October, 2011 – Whole Foods Market Celebrates Third Anniversary




This November 2011 marks the Third Anniversary of Whole Foods Market – Wellington and to celebrate, there will be Three Days of Savings & Fun for customers; the beautiful 50,000 square-foot location will feature exclusive sales in each department and a variety of food inspired events from Friday, November 4 – Sunday, November 6, 2011.  Activities will include a wine tasting benefit for the local Autism Speaks Chapter, Team Member Cooking Competition, Free Sampling Event, Mini-Makeovers, and a Local Mingle featuring Swank Farms Produce and Local Chef, Jennifer Reed of the Sugar Monkey.  Event details follow:


Team Throwdown Cooking Competition!   Friday, November 4th at 4 PM, Patio

Come out and watch our Store Team Leader and Culinary Team go head-to-head with the reigning Throwdown Champions from last year, the Seafood Kings.  Both teams will be given 45 minutes to create three dishes using a “Featured Ingredient.”  All are invited to watch this battle and cheer on your favorite team.


Wine Tasting Benefiting Autism Speaks    Friday, November 4th from 6-8 PM, $5 Donation

Enjoy this special Anniversary Tasting in the Specialty Department where you will enjoy fantastic wines paired with holiday inspired appetizers – perfect for this season – along with live music and a silent auction.  100% of all proceeds will benefit the local Autism Speaks Chapter.  Please Pre-Register by Calling Customer Service at 561-904-4000.  


Free Sampling Event   Saturday November 5th from Noon – 4 PM

Enjoy Free Storewide Sampling of over 20 products!  Also, customers are invited to sign-up for a free Mini-makeover by theGabriel and Zuzu Cosmetics Make-up artist.  Call 561-904-4000 to make an appointment, space is limited. At 3 PM Anniversary Cake Ceremony: What’s a celebration without cake?  All are invited to help us celebrate our three great years in the community with a sweet treat, just stop by the Prepared Foods Department at 3 PM.  While supplies last.


Local Mingle Hosted by Swank Farms   Sunday, November 6th from 4-6 PM, $5 Donation to Whole Kids Foundation

Join us for a fun mingle in support of our local agriculture and local producers!  We will be featuring Swank Farm Specialty Produce, a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) partner, cooking demonstration presented by local Chef Jennifer Reed of The Sugar Monkey, as well as live music and a hands-on planting station for kids!  $5 donation per person will be accepted at the event entrance in the back of the café.  100% of the proceeds will go to the Whole Kids Foundation. Pre-Registration Required @ Customer Service or Call 561.904.4000


Whole Foods Market – Wellington is located at 2635 State Road 7. Telephone: 561-904-4000.

Three Days of Savings November 4th-6th are exclusive sales to Whole Foods Market Wellington and are only available while supplies last.



Whole Foods Market®   Founded in 1980 in Austin , Texas , Whole Foods Market (wholefoodsmarket.com, NASDAQ: WFM) is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America ’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “ America ’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company’s motto “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s nearly 60,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 14 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2010, the company had sales of more than $9 billion and currently has more than 300 stores in the United States , Canada and the United Kingdom .