SHOPRITE DIETITIAN TO PROVIDE FREE COUNSELING AND STORE TOURS AT FLEMINGTON TOWNSHIP LOCATION

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With a newly renovated store, the owners of ShopRite of Flemington have added a second Registered Dietitian, Rachel Lovewell, to their staff to expand the health and wellness services that are offered free to all ShopRite customers.

“Ms. Lovewell is a great addition to our team,” says Joseph S. Colalillo, president of ShopRite of Hunterdon County, which operates several ShopRite supermarkets, including the ShopRite of Flemington.  “Together withSusan Lang-Saponara, who has been a Registered Dietitian at ShopRite of Flemington for more than 10 years, Ms. Lovewell will help shoppers make healthy meal choices. With our newly remodeled store we felt the need to add a second Registered Dietitian to our team to offer additional health services to the community, customers and associates.”

As the Registered Dietitian for the ShopRite of Flemington, Ms. Lovewell provides complimentary health and wellness services that guide customers on a range of issues, from learning how to shop and prepare healthy meals, to proper nutrition for specific health conditions and dietary needs. Ms. Lovewell also offers recipes with healthy alternatives, provides information on pantry makeovers, and navigates the aisles with shoppers to help them better understand food labels. In addition, Ms. Lovewell partners with local hospitals, schools and non-profits to conduct free health and wellness-focused workshops and seminars.

Ms. Lovewell, who hails from Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition from Cedar Crest College in Allentown, PA.

In her spare time, Ms. Lovewell, who lives in Bethlehem, PA, enjoys yoga, reading and cooking.

As part of ShopRite’s in-store dietitian team, Ms. Lovewell is one of more than 130 Registered Dietitians who service ShopRite customers in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware and Maryland.

All nutritional services are available to customers free of charge. To make an appointment with Ms. Lovewell, e-mail her at rachel.lovewell@wakefern.com, or call ShopRite of Flemington at (908) 782-2553. Customers can visit ShopRite.com to see her full calendar of events.

ShopRite of Flemington is located at 272 Highway 202/31 North Flemington, NJ 08822. The store is open daily, from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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