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Fresco y Más focuses on Caribbean shoppers with newest store


Shoppers can find jackfruit, root vegetables, oxtail, goat and much more at a new Fresco y Más store designed to cater to Caribbean shoppers.

Special features of the Lauderhill, Fla., location include a cafe with Caribbean and Hispanic breakfast items; a prepared foods section with dishes like jerk chicken, goat stew and Caribbean rice; a farmers market-style produce department with a greater assortment of items favored by Caribbean and Hispanic shoppers; and expanded seafood offerings.

“We recognized a great need in the Lauderhill community for a grocery store that provides more than the traditional Hispanic offerings,” Anthony Hucker, president and CEO of Southeastern Grocers, which owns the Fresco y Más banner, said in a news release. “Our newest Fresco y Más store is handcrafted…

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Fresco y Más targets Caribbean shoppers


Southeastern Grocers Inc. has made expansion of its Fresco y Más stores a growth focus, and the Latino banner now aims to broaden the customer base with its latest store.

The new Fresco y Más due to open on Dec. 5, in Lauderhill, Fla., will be the chain’s 26th location and its first to emphasize products for Caribbean customers, Southeastern Grocers said Monday.

Along with traditional Hispanic offerings, the Lauderhill store will serve up a wider array of items catering to Caribbean tastes, such as more fresh seafood; islander produce and specialty meat cuts; an extensive selection of Caribbean seasonings, spices, snacks and beverages; and a hot food section with popular Caribbean foods.

The new store’s produce area will offer an expanded…

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Fresco y Más Expands to Lauderhill, Florida


JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Southeastern Grocers, Inc. (SEG), parent company of BI-LO, Fresco y Más,
Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie stores, will unveil the newest Fresco
y Más store in Lauderhill, Florida, growing the popular Hispanic grocery
store to 26 locations.

On Wednesday, Dec. 5, the new Lauderhill store, located at 1531 NW 40th
Ave., will be the first Fresco y Más to place a strong emphasis on
products targeted to Caribbean customers, in addition to the traditional
Hispanic offerings for which Fresco y Más is known. Customers will
immediately notice the expanded variety of products, including fresh
seafood; specialty meat cuts, including goat and oxtail; islander
produce such as…

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Revellers play mas for 51st Toronto Caribbean Carnival – Video


Revellers play mas for 51st Toronto Caribbean Carnival – Video – CityNews Toronto


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Toronto's Caribbean carnival mas bands say they deserve more support



As Toronto's Caribbean carnival launched for the 51st time, masquerade band leaders said they aren't getting enough financial support from …
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CAL named the official airline for Vincy Mas


Caribbean Airlines has announced its partnership with the St Vincent and Grenadines Tourism Authority as the Official International Airline Sponsor of Vincy Mas 2018.

According to a statement issued on Monday, “Vincy Mas provides the ideal platform for Caribbean Airlines to showcase its ‘From Festival to Festival’ campaign, and the partnership with the St Vincent and Grenadines Tourism Authority is integral to the Airline’s ‘Hello Caribbean’ thrust to encourage Intra-Caribbean travel. As an airline sponsor, Caribbean Airlines will also roll out its ‘Welcome to Carnival’ incoming passenger meet and greet activation at the Argyle International Airport in St Vincent and the Grenadines.

Commenting on the announcement of the Airline’s partnership for St Vincent and the Grenadines…

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