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Three Grand Bahama cancer charities benefit from Cost Right and Solomon's ‘Change For Change’ in-store initiative - Mar 23, 2017 - 11:12:11 AM

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Solomon's and Cost Right recently teamed up with breast cancer survivor and advocate Mrs. Linda Malcolm, launching Change For Change in Grand Bahama to provide financial support to three charities on the island.

The in-store initiative encouraged patrons of Solomon’s and CostRight, Freeport to donate spare change to assist Sister Sister Breast Cancer Support Group, the Cancer Association of Grand Bahama and the Cancer Society of The Bahamas.  Store managers strategically placed donation boxes in the retail outlets with the hope that customers would contribute to help their fellow Grand Bahamians...
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Solomon’s Donation Adds to Book Count at Sir Jack Hayward Library - Mar 15, 2017 - 12:17:19 PM

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In an effort to grow the current book selection at the Sir Jack Hayward Adult Library in Grand Bahama, Solomon’s recently made a cash donation to provide one month’s supply of reading materials.

Renea Bastian, Vice President of Marketing & Communications at the company said the gift is a part of Solomon’s commitment to backing community-focused organizations as they contribute in a positive way. “We know the value of knowledge and the importance of reading and so when we were approached by the library’s Executive Director, Mrs. Geneva Rutherford, there was no hesitation on our part to give,” Bastian explained...
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Big Game Deals at Solomon’s Grand Bahama (expires on Monday) - Feb 1, 2017 - 1:40:15 AM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama - Catch the deals, just in time for Superbowl! Specials end on Monday.
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AML Announces New Chairman of the Board - Jan 26, 2017 - 5:39:54 AM

AML Foods Limited, one of the country’s largest grocers and a leader in providing quality and value to Bahamians, today announced that Mr. Franklyn A. Butler II has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors. He replaces Mr. Dionisio D’Aguilar who resigned as Chairman in January of this year, having held the post for 7 ½ years.

 Mr. Butler is a well-respected Bahamian businessman who has extensive experience in the food and retail industries.  He currently serves as the President and Managing Director at Milo B Butler & Sons Co. Ltd...
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Solomon's Super Center Marks 26th Anniversary with Health Fair Event - Nov 2, 2016 - 11:06:39 AM

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Nassau, Bahamas - This year, Solomon’s Super Center is celebrating twenty-six years as a major retail grocery outlet in The Bahamas. To commemorate the occasion, the store is hosting a health fair as a way to giveback to its loyal shoppers for their years of dedication to the brand.

On Saturday November 5, at the 4th Annual Health Fair & Anniversary Event, customers can benefit from free health screenings including blood pressure checks, glucose and cholesterol testing, flu shots and free skin analysis. Solomon’s will also partner with vendors to distribute healthy food samples and display vitamin options available in store...
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Solomon’s Lucaya Sees Success With In Store Health Seminar - Sep 14, 2016 - 11:20:01 PM

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Freeport, Bahamas — During the Solomon’s Lucaya’s Let’s Talk Health series held last month, local physician Dr. Monique Pratt answered one-on-one questions from participants in the free, in-store session.

Saturday shoppers took full advantage of the opportunity to chat about common health issues including hypertension, diabetes and obesity at the Ask The Doctor presentation. Dr. Pratt, a specialist in Internal Medicine & Nephrology, gave preventative tips attendees could incorporate into their daily lives. She advised on topics from dietary changes to the importance of having an open line of communication with primary physicians...
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Solomon’s Lucaya teams up with Dr. Monique Pratt for Free in store seminar - Let’s Talk Health - Aug 23, 2016 - 11:12:24 PM

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Freeport, Bahamas, August 23, 2016— On Saturday August 27, shoppers at Solomon’s Lucaya will have a chance to participate in a free, in store health seminar as a part of the store’s ongoing Let’s Talk Health series. The retail food chain is teaming up with presenter, Dr. Monique Pratt who specializes in Internal Medicine & Nephrology for an Ask The Doctor forum.
 
“We’re encouraging our customers to sign up and come prepared with questions for Dr. Pratt. We want the session to be engaging with open dialogue so that persons in attendance can have important health questions answered,” said Charlene Harding, Marketing Assistant at Solomon’s.  “Dr. Pratt is willing to share her knowledge and impact the community in a positive way and we want to thank her in advance for taking the time to meet our customers and our team at Solomon’s...
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AML Acquires 5-Acre Property For $3M to Develop New Solomon’s Branded Store on Yamacraw Hill Rd - Aug 9, 2016 - 7:07:51 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - AML Foods Limited, one of the country’s largest grocers, today announced it has acquired a 5-acre tract of land on Yamacraw Hill Road for $3 million from Luxury Homes Bahamas Limited .  The property will be developed into a new 38,000 square-foot Solomon’s branded store in Eastern New Providence.  The site will also include a location for AML’s Carl’s Jr. brand.

With this purchase, AML Foods will no longer be partaking in the previously announced joint venture to develop the shopping center with Luxury Homes Bahamas Limited, but will serve as the anchor store adjacent to the center being developed by the company...
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Fresh Market Shoppers Challenged to Get Screened, Get Moving and Get Fit at Health Fair & Fun Walk - Jun 6, 2016 - 2:03:51 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas — Solomon’s Fresh Market teamed up with Doctors Hospital, the Bahamas Medical Center and Tristar Agents and Brokers Ltd to host a Health Fair and Fun Walk at the store’s Old Fort Bay location.

With the goal of educating the community on how to make simple lifestyle changes to improve overall health, the event kicked off at 7 a.m. with a 3-mile Fun Walk through the Clifton Heritage Park.

