Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - Nutrition Month Alert: Registered Dietitians at Select New Brunswick Atlantic Superstore® Locations Help Customers Reach Nutrition Goals

Loblaw Companies Ltd news release with annotations

HALIFAX, March 2, 2012 /CNW/ - To mark Nutrition Month, on March 3, a nation-wide 'dietitian day' will take place at select Loblaw banner stores across Canada. For 'dietitian day', part of  the livelifewell™ in-store event to support Canadians in making healthier choices, dietitians will provide tips and guidance to customers in support of their nutrition goals - all free of charge!

Why:        According to the Loblaw Companies Limited livelifewell™ Survey sixty per cent of Canadians feel there are barriers standing in the way of their nutrition goals. Canadians want to make their health a priority but need the right tools to help them make healthier choices.
         
WHEN:         Saturday March 3, 2012
        10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
         
WHERE:        Please see below for a list of local stores participating in dietitian day.

Fredericton
Atlantic Superstore®
471 Smythe Street

Atlantic Superstore®
116 Main Street
(Nashwaaksis)

Moncton
Atlantic Superstore®
165 Main Street

Rothesay
Atlantic Superstore®
115 Campbell Rd
(Kennebecasis Valley Market)

Woodstock
Atlantic Superstore®
350 Connell Street

Please let us know if you are interested in speaking with a dietitian about widely held nutrition myths and suggestions for how Canadians can achieve their nutrition goals.

For further information:

Loblaw Public Relations
[email protected]
(905) 459-2500

or

Margaret Poole
[email protected]
(902) 456-4521