Press Releases

Golub Corporation Reveals Four New Market 32s
Grand OpeningPosted April 22, 2016

The Golub Corporation's new contemporary, food-focused Market 32 brand has doubled its scope* today, with the revelation of four newly converted Price Chopper Supermarkets in the Capital Region of New York – one, at Hamilton Square in Guilderland, NY; another at Hudson Valley Plaza in Troy, NY, and two in the heart of the City of Albany, on Madison and Delaware Avenues. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

Fairfield, VT Woman Awarded $250,000 Grand Prize in Price Chopper And Market 32'S Bags2Riches Contest
WinnerPosted April 22, 2016

Today, the grand prize of $250,000 in the 2016 Price Chopper and Market 32 Bags2Riches contest was awarded to Fairfield, Vermont’s Linda Menard. A small reception was held in her honor at the Price Chopper at 170 Swanton Road/Route 7 in St. Albans, where she does her regular shopping. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper and Market 32 Introduce PICS Brand to Deliver Signature Quality and Value
Posted April 12, 2016

Introducing PICS by Price Chopper – a new signature line of store brand products that offer high quality and premium value - available exclusively at Price Chopper Supermarkets and Market 32. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Pittsfield Market 32 to Host 'Homegrown Market Day'
Posted April 7, 2016

Market 32 by Price Chopper, located at 555 Hubbard Ave, will be hosting a “Homegrown Market Day” on Saturday, April 16 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. More than a dozen of the store’s many local and regional suppliers will be on hand to chat with customers about what makes their products special and to offer free samples. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
With Passover Approaching, Colonie Price Chopper to Host Kosher Open House
Posted March 11, 2016

Just in time for Passover, Price Chopper Supermarkets will be hosting a Kosher Open House to highlight the more than 1,000 Kosher for Passover products available, provide samples from a wide variety of Kosher for Passover products and to get cooking tips from kosher catering experts. Passover begins the evening of Friday, April 22 this year. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets Issue Voluntary Recall of 48 oz. Central Market Classics Chocolate Ice Cream
Posted March 11, 2016

Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets are issuing a voluntary recall on 48 ounce, Central Market Classics Chocolate Ice Cream with a UPC code of 41735 07233. The product is being recalled due to possible strawberry cross contamination. If you do not have a strawberry allergy, there is no health risk. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets Raise Close to $40,000 for JDRF
Posted March 1, 2016

Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets' pin-up campaign during the month of January 2016 raised $39,854 for JDRF (originally branded as Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation). Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Wilton Market 32 to Host "Homegrown Market Day"
Posted Feb. 19, 2016

Market 32 by Price Chopper, located at 3045 Route 50 in Saratoga Springs, will be hosting a “Homegrown Market Day” on Saturday, February 27 from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. More than a dozen of the store’s many local and regional suppliers will be on hand to chat with customers about what makes their products special and to offer free samples. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
March Classes Offered at The Cooking School @ Market Bistro
Posted Feb. 19, 2016

Beginning March 1, the Cooking School @ Market Bistro will offer a variety of classes that range from basic cooking to more advanced recipes and skill levels, including; ethnic foods, quick meals, appetizers, baking and pastry classes. The registration fee for each class ranges from $50 to $55 per person. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper and Market 32's Check Out Hunger Campaign Raises Close to $2,000 and More Than 3,000 Pounds of Food For the New Hampshire Food Bank
Posted Feb. 12, 2016

The New Hampshire Food Bank received the proceeds from Price Chopper and Market 32’s 2015 Check Out Hunger campaign, which included a donation of $1,941 and 3,025 pounds of food. Check Out Hunger raised more than $42,000 and more than 26 tons of food for 15 local food banks and pantries in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper And Market 32’S Check Out Hunger Raises More Than $42,000 and 26 Tons of Food For Food Banks Across New York And New England
Posted Feb. 9, 2016

Price Chopper and Market 32’s 2015 Check Out Hunger campaign raised more than $42,000 and 26 tons of food for 15 local food banks and pantries in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper and Market 32’s Check Out Hunger Campaign Raises More Than $12,000 And More Than 15,000 Pounds Of Food For The Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York
Posted Feb. 9, 2016

The Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York received the proceeds from Price Chopper and Market 32’s 2015 Check Out Hunger campaign, which included a donation of $12,180 and 15,313 pounds of food. Check Out Hunger raised more than $42,000 and more than 26 tons of food for 15 local food banks and pantries in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper and Market 32's Check Out Hunger Campaign Raises More Than $14,500 and More Than 7,500 Pounds of Food For the Food Bank of Central New York
Posted Feb. 9, 2016

