Groceries

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10 reasons to love the new Pete's Fruit Market in Bronzeville

Published Sept. 15, 2017

Having operated his first Wisconsin grocery store on the near South Side since 1992, Greek immigrant Pete Tsitiridis yesterday cut the ribbon on his new location on the corner of King Drive and North Avenue in Bronzeville.

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Sendik's stores host Hatch chile pepper roasting extravaganza

Published Aug. 16, 2017

We've entered the dog days of summer, and Sendik's is celebrating with a special offering: Hatch chile peppers from New Mexico. These unique peppers, which are common in Southwestern cooking, are rarely - if ever - found in Wisconsin in their fresh form.

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Get free grocery delivery for a year with new Instacart service

Published May 3, 2017

Interested in having your weekly groceries delivered to your home, free of charge, for a full year? There's a new service that will be offering just that. Instacart, a new grocery delivery service, launches in Milwaukee beginning Thursday, May 4.

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West Milwaukee Sendik's to open Nov. 15

Published Nov. 10, 2016

West Milwaukee residents will have a new place to shop for their Thanksgiving dinners, as the much-anticipated Sendik's location on the east side of Miller Park Way - between Mitchell and Burnham - opens Tuesday, Nov. 15.

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Brewers Organics adds meal delivery thanks to chef partnership

Published Sept. 9, 2016

Brewers Organics will begin offering ready-to-eat meals for delivery beginning next week. The Wisconsin-based organic grocery delivery service has announced a partnership with Zak Groh, owner of Whisk Culinary, to bring fresh, ready to eat meals, directly to customer's homes.

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Sendik's announces new Waukesha location

Published Aug. 2, 2016

Sendik's Food Markets announced today that the locally-owned grocer will open a new location at 701 Meadowbrook Dr. in Waukesha. The new store marks the fifth recently announced new location for the grocery store chain.

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Milwaukee employs new methods to combat food deserts

Published July 15, 2016

According to a report by Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, Milwaukee County has adopted the SEED initiative, which employs mobile markets, community gardens and food preservation to address the issues of hunger and urban food deserts.

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6 ideas to improve the new Metro Market in Shorewood

Published June 11, 2016

We're a few months in, so here are six things I'd change about the Milwaukee area's newest Metro Market store, on Oakland Avenue in Shorewood. The better you are, Metro Market, the more of our money you'll get!