LUBBOCK (July 7, 2014) — Market Street invites guests to discover amazing flavors made or grown in Texas during its annual Best of Texas expo taking place July 12 and 13 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event will highlight products from the Lone Star State at all 12 Market Street locations in North Texas, Lubbock, Amarillo and Wichita Falls.
Market Street will offer free samples of appetizers, entrées and desserts comprised of products grown and produced throughout Texas, and also conduct product demonstrations during Best of Texas. In addition, Market Street team members will be available to answer questions and provide recommendations for attendees.
“Our Best of Texas promotion is always a popular one and an opportunity for guests to discover many locally grown favorites they may not be aware of,” said Wes Jackson, chief merchandising officer for The United Family, parent company to Market Street.
Displays will be highlighted throughout the stores to help guests identify featured Best of Texas items. The following is a schedule of items that will be available to sample each day:
Saturday, July 12:
Promise Land Milk
Boomerange Frozen Pies
Texas Tamale Company
Shotz Energy Drinks
Sunday, July 13:
Messina Hof Wines
Mateo's Salsa and Beanito's Chips
Michael Angelo's Frozen Lasagna
LIVE Kombucha Soda
Fischer & Wieser Sauces
In addition, the following items will also be highlighted:
- Texas Red, Yellow and Orange Seedless Watermelons
- Texas Cantaloupe
- Texas Brownies
- Mom's Strawberry Cake
- All-Natural Jalapeno Cheese Bread
- Texas Ginger Snaps Cookies & Arriba Coffee
- Eddy's Smoked Sausage
- Padrinos Tamales
- Olli Wild Boar Salame
- In-House Roasted Turkey (Chili Rubbed and Garlic Rosemary)
- Texas Grown Basil
- Texas Gulf Shrimp
- Tejano Tortillas with Opa's Smoked Sausage
- Kylito's BBQ Sauce and Pederson's Sausage
- Primizie Cripsbread & Zilks Hummus
- Whole 5
- WOATS Oat Snacks
About Market Street
Market Street is a unique and inspiring shopping experience — the place to go for people who care about food, who want a healthier lifestyle, and who are open to fresh new food ideas. It’s the place “where everyday meets gourmet” — where guests can bring many shopping lists to one store. Market Street locations can be found in McKinney, Allen, Amarillo, Colleyville, Coppell, Flower Mound, Frisco, Lubbock (3), Plano and Wichita Falls.
About United Supermarkets, LLC
Now in its 98th year of operation, United Supermarkets, LLC, is a Texas-based grocery chain with stores in 35 markets across north and west Texas. A self-distributing company with its headquarters in Lubbock and distribution centers in Lubbock and Roanoke, United currently operates 68 stores under four unique brands: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos, Albertsons Market and United Express, along with ancillary operations R.C. Taylor Distributing, Praters and Llano Logistics. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Albertson’s LLC. For more information, visit unitedtexas.com.