The Food Bank of Central New York received the proceeds from Price Chopper and Market 32’s 2015 Check Out Hunger campaign, which included a donation of $14,560 and 7,659 pounds of food. Check Out Hunger raised more than $42,000 and more than 26 tons of food for 15 local food banks and pantries in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
North Adams Price Chopper to Close Permanently
Posted Feb. 8, 2016

The Price Chopper supermarket in North Adams, Mass. (245 State Road) will close permanently on February 27, 2016. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper Raises More Than $153,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Posted Jan. 29, 2016

Price Chopper has raised more than $153,000 from its month-long pin-up campaign and the sale of more than 8,500 plush primates for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This celebrates the 14th year the regional supermarket chain has partnered with St. Jude. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper Supermarkets Launch Telemedicine Pilot Project In Five Stores
Posted Jan. 27, 2016

Marking an advancement in public access to healthcare, five of Price Chopper's 20 free-standing health stations will be testing a new telemedicine program that allows customers to get a live, private consultation via videoconference with a board certified physician who can help diagnose and treat minor illnesses. The five pilot stores are in Johnstown, NY (North Comrie Ave.), Poughkeepsie, NY (2585 South Road), Bennington, VT (214 Northside Drive), Glenmont, NY (329 Glenmont Road) and Fulton, NY (12 W First Street, South). Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
More Than 3,000 Toys Distributed as Part of Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets and Salvation Army’s Annual Holiday Toy Drive
Posted Jan. 27, 2016

As part of Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets’ annual Holiday Toy Drive and in partnership with The Salvation Army, more than 3,000 toys were collected and distributed in communities throughout the company’s six-state footprint, including New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Vermont. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
February Classes Offered at The Cooking School @ Market Bistro
Posted Jan. 26, 2016

Beginning February 10, the Cooking School @ Market Bistro will offer a variety of classes that range from basic cooking to more advanced recipes and skill levels, including; ethnic foods, quick meals, appetizers, baking and pastry classes. The registration fee for each class ranges from $35 to $60 per person. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper And Market 32 Announce Winning Recipes For 18th Annual "Tools For Schools" Campaign
Posted Jan. 25, 2016

For the second year, "Tools for Schools" added a recipe contest element to the popular points program that distributes equipment and supplies to hundreds of schools across the Northeast. The winning recipes – chicken stuffed shells with roasted red bell pepper sauce submitted by the Brown School in Schenectady (N.Y.) was named the grand prize winner by a panel of Market Bistro chefs and the classic Tuscan pasta submitted by Burnt Hills Ballston Lake High School in Burnt Hills (N.Y.) was named the fan favorite. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Scott Grimmett Named CEO of the Golub Corporation
Scott GrimmettPosted Jan. 20, 2016

The Golub family today announced that Scott Grimmett has been named chief executive officer (CEO), of the Schenectady, NY based Golub Corporation, parent company of Price Chopper, Market Bistro and Market 32. Grimmett, who will also carry the title of president, has been a part of the family-owned company’s succession plan since joining the company in January 2012 as executive vice president and chief operating officer. Details are outlined in the press release.

 

 
Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets Issue Voluntary Recall of 48 oz. Central Market Classics Caramel Caribou Ice Cream
Posted Jan. 18, 2016

Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets are issuing a voluntary recall on 48 oz. Central Market Classics Caramel Caribou Ice Cream (UPC # 41735 07230). The product is being recalled due to the possible presence of metal shavings. Most of the customers who purchased these items have already been contacted through Price Chopper’s SoundBite notification program, which uses purchase data and consumer phone numbers on file in connection with the company’s AdvantEdge (loyalty) card to alert those households that may have purchased the product in question. Details are outlined in the press release.

Market 32 by Price Chopper Acquires O’laughlin’s Home Care Pharmacy
Posted Jan. 18, 2016

Market 32 by Price Chopper, located at 20 Galaxy Way in Sutton, will be hosting a “Homegrown Market 32 by Price Chopper announces the acquisition of O'Laughlin's Home Care Pharmacy in Pittsfield, Mass. Pharmacist Stan Walczyk and the O’Laughlin’s Home Care Pharmacy team members have joined the Market 32 team. Details are outlined in the press release.

Sutton Market 32 to Host “Homegrown Market Day”
Posted Jan. 14, 2016

Market 32 by Price Chopper, located at 20 Galaxy Way in Sutton, will be hosting a “Homegrown Market Day” on Saturday, January 16 from 10 am - 5 pm. Eleven of the store’s many local and regional suppliers will be on hand to chat with customers about what makes their products special and to offer free samples. Details are outlined in the press release.

Updated: Price Chopper And Market 32 Supermarkets Issue Voluntary Recall On Grab-And-Go Apple Blue Salad
Posted Jan. 12, 2016

Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets are issuing a limited recall on Grab-and-Go Apple Blue Salads (UPC #24734600000) that were sold from January 8- 12. The product label didn’t contain walnuts, an allergen that is present in the Apple Blue Salad. The product is safe for consumption by those not allergic to walnuts. This voluntary recall affects 19 stores. Details are outlined in the press release.

