Press Room

5/2015
The Pioneer Press covered our East 7th store project. The article is a great summary of what makes us who we are and where we are headed.

5/2015
Mississippi Market was named favorite co-op or green grocer by Minnesota Women’s Press readers in What Women Want 2015 survey. We are happy to share this distinction with fellow co-ops – Seward and The Wedge

4/2015
Mississippi Market was voted #1 Best Natural Foods Grocery in the City Pages 2015 Best of… issue.

3/2015
Insight News invited Mississippi Market to partner with them on their Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge.

2/2015
Twin Cities Live did a segment on Cheap Date Ideas in the Twin Cities with Dining with Alice and included our cooking classes an idea.

11/2014
The Star Tribune reported on our community giving to Frogtown Farm, Hmong American Farmers Association, and Midwest Food Connection

10/2014
Thanks to River City Press for filming the groundbreaking of our East 7th St. store!

1/2014
The Pioneer Press reported on the Gateway Food Co-op vote to dissolve and welcome Mississippi Market’s plans to build a store on St. Paul’s East Side.

9/2013
WCCO stopped in our stores during the reporting of a story about organic farmers’ income doubling in the past year as demand for healthier food increases.

6/2013
The Gateway Food Initiative, working to bring a food co-op to St. Paul’s East Side, has invited us into their conversation and welcomed us at their community meeting, as reported on in the Pioneer Press.

5/2013
The Christian Science Monitor used Mississippi Market as an example in their reporting on the financial benefits of being an owner in a co-op.

5/2013
Food Freedom Radio stopped by for a visit to learn about Mississippi Market and the resources we have when shopping for local, organic & sustainable foods.

1/2013
The Pioneer Press highlighted our cooking classes as a way to help stick to those new year’s resolutions.

10/2012
We were thrilled to be awarded a Commuter Choice award for encouraging smart commute options among its staff and customers. As well as offering a discount on groceries to customers who bike to the store through our Bicycle Benefits program.

8/2012
We are honored to be named as one of the Best of Home – Cooking Classes in the Twin Cities by CBS Minnesota/WCCO!

6/2012
Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine of Perennial Plate made their way through the United States on their “Real Food Road Trip” to tell the stories of real food and the people who provide it in every corner of the country. They stopped at food co-ops along the way, including Mississippi Market, to meet some local producers, share good food and learn why co-op shoppers and staff are so passionate about their food co-ops. Video : Perennial Plate Visits Food Co-ops

7/2011
Our General Manager, Gail Graham, was featured in the July issue of Minnesota Women’s Press in an article titled Twin Cities Women in Co-op Leadership.

6/3/2011
We launched our Bicycle Benefits program June 1, 2011 and Twin Cities Daily Planet got the word out for us in this article: Bike to Mississippi Market in St. Paul? Get 5% off on Groceries!

2/2011
The Edge magazine for holistic living featured Mississippi Market and highlighted our commitment to local growers in an article in their February issue. The article also talks about our product policy, Local product guide, and our on-going relationships with local farmers.

 

Note: All requests for interviews, filming or photography in our stores should be directed to Kari, our communications & media specialist at kbinning@msmarket.coop.