SFM) announced Jan. 17 that it has launched the partnership in select zip codes in West Houston, Cypress, Katy, Cinco Ranch, Jersey Village, The Heights and Pearland.Read more from the Houston Business Journal.
January 10, 2018
January 9, 2018
Natural grocery chain Sprouts is teaming up with Instacart to expand its delivery options. Read more from the Washington Post.
January 9, 2018
Sprouts Farmers Market rolled out grocery home-delivery service to customers in the Phoenix and Tucson areas through a partnership with Instacart that will be extended to other states around the nation.
The Phoenix-based chain of stores will offer same-day deliveries in as little as one hour to customers placing orders through computers, tablets and smartphones.Read more from AZCentral.
December 13, 2017
The impact of Sprouts' zero-waste programs was included in an article highlighting the work of pioneers reducing food waste by distributing and advocating for produce that is not conventionally attractive.
December 5, 2017
To deepen its commitment to sustainability, natural and organic grocer Sprouts Farmers Market is enrolling all Colorado and Utah stores, along with five Phoenix-area stores, in what is said to be the country’s only grocery sustainability certification program.
November 22, 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)recognized the outstanding accomplishments of seven California winners participating in EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge, including Sprouts Farmers Markets in Daly City, Calif. Read more from the EPA.
November 15, 2017
Sprouts Farmers Market makes it easy to prepare healthy and delicious holiday side dishes with fresh, seasonal, natural and organic ingredients found throughout the store. Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Abigail Dougherty shares recipes for three delicious Thanksgiving sides that will perfectly compliment the holiday table and impress your guests.
November 13, 2017
Registered Dietitian Suzanne Farrell joins KDVR-Fox31 in Denver to make healthy, delicious and nutritious Thanksgiving dishes with ingredients from Sprouts.
November 10, 2017
Sprouts Farmers Market established a grantmaking foundation just two years ago in 2015, and thus far, its focus has been on supporting health and wellness efforts in local communities where stores are located.The foundation recently announced $2.2 million in nonprofit awards that will promote health and nutrition education. Read more from Inside Philanthropy.
November 2, 2017
Sprouts Farmers Market hopes to be the “grocery go-to for consumers planning a delicious and fresh holiday meal.” The specialty retailer is offering hundreds of organic, natural, gluten-free, vegan and plant-based ingredients for holiday entertaining, as well as fully prepared meals and catering trays. It also is looking to make giving back easier for shoppers by offering “Grab ‘N Give” bags. Read more from The Shelby Report.
October 10, 2017
Grocery-store chain Sprouts Farmers Market is expanding into Central Florida with a new store in a Winter Park.
October 4, 2017
Sprouts Farmers Market, a fast-growing organic grocer, plans to open its first Maryland store early next year in Ellicott City. The store in St. John’s Plaza at 9150 Baltimore National Pike will be one of nine new locations opening in the first three months of 2018 and part of a 30-store U.S. expansion planned for next year, Sprouts said Wednesday.
October 3, 2017
Sprouts Farmers Market announced it will open nine stores during the first three months of 2018, including three in Arizona and its first in the northeastern United States.
The Phoenix-based retailer said it will open a store at 931 E. Elliot Road in Tempe and one at 3150 N. Recker Road in Mesa, along with a location at 18755 S. Nogales Highway in Green Valley.
May 23, 2017
Recycling is not new for most retailers, but grocery stores face a different challenge as they evaluate sustainable practices to minimize food waste that must be transported to landfills.
At Sprouts Farmers Market, the goal is to divert 90 percent of waste from landfills by 2020. A combination of recycling programs that address packaging as well as food waste will help the grocer reach the goal, according to Justin Kacer, Sustainability Specialist at Sprouts. “This is a steep goal, but we have support throughout the organization – it is part of our corporate culture.”
Read more from the Professional Retail Store Management Association.
March 14, 2017
Sprouts Farmers Market opened its first North Carolina store Wednesday, March 15 at a new north Raleigh shopping center.
Read more from the Triangle Business Journal.