Organizer and AML Foods Ltd. Brand Manager, Monalisa Sweeting hailed the event a success. “Saturday was a great opportunity for our brands and business partners to share healthy food options and fitness tips with our customers,” she explained...
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AML's First "BYOB" Drive Could Eliminate 2 Million Plastic Bags From Local Circulation‏ - May 11, 2016 - 12:54:43 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas — AML Foods Ltd. officials say the first phase of its Bring Your Own Bag (BYOB) initiative could reduce local plastic bag use by two million bags in one year. After successfully distributing 10,000 free reusable shopping bags on Earth Day, the company is now setting its sights on next year’s goals.

Step one of the BYOB program is a part of the company’s goal of distributing 125,000 eco-friendly bags throughout the country by the end of 2017.  Last month, volunteers distributed the bags at AML store locations in New Providence and Grand Bahama...
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Solomon’s Celebrates Moms With Green Thumbs At Gardening & Fashion Event - May 6, 2016 - 11:04:34 AM

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Nassau, Bahamas - This Saturday, flowers and fashion will collide during For Mom With Love 2016: Gardening & Fashion Show at Solomon’s Super Center on the East West Highway.

The store’s Lawn & Garden Department will be transformed to celebrate mothers with a full day of treats and activities. Participants can look forward to gardening tips on growing beautiful flowers year round. Organizers say moms can also learn about shopping for organic produce grown by Bahamian farmers...
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Michael Maura, Jr. Joins AML Board Of Directors - Mar 3, 2016 - 10:16:11 AM

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Nassau, Bahamas - The Board of Directors of AML Foods Limited today announced the appointment of Mr. Michael Maura, Jr. as a Director, effective January 20th, 2016.  His appointment expands the AML Board to eight Directors.

Mr. Maura brings more than 25 years experience in the shipping and logistics industry to this new appointment. He joined the APD Limited (Arawak Port Development) team as a founding director in 2009 and now sits at the helm of the largest publically traded company in The Bahamas as its President & CEO...
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Winners in Nassau and Freeport for AML’s Car Giveaway Promotion - Jan 31, 2016 - 5:33:41 AM

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Nassau, Bahamas, January 30, 2016—Two lucky shoppers—one at Cost Right, Freeport and another at Solomon’s Super Center in Nassau—drove off in style in new 2016 Kia Sportage vehicles after winning a recent promotion at AML Foods Ltd. participating stores.

The Deals To Drive For campaign started in mid-November and picked up speed just before Christmas and into the New Year. Customers at Solomon’s, Cost Right stores in Nassau and Grand Bahama, as well as Solomon’s Fresh Market had the chance to purchase four items from 19 participating brands to enter to win one of two vehicles...
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Solomon’s Fresh Market Kids Club and The Community School Donate 40 Meals to 40 Families - Jan 11, 2016 - 6:20:35 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - It took months of planning and some creative fundraising for the Solomon’s Fresh Market Kids Who Care Club and The Community School to feed 40 meals to 40 families in the Bain & Grants Town community. Efforts included a well-planned flash mob at the retail outlet back in November where the kids entertained customers while collecting funds to complete their mission.

Just days before Christmas, 25 kids and 10 adult volunteers formed an assembly line at St. Agnes Anglican Church’s hall room to pack, organize and distribute 40 hot meals to families in need. The idea originated from The Community School and the kids club teamed up with them to successfully execute the donation...
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AML Foods Limited Gives Cheer to Bahamas National Feeding Network - Jan 8, 2016 - 4:32:55 PM

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AML Foods Limited, the parent company of food outlets Solomon’s, Solomon’s Fresh Market, Cost Right Wholesale Club, Domino’s and Carl’s Jr., recently donated $2,500 to the Bahamas National

Feeding Network (BNFN), one of 10 charitable organizations, during a presentation at the company’s head office on Blue Hill Road.

The five outlets each gave $5,000 towards the initiative resulting in a total of $25,000 being split evenly among the ten charities...
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Charities in New Providence and Grand Bahama receive $25k Donation - Dec 29, 2015 - 11:32:53 AM

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Nassau, Bahamas - Just days before Christmas, five local food brands donated $25,000 to charities in New Providence and Grand Bahama. Solomon’s, Cost Right, Domino’s, Carl’s Jr. and Solomon’s Fresh Market, all affiliated with parent company AML Foods Ltd, each contributed $5000 as a Christmas gift to select charities.

The much-needed funds come as local nonprofits see a significant reduction in public and private donations over the past year due, in part, to tough economic times...
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A Sure Sign of Fall— Solomon’s Fresh Market Kicks Off The Season With 2nd Annual Harvest Festival - Nov 2, 2015 - 11:01:54 AM

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Nassau, Bahamas - It’s beginning to look and feel a lot like Fall in The Bahamas especially for hundreds of Solomon’s Fresh Market shoppers who took part in the 2nd Annual Harvest Festival at the Old Fort Bay location.

Pie eating, apple bobbing and pumpkin carving contests set the tone for a seasonal celebration at the store. With live music and free samples, families from neighboring communities enjoyed the festivities and captured the fun posing for photos in the pumpkin patch...
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Solomon’s Grand Bahama Shoppers Encouraged to Check Their Health - Oct 23, 2015 - 10:39:18 AM

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Nassau, Bahamas - This Saturday, Grand Bahama residents can shop, sample healthy foods and possibly save their lives at the first ever Check Your Health fair at Solomon’s Queen’s Highway. For five hours, shoppers will have access to free glucose and blood pressure checks, flu shots and HIV rapid testing in one convenient location.

Representatives from various non-profit health groups will also be on hand to educate the public and raise awareness. During the event, the Cancer Society of The Bahamas will conduct a Pap smear drive,
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Solomon’s Shoppers Get Health Screenings and Better Living Tips