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Day of Service

Sprouts Annual Day of Service

Our second annual Day of Service with the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation was an incredible success, uniting nearly 650 Sprouts team members volunteering across 38 communities throughout the country.

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Forbes Names Sprouts on “America’s Best Employers for New Graduates” List

Sprouts ranked number 21 out of 250 companies on the 2019 list compiled by Forbes and Statista. See the full list and find out more!

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Pumpkin, Please! Seasonal Fan-Favorite Sprouts Brand Products are Back

Sprouts stores nationwide are stocked with limited-time pumpkin spice and harvest-inspired Sprouts Brand products! Read more about this season's launch.

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Back-to-School Breakfast on the Go with RD Suzanne Farrell

Denver-based Registered Dietitian Suzanne Farrell shares quick and easy breakfast ideas for busy school mornings using healthy ingredients from Sprouts, and talks about how the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation supports Denver Urban Gardens to provide fresh produce to local communities. Watch the segment from KDVR-News2.

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Sprouts Farmers Market Opens in Greensboro

WFMY-CBS2 broadcasted from the grand opening of the first Sprouts in Greensboro, N.C. which brought more than 130 new jobs to the area. Reporter Kandace Redd tours the store and shares details about its unique offerings and Food Rescue program. Watch more from the Good Morning Show on WFMY.

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Community turns out for Sprouts opening in Bel Air

Shoppers who visited the new Sprouts Farmers Market grocery store in Bel Air for its grand opening Wednesday morning received applause from employees as they went in, as well as a coupon for 20 percent off their entire order if they were among the first 200 visitors. Read more from The Baltimore Sun.

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First Look: Sprouts opens first Jacksonville store

Staff are putting stickers on every piece of fruit today. Shelves are being loaded, deli meats prepped and signs placed. Located at 4873 Town Center Pkwy, the new Sprouts is just over 30,000 square feet and employs 130 people – more than usual. The store is one of the brand's "enhanced layouts," with marquis signage, an island deli and updated grab-and-go options.

See the store preview from The Jacksonville Business Journal.

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First Louisiana Sprouts springs up in Baton Rouge

If the name Sprouts Farmers Market makes you think of fruits and vegetables, consider that a starting point. The store that opened Wednesday morning on Perkins Road is a lot more than that. Sprouts is Baton Rouge's latest entry into the market for fresh, organic and natural foods. Continue reading from The Advocate.

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First Look: Sprouts set to open first New Jersey store in Marlton

Sprouts Farmers Market, an Arizona based-grocery chain, opened its first store in New Jersey on June 5. See The Courier Post's first look at the new store.

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Sprouts Joins The Sustainability Consortium

Sprouts Farmers Market has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC), which translates the best sustainability science into business tools that are used all over the world to create more sustainable consumer products. Sprouts joined TSC to better understand the risks and opportunities within their supply chains and identify areas to improve the social and environmental performance of the products on their shelves. They will be actively involved in TSC initiatives and innovation programs that include food waste, deforestation and the circular economy. Read more from The Sustainability Consortium

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Sprouts Helps Teacher Feeding Students in Need on Pickler & Ben

In addition to teaching science, Ms. Barbara Talley at Donelson Middle School in Nashville, TN also helps fill the school’s food pantry, stocked with food items for students who wouldn’t otherwise have food to eat outside of school. Inspired by her story, Sprouts donated $1,000 to Ms. Talley’s food pantry program at Donelson Middle School. Watch more from Pickler & Ben.

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Q&A with the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation

Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation Executive Director, Lyndsey Waugh, shares insights into the Neighborhood Grants program and what stands out among the hundreds of applications the Foundation receives each year. Continue reading...

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Sprouts continues East Coast push with its first Virginia store

Sprouts Farmers Market is opening 13 new locations across the country over the second half of 2019, including its first store in Virginia. Once the additions are complete, Sprouts will operate 340 stores across 22 states. Continue reading on Grocery Dive.


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Sprouts Opens in San Luis Obispo

The long-awaited Sprouts Farmers Market is now open in the SLO Promenade shopping center — and customers are coming out in large numbers to explore it. The new, 30,000-square-foot grocery store was packed with visitors examining products, gauging prices, and simply getting their shopping chores accomplished. Read more from The San Luis Obispo Tribune.


