ADVISORY, Jan. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. [SFM], a specialty retailer of fresh, natural and organic foods at great prices, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. To kick off the New Year, Sprouts Farmers Market will join NASDAQ as part of the 3rd annual NASDAQ "Fit Week," a week of bell ceremonies featuring companies that help Americans lead healthier lifestyles.
In honor of the occasion, Amin Maredia, Sprouts Farmers Market's Chief Financial Officer, will ring the Opening Bell.
Maredia and Sprouts' nutritionist, Janet Little, will be available for media interviews from 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014.
Pictures from NASDAQ "Fit Week" will be available shortly following the ceremony at: http://www.nasdaq.com/marketsite/campaigns/fitweek.html
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Monday, January 6, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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About Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. [SFM]:
Sprouts Farmers Market is helping customers live a healthy lifestyle at an affordable price. The specialty retailer offers a complete shopping experience that includes fresh produce, bulk foods, vitamins and supplements, packaged groceries, meat and seafood, baked goods, dairy products, frozen foods, natural body care and household items catering to consumers' growing interest in health and wellness. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Sprouts Farmers Market employs more than 14,000 team members and operates more than 160 stores. Plus, on Wednesday, January 8, Sprouts will be opening its first store in Kansas City! For more information, visit sprouts.com or find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SproutsFarmersMarket.
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Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.