Entries by Elizabeth Barnett

Your Pet + Your Artwork = Free Twizzlers?

  Is your pet an inspiration to you? Do you like to play with your food? We have the perfect challenge for you! Using Twizzlers, create your own piece of fine artwork for a chance to win a year-long supply of Twizzlers! .       Click here to submit your Twizzlers Artwork using this entry form.    […]

The Grand Opening of The Village Market in

Here are some thoughts on the opening of new Telluride store grand opening from Sr. Retail Counselor, Sheyn Love. The Village Market at Mountain Village Telluride is now open! What these pictures don’t show is all the lack of sleep, throbbing muscles, swelling feet, and tears put into making this happen… especially considering the challenges we […]

A Smart Guide to the U.S. Meat Shortage

As the meat-supply crunch hits grocery stores, expect higher prices for burgers and steaks, purchase limits and smaller selection Supermarket meat sales are up as consumers cook more at home. A grocery store in Brooklyn, N.Y., on May 5. PHOTO: LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS By Jaewon Kang and Jacob Bunge May 6, 2020 8:37 am ET With meat shortages hitting burger […]

A Mask for Every Utahn

  Utah state officials recently announced the “Mask for Every Utahn” program for those who would like a mask but haven’t been able to get one.   Here is the link to a news article the discusses the announcement.   Here is the link to the state website where citizens may submit a request.   Please share this information with […]

Neighborhood Heroes Nomination

With this challenging time individuals have come together to help, and we want to recognize those efforts. Do you know someone that has gone above and beyond to help a neighbor? Someone that has shopped for those at most risk? Someone that has donated food to those in need? Nominate your neighborhood hero by completing […]


UFIA Press Release – Responsible Shopping

      For Immediate Release: March 16, 2020 Contact: Dave Davis President Utah Food Industry Association Utah Retail Merchants Association 801-262-5001 ddavis@utfood.com   Utah Food Industry Urges Calm and Responsible Shopping in the Wake of the Emergence of the Coronavirus   The coronavirus (COVID-19) is impacting retailers, our customers and employees nationwide. Our members […]

Official Statement on Utah Tax Reform

As Associated Retail Operations (Macey’s, Dan’s, Lin’s, Fresh Market and Dick’s Market), we do not have an official position on the tax reform package. We feel citizens, if they want, can have their voices heard on this matter and that is why, if asked, we’re allowing the collection of signatures in our stores.