Planet Organic Health Corp. (TSX Venture Exchange – POH), announced today that
Planet Organic Markets, Canada’s largest natural food retailer, has commenced the
construction of a new 10,000 square foot organic supermarket in Port Credit, Ontario. The
company also said that it is set to open their store in north Calgary, Alberta, the second
location in that city. That store will open in October.
Planet Organic recently announced the acquisition of The Big Fresh, a 5,000 square-foot
natural food market situated in a prime location at Jasper Avenue and 121 Street in
Edmonton. The company also recently acquired Healthy’s Nutrition Centres, a seven-store
health food chain, located in Toronto, Ontario.
Planet Organic Markets operates natural food supermarkets in Edmonton, Victoria, Port
Coquitlam, Calgary, Port Coquitlam, and Halifax. “Good Food, Good for You, Good for
the Earth” – that’s been the company’s motto for the past 15 years. Planet Organic
Markets sells only 100% certified organic produce, all-natural groceries, a healthy deli
selection, organic meats, fair trade coffee and chocolates as well as all-natural
supplements, and personal-care products. The company says “no” to trans-fats,
preservatives, food colouring, and artificial flavours. Log onto www.planetorganic.ca to
ABOUT PLANET ORGANIC HEALTH CORP.
Planet Organic Health Corp. (TSX-V: POH), is a natural products industry
company, comprising manufacturing, distribution and retail. Recently recognized
as one of the Top 50 Companies on the TSX Venture Exchange, where it is listed
as a Tier One company, Planet operates natural food supermarkets in Edmonton,
Victoria, Calgary, Port Coquitlam, Halifax, and Port Credit under the Planet
Organic Market banner. The company also operates 47 natural health outlets under
the Sangster’s Health Centre banner. Another POHC company, Trophic Canada is
the country’s leading manufacturer of natural supplements.
For further information, please contact:
VP Corporate Development, CFO, Planet Organic Health Corp
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