A Healthy (and Profitable) Oasis in Philly’s Food Deserts
06 Oct, 2012
by Sarah Treuhaft, via Yes! Magazine
Want proof that the goals of business and the needs of the most vulnerable can align? Meet Jeff Brown, fourth-generation grocer and owner of the 10-store ShopRite regional chain based in Philadelphia.
By mixing old-fashioned customer service with innovative new approaches, Brown is chipping away at the nation’s jobs challenge, starting in the communities hardest-hit by the financial crisis.