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Natural Grocers Completes Acquisition of Nature’s Pantry; Opens Store in...


DECEMBER 9, 2014   Natural Grocers Completes Acquisition of Nature’s Pantry; Opens Store in Independence   INDEPENDENCE, Mo., December 9, 2014 –  Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE: NGVC) has closed its previously announced agreement to acquire most of the assets of natural foods retailer Nature’s Pantry, Inc. in Independence, Missouri. The transaction closed on December 7, and Natural Grocers began officially operating as a Natural Grocers store on December 8. The store is located at 19019 E. 48th Street in Independence.   Natural Grocers plans to continue building on Nature’s Pantry’s success and provide the Independence community with healthy, affordable natural and organic groceries – a mix of national brands, as well...
Posted 1 week 2 days ago

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Bullying Can Lead to Suicide. Donate at Natural Grocers to Help Prevent Suicide.


  Joe Bell, father of Jayden who took his own life at 15, is walking from Oregon to New York to bring awareness to suicide and its link to bullying. Joe says bullying comes from not accepting people for who they are. He is educating people on acceptance throughout his walk and helping to raise money for support groups dealing with bullying and suicide prevention.   Richard Everleigh from the nationwide suicide prevention network, Second Wind Fund, tells us that help is possible. Their centers are focused on helping those who are considering suicide to overcome any problems they are facing.   Natural Grocers is matching suicide prevention donations (up to $15,000) made at all of our stores during August and September. All money is donated to local suicide prevention groups...
Posted 1 year 14 weeks ago