September Health First Flyer

Our September Health First flyer is live! Don’t miss your chance to stock up on staple items, new products and wellness products.

With a variety of options like fish oils, kid-friendly multivitamins, probiotics and more, you have many ways to keep your kids healthy all year long.

Read on to learn how you can support your child’s immune system all year long!

L-Theanine for Stress, Pure Lab Blog Post

L-theanine is an amino acid found almost solely in the green tea plant. It has been found to promote alpha brain wave production, a state of relaxation similar to that experienced during and after meditation.

Read Pure Lab Vitamins’ latest blog post to find out all you need to know about nature’s powerful relaxant, as well as how it can help reduce anxiety and make stressful situations more manageable.

Come in store for more information!

We’re Hiring: Part-time Store Clerk

We’re looking for a customer-service oriented person to join our growing team at Dandelion Foods. As Part-Time Grocery Clerk, your responsibilities would be to ensure the highest level of service possible to all Dandelion Foods customers while assisting in inventory management across all departments.

We’re looking to fill 20 hours/week including afternoon, early evenings and weekend hours. If interested, please send a resume to info@dandelionfoods.ca

Main responsibilities

  • Stock shelves and displays
  • Cash coverage
  • Rotate older stock and review for short-dated items
  • Label items accurately with price tags or signs
  • Keep backstock areas in order; assist buyer determine out-of-stocks
  • Check deliveries to verify piece count and any damaged items
  • Help with special orders

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Excellent time management and communication skills
  • Able to multi-task and remain flexible to the changing needs of the business
  • Regular, predictable attendance

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Familiarity with MS Office and POS systems
  • Previous customer service experience
  • Team player

Physical Demands of Position:

  • Ability to lift/push/pull/carry up to 30 pounds frequently; 30-50+ pounds occasionally
  • Manual dexterity with ability to use hands, wrists, and fingers for extended periods of time
  • Ability to stand, walk, kneel, crouch for extended periods of time
  • Regular exposure to working in refrigerated and frozen environments

Work Environment:

Fast- paced retail floor environment. Ability to work well with others while performing many tasks with emphasis on upholding department and product standards while ensuring a high level of friendly and community-oriented customer service.

If interested, please send a resume to info@dandelionfoods.ca

Please tell us how we’re doing- fill out our customer survey

Hello friends of Dandelion Foods! It’s hard to believe that we are only months away from our 5th anniversary. It’s been an incredible journey and we definitely couldn’t have done it without your support!

We value your loyalty and are looking for your support again in planning our next 5 years, and beyond. You can help us define what our future will look like by completing this short survey.

Thanks for your continued support!

Start the survey.

DandyFest 2018: Local Food, Healthy Living

We’re thrilled to announce that this year’s DandyFest is June 16th! Now in its 5th year, we’re pleased to once again offer a wide selection of local producers, wellness partners who will be sampling, demonstrating and talking about their fantastic products.

Here’s what else is happening:

  • 10% discount off of everything in store
  • Live music, featuring Peter Brown, keyboardist from Lanark, ON
  • BBQ featuring an organic chicken burger/veggie burger, choice of La Croix drink and chips for $5
  • Giveaway bags to the first 50 customers
  • Live animal area
  • Door prizes, discounts and more!

Date: June 16th
Time: 10a.m. – 2p.m.
Location: 451 Ottawa Street, Almonte, ON
Cost: FREE!

Here’s a list of this year’s vendor and wellness partners:

Almonte Fitness Centre
Alpenblick Farm
AOR
Biemonds Grass-Fed Yogurt
Lorna Vanderhaeghe
Fluid Solar Roasted Coffee
Kricklewood Farm
Hummingbird Chocolate Makers
Natural Wisdom
Laurentian Brew Kombucha
Love My Buns
Neal Brothers
Prairie Naturals
Progressive Nutritional
Pure Lab Vitamins
Sweet Cheeks
Stay tuned, more to come!