Full Service Pharmacy Opens In Ogdensburg Price Chopper
Posted Jan. 11, 2016

A new full-service pharmacy has opened in the Price Chopper Supermarket located at 2981 Ford Street Extension in Ogdensburg. It will provide the community with a convenient way to get all of their healthcare needs, including prescriptions and access to Price Chopper Pharmacy's many programs available to help patients save on their medication. These programs include the Diabetes AdvantEdge Program that offers free diabetes medication and supplies as well as programs that include free antibiotics and free prenatal and children's vitamins. Details are outlined in the press release.

Price Chopper and Market 32 Place 5th in Nationwide Competition for 'The Farm Just Got Closer' Campaign
Posted Jan. 8, 2016

Price Chopper and Market 32's freight fleet continues to turn heads and recently placed 5th nationwide in the Successful Concept category in Commercial Carrier Journal's annual "Flashiest Fleets" contest. Details are outlined in the press release.

Price Chopper And Market 32 Supermarkets Issue Voluntary Recall On Grab-And-Go Apple Blue Salad
Posted Jan. 7, 2016

Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets are issuing a limited recall on Grab-and-Go Apple Blue Salads (UPC #24734600000) that were sold in the following eight stores - Glenville, Wilton, Clifton Shoppers World, Rotterdam, Niskayuna and Glenmont in N.Y.; Pittsfield, Mass. and Bennington, Vt.) from January 2 –7. Details are outlined in the press release.

20 Mall/Hamilton Square Price Chopper Store in Guilderland to be Transformed Into Market 32
Posted Jan. 4, 2016

The Golub Corporation, parent company of Price Chopper, Market Bistro and Market 32, today announced its newest project to convert the Price Chopper store located in the Hamilton Square shopping plaza at the corners of Routes 20 and 155 in Guilderland, NY (the former 20 Mall Plaza) into a Market 32. Construction is slated to begin the evening of January 23 and last until Spring of 2016. During the construction period, the store will be closed to enable a more efficient construction project. Customers are encouraged to shop at the other Guilderland Price Chopper located at the corner of Western Avenue and Johnson Road (approximately two miles away) or the Colonie Price Chopper on Central Avenue (less than four miles away). Details are outlined in the press release.

January Classes Offered at The Cooking School @ Market Bistro
Posted Dec. 29, 2015

Beginning January 7, the Cooking School @ Market Bistro will offer a variety of classes that range from basic cooking to more advanced recipes and skill levels, including; ethnic foods, quick meals, appetizers, baking and pastry classes. The registration fee for each class ranges from $35 to $55. Details are outlined in the press release.

Price Chopper and Market 32 Launch The 2015 Check Out Hunger Campaign and the Annual Holiday Toy Drive
Posted Nov. 20, 2015

Price Chopper and Market 32's Check Out Hunger, a campaign that raises dollars and food donations for designated food banks and their affiliated kitchens and pantries and the annual Holiday Toy Drive kicked off this past weekend and will run for four weeks through Saturday, December 12. Check Out Hunger gives shoppers the opportunity to add a small monetary donation to their grocery bill (bringing the total to the next whole dollar amount) through the Round Up Your Change program and to purchase a set-price Food Package, a $5, $10 or $15 selection of pantry essentials. The annual Holiday Toy Drive, in partnership with The Salvation Army, offers toy collection sites at every Price Chopper and Market 32 throughout the six-state service area, with the goal of distributing the toys to children in need within the communities where the toys were donated. In addition to the toy drive, the Golub Foundation will make a donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northeast New York for each toy donated. Details are outlined in the press release.

Price Chopper/Market32, American Red Cross, and Newschannel 13 Raise More Than $40,000 to Help Home Fire Victims
Posted Oct. 30, 2015

For the month of September, Price Chopper/Market32, the American Red Cross and the NewsChannel 13 media family teamed up for the 'Give What Fire Takes' campaign, raising funds and awareness to help victims of home fires and support home fire prevention efforts. Today, Price Chopper/Market32 presented a check for $40,890 to the Red Cross that included $30,890 raised by their teammates and customers and a $10,000 match from Price Chopper/Market32. Details are outlined in the press release.

Market 32 'By Price Chopper' Brings A New Shopping Experience To The Blackstone Valley
Posted Oct. 28, 2015

The Golub Corporation cut the ribbon on its first "ground up" Market 32 today in Sutton, MA and local residents finally had the opportunity to see the new supermarket concept for themselves. The Sutton Market 32, a USGBC Green Globes-certified building located at 21 Galaxy Pass, is the first supermarket in the community. Details are outlined in the press release.