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Inside the new Sprouts in Wellington, Fla.

Sprouts’ location in Wellington’s busy Isla Verde shopping center is part of the company’s massive growth throughout the U.S. as it continues to eye more sites in Palm Beach County, including in Boynton Beach and Jupiter. Sprouts will also open stores in Stuart and Jacksonville. Read more from the Palm Beach Post.


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Sprouts Opens in North Naples. Fla.

Hundreds of shoppers lined up at the new Sprouts in Naples, Fla. before the healthy grocer opened its doors. The new store brought 150 jobs to the area, and donates to local Harry Chapin Food Bank as part of its Food Rescue program. Watch the segment.


FORTUNE Recognizes Sprouts on World’s Most Admired Companies List

FORTUNE revealed its annual list of the World's Most Admired Companies, featuring Sprouts for the second year in a row as No. 3 in the Food and Drug Store category based upon input from executives, analysts, directors, and experts. Read more from FORTUNE.


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Sprouts to Enter Three New States During Q2

Pushing ahead with its expansion, Sprouts Farmers Market plans to open nine new stores in the second quarter of 2019. The fresh, natural and organic grocer said Tuesday that the openings will bring its stores into three new states: Louisiana, New Jersey and Virginia. Read the article from Supermarket News.

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Healthy Holiday Desserts on Atlanta & Co

Registered Dietitian Marisa Moore showcases healthy Christmas dessert recipes, including vegan, gluten-free and nut-free options that all guests can enjoy. Watch the full Atlanta & Co segment.


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Sprouts Sows Seeds of Change for Youth in the San Dieguito community

Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito received a $10,000 grant from the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation in support of the Center for a Healthy Lifestyle program. Read more about the grant's impact from Del Mar Times.


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Healthy Holiday Sides on Tampa Bay Morning Blend

Tampa-based Registered Dietitian Abigail Dougherty shares recipes for fresh and healthy Thanksgiving sides. Watch the segment on Tampa Bay's Morning Blend.


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Top Dietitian-Recommended Foods for Fall

Suzanne Farrell, RD, showcases nutrient-rich picks from Sprouts to put on the table this Fall. Watch more on KWGN in Denver


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Vegan Thanksgiving with Sprouts

Influencer Toni Okamoto from Plant Based on a Budget showcases her top picks for a Vegan Thanksgiving from Sprouts. Watch the segment on Fox 40 Sacramento.


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Sprouts Food Rescue Program Donates Food to San Diego Students

Sprouts' Food Rescue program donates unmarketable - but still edible and nutritious - food to students in need at Miramar College with the help of Feeding San Diego. Watch the segment from CBS8 San Diego.


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Sprouts Launches Online Meal Ordering for Holiday Season

Ahead of the hectic holiday season, Sprouts Farmers Market has launched online meal ordering available for in-store pickup from more than 300 locations or delivery in select ZIP codes. Read more from Winsight Grocery Business.


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Sprouts Farmers Market opens its first Central Florida location

A Phoenix-based specialty grocery chain has opened its first location in Central Florida in Winter Park. The new store features produce at the center of the location as one of its main draws, a full-service butcher shop, a bakery and a Market Corner Deli with prepared food selections and a salad bar.

Read more from Orlando Business Journal.


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Sprouts Grant Launches Tampa Nonprofit Mobile Kitchen

Phoenix-based Sprouts Farmers Market has presented a $10,000 grant to Temple Terrace Farm2School. This award from the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation will launch the Tampa-area nonprofit’s new mobile kitchen, bringing plant-based health and nutrition education to local youth through cooking classes that call for farm-fresh produce. Continue reading on Creative Loafing Tampa Bay.


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Sprouts Named EPA Food Loss and Waste Champion

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Sprouts as a Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champion, which are businesses and organizations that have made a public commitment to reduce food loss and waste in their own operations in the U.S. by 50 percent by the year 2030. Sprouts is committed to eliminating waste and fighting hunger through a “Zero Waste” goal, which aims to reach a 90 percent waste diversion rate by 2020.   Learn more about the Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions from the EPA.


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Pumpkin Recipes and Sprouts Brand Treats to Fall for!

Sprouts joined the Good Morning Arizona studio to share new and fan-favorite pumpkin products, and offer some festive recipe inspiration! Watch the segment from KTVK-3TV.


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EPA Recognizes Sprouts for Smart Refrigerant Management

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized 13 organizations in the supermarket industry for their achievements in protecting human health and the environment under its GreenChill Partnership Program, which works with food retailers to reduce refrigerant emissions and decrease their impact on the ozone layer. Sprouts Farmers Market was recognized in the EPA's Store Certification Excellence and Store Re-Certification categories. Read more about the EPA's GreenChill partnerships and 2018 recognitions.


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South Philly welcomes new grocery store with natural, organic and affordable appeal

Sprouts Farmers Market will officially open its first location in Pennsylvania on Wednesday at South Philadelphia's Lincoln Square. The transformational project introduces new apartments and retail to the awakening Washington Avenue corridor. But with 140 new jobs and a different allure for grocery shoppers, Sprouts has long been anticipated as the project's greatest addition to the neighborhood. Read the article from Philly Voice.


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Healthy, Kid-Friendly School Lunch Inspiration

Good Morning San Diego aired healthy school lunch tips with Registered Dietitian Jessica Spiro using Sprouts Brand products. Watch the segment from KUSI News.


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Meal Prep 101 at Sprouts

Houston Life broadcasted tips from Registered Dietitian Mary Ellen Phipps on what to shop for at Sprouts to make meal prep quick and simple. Watch more from KPRC-NBC2.


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Long-awaited Phoenix Sprouts grocery opening has aura of a rockstar arrival

Escarole! Grass-fed beef! Even kombucha on tap — it was all there at the grand opening Wednesday of a Sprouts Farmers Market at Seventh Avenue and Osborn Road. Read more about the new Phoenix Sprouts from


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Sneak Peek: Inside the new Durham Sprouts grocery store before it opens

Sprouts Farmers Market is slated to open Wednesday morning in Durham, putting its produce-centric store layout on display in a building at 105 West Highway 54. Read the full article from Triangle Business Journal.


Sprouts scores above-average on Greenpeace sustainable seafood report

Most of the nation's largest chains — and all of the big ones operating in Arizona — have adopted policies and are taking actions that improve the chances that seafood can be fished or harvested on a sustainable basis, said Greenpeace in a new report. Nationally, 20 of the 22 supermarket chains that Greenpeace examined received passing scores, including Sprouts.

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Sprouts makes back to school easy with healthy family meals

Celebrity Chef Charles Chen joined Seattle's New Day Northwest to offer recipes perfect for busy back-to-school schedules using unique products from Sprouts in celebration of the healthy grocer's first store in Washington state! Watch the segment on


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Summer Bean Salad with Plant Based on a Budget

Toni Okamoto with Plant Based on a Budget shares a summer bean salad recipe using Sprouts Brand products and produce. View the segment on Sacramento's KTXL-Fox40.


STORES Magazine Names Sprouts #20 on “Hot 100 Retailers” List

Sprouts Farmers Market ranked number 20 on STORES Magazine's 2018 Hot 100 Retailers. This annual list, which is produced in partnership with Kantar Consulting, ranks the nation’s fastest-growing retail companies by year-over-year domestic sales growth. Sprouts previously ranked number 30 in 2017 and 23 in 2016. Read the full article from STORES Magazine.


Hundreds welcome third Sprouts in El Paso as it opens in East-Central

More than 100 shoppers lined up before the healthy food giant Sprouts Farmers Market opened its third El Paso store. Continue reading on El Paso Times.


Sprouts Farmers Market Opens in Towson, Maryland

On July 25, Sprouts opened a new store in Towson, Md. marking its second in the state. See photos from the grand opening from The Baltimore Sun.


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Sprouts, KeHe Renew Distribution Agreement Through 2025

Sprouts Farmers Market has renewed its agreement with KeHe Distributors as its primary distribution partner for natural, organic and fresh products through 2025. Terms of the new seven-year agreement include shared targets for improving operational efficiencies, lowering food waste and enhancing Sprouts’ customer experience. Read more from Winsight Grocery Business.


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Sprouts Farmers Market sets opening date for Winter Park store

A grocer based in Phoenix, Arizona, is opening its first Central Florida location in Winter Park. Sprouts Farmers Market will be opening on Oct. 24 at 1999 Aloma Ave. Read the article from the Orlando Sentinel.


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The Muffin Girl Introduces Cinnamon Roll Muffins at Sprouts

CW-6 stopped by Sprouts to profile local Arizona vendor The Muffin Girl's newest product carried exclusively at Sprouts stores throughout the state. Watch the segment from CW-6.


Sprouts Farmers Market hiring 140 ahead of opening at Lincoln Square

Sprouts Farmers Market is hiring for multiple positions this summer as the healthy grocer prepares for the grand opening of its first store in the state. The new Sprouts will be housed in a historic, renovated train shed as part of the Lincoln Square. Continue reading on Philly Voice.


5 things to know about the new Sprouts grocery store in Greenville County

Sprouts opened its 300th store from coast to coast and first location in South Carolina! Read more about the store from The Greenville News.


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Food Rescue Program at Sprouts Cuts Down on Food Waste

Sprouts is committed to eliminating waste and fighting hunger in the local communities that support its 300 stores from coast to coast. Watch how the new Sprouts in Augusta is accomplishing both of these tasks with the Food Rescue program that donates unmarketable food that is still edible and nutritious to local food rescue partners.


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Coming soon to Sprouts: Salad bar, in-house-made sushi and entrees ready to heat

Sprouts Farmers Market is going all-in with expanded grab-and-go meals, adding a salad bar, sushi and ready-to-heat entrees and sides at several Southern California stores. Find out more from The Orange County Register.


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Sprouts sets opening for midtown Phoenix store

Sprouts Farmers Market will open its new midtown Phoenix store later this summer. The 31,000-square-foot store will be the fifth Arizona opening this year for Phoenix-based Sprouts, which continues to add dozens of stores across the country.

Read more from Phoenix Business Journal.


Sprouts Farmers Market opens in Augusta

The first Sprouts Farmers Market in Augusta has officially opened its doors! See the broadcast from WRDW-CBS12.


Sprouts Brings Grocery Delivery to Denver, San Diego, Sacramento

Sprouts Farmers Market has continued its grocery delivery expansion to now include Denver, San Diego and Sacramento, Calif. Continue reading on Progressive Grocer.


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Sprouts Named Top Employer in Arizona

Sprouts Farmers Market added about 300 net new Arizona jobs over the past year, helped by two new Arizona store openings in 2017 and three so far this year. The company has found job fairs and social-media alerts helpful in attracting applicants.

"Job seekers want more scheduling flexibility," said Timmi Zalatoris, senior director of talent acquisition for the Phoenix-based company. She said Sprouts has enhanced certain benefits over the past year or so, including adopting a more generous maternity-leave policy and a new bonus program for employees when their store sales exceed targets.

Read the full article from The Arizona Republic.


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84 Sprouts Stores Awarded for Sustainability Efforts

Manomet, a nonprofit organization, has awarded 84 Sprouts Farmets Market stores with its Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) in recognition of their commitment to reducing their stores’ environmental impact and use of resources. Continue reading on Winsight Grocery Business.


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Sprouts Farmers Market builds learning garden for local elementary school

The Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation supported the creation of REAL School Gardens' latest project in Charlotte, NC. Watch the segment from WCNC.


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Sprouts Farmers Market Named 2018 Grocery Business of the Year

Guided by the belief that healthy food should be available to everyone, Sprouts Farmers Market earns the honorable distinction of 2018 Grocery Business of the Year. Read the full feature from Winsight Grocery Business.


Sprouts Donates $25K to Learning Garden for Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day, the Sprouts Healthy Communities Foundation is donating $25,000 to Real School Gardens in support of the organization’s expansion and new learning garden in Charlotte, N.C. The donation is a part of the retailer’s ongoing sustainability efforts, including its Food Rescue Program, which reached a 55% food waste diversion rate in 2017. Read the full article from Winsight Grocery Business.