Today, October 14, 2015, Fresh Thyme celebrated the Grand Opening of three new locations in the Chicago area in Midtown/Lincoln Park, Crystal Lake, and Naperville. Each location is open 7am-10pm daily.
- Midtown/Lincoln Park, 2500 N. Elston Ave.
- Naperville, 790 Royal Saint George Dr.
- Crystal Lake, 5340 Northwest Hwy.
Fresh Thyme is a full-service specialty retailer focused on providing fresh, healthy, and organic groceries that are affordably priced. They offer a natural meat department, healthy deli foods to go, bakery goods, bulk food, a produce department with around 170 organic options, natural and organic groceries, dairy and frozen, over 7,000 varieties of vitamins, supplements, and natural body care products.
No time for cooking, but want fresh food? Fresh Thyme carries prepared salads and meals, a full salad bar, and made-to-order sandwiches. They also have over 1,600 Gluten Free products in every store, and over 300 bins of natural and organic self-serve bulk items.
In order to help create a “local” focus for each store, Fresh Thyme hires local residents and carries local products and produce. They also cultivate relationships with local organizations, schools. and not-for-profit groups in the communities.
To celebrate the grand openings and help support a local charity, all seven Chicagoland stores will offer a limited edition reusable pink bag for $1.50 each, with all the profits ($.65 per bag) donated to breast cancer charity FAB-U-WISH through The Pink Agenda. For breast cancer awareness facts, visit BCRF.org.
Through Saturday, October 17, 2015 the new Fresh Thyme locations will host vendor demos, entertainment, and giveaways.