YES WE ARE OPEN!
DEC. 26 – As a store that primarily sells food items, we will remain open during this current Province-wide Shutdown order. We will operate at 50% capacity and continue with enhanced sanitation and cleaning procedures.
DEC. 15 – we will accept use of reusable containers for filling in our bulk department. Please ensure that containers are clean and that you have a staff-member weigh them before filling. Our staff would be happy to help you fill them.
During these stressful and uncertain times, we want to be able to provide a safe environment so that we can continue to serve our community. As such, and effective immediately, we will be be implementing various changes to our store procedures, outlined below. Please check back often, as the situation is changing quickly and we’re doing our best to accommodate these changes.
Please note that, as mandated by the Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit, All persons entering or remaining in the public space of these premises must wear a face covering/mask that securely covers the nose, mouth, and chin.
- CUSTOMER ETIQUETTE
- STORE PROCEDURES
- NEW STORE HOURS
- DELIVERIES, CURBSIDE PICKUP AND CASH PICKUP
- DO NOT enter if you are feeling unwell with cough, fever or a runny nose OR have travelled in the past 14 days
- Instead, send a healthy friend with your list or ask us about delivery or curbside pickup
- Please try to maintain a safe distance from staff and your fellow customers.
- We will accept cash, but please consider paying by debit or credit card.
To support the health and safety of our staff, customers and, we are implementing enhanced in store procedures immediately:
- Enhanced Cleaning Protocols: Our staff will be taking extra measures to ensure high contact surfaces are subject to routine cleaning. This includes the handles on baskets, carts and cooler doors, pinpads and bulk handles throughout the store. Additionally, we have provided gloves and surface cleaner at the entrance to the store – please use at your convenience.
- Stock Levels: We are working with our distributors on increasing inventory, especially of staple items. We continue to receive stock, but cannot guarantee to receive everything we have ordered. Please be mindful by not stocking up unnecessarily.
- Accepted payment: We will accept cash, but please consider paying by debit or credit card.
- In-store features: We have suspended all in-store sampling and all supplement and health and beauty product testers will be removed. In some cases, staff are able to provide you with samples – please ask for assistance. Additionally, we have put away the children’s toys that were available.
- In-store events: We have suspended all in-store demos and workshops until further notice.
- Additional features: We recently installed plexiglass barriers at both cashes for your protection and that of our staff. Our staff are following the Public Health recommendations on hand washing, wellness checks for themselves, and social distancing.
NEW STORE HOURS
MONDAY to FRIDAY: 9a.m. to 6 pm
SATURDAY: 9a.m. to 5p.m.
SUNDAY: 11a.m. to 5p.m.
DELIVERIES, CURBSIDE PICK AND CASH PICKUP
Thanks to everyone for your patience as we quickly rolled out new services for those that are unable to come into store to shop.
To manage growing order volumes for this new service, please follow these steps to ensure your order is received:
- You can now order online using a simple form that is organized by the major departments (e.g. Fruit, Vegetables, Freezer, Dairy, Body Care etc.).
- Delivery and curbside slots are available Monday – Friday from 2 – 4pm. (No weekend delivery right now.)
- We will confirm what’s possible when we confirm your order with you. As we are experiencing a higher-than-normal amount of orders, we ask that you send in your orders by 10a.m. if you’d like to have them filled that day.
- Once your order is ready, we’ll call you to clarify any questions and to process your payment over the phone with either VISA or MasterCard.
The Dandelion Foods Team