Food Basics - Pharmacy and flowers
Food Basics is a grocery retailer that offers fresh produce, household items and more. There is a dried goods section where you can find pasta, rice, flour and sugar. A health and beauty department supplies cosmetics, skin care items and fragrances. Most locations offer a money transfer service with Western Union. You can purchase a wide variety of gift cards from various retailers. The floral department stocks seasonal flower selections for special occasion bouquets, as well as balloons for birthdays, baby showers and other special events. A full service pharmacy offers prescription refills, over-the-counter medications and customer consultations. There is a bakery where freshly baked breads, cakes and muffins are sold. There is also a household items section where cleaning supplies, light bulbs, batteries and school supplies are available. The retailer carries fresh produce that varies by season and region. There is a meat and seafood counter where choice cuts of beef, chicken, fish and pork are sold.
Food Basics - An A&P company
Food Basics is a grocery retailer owned and operated by the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company. The retailer operates 11 stores in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. In addition, the brand carries its own branded products in yellow packaging that are priced lower than other competitors. The slogan for these products is "See yellow, save green," and included such products as canned goods, produce and ice cream. The retailer was introduced to the U.S. market in 2001; it was originally an A&P concept with store locations in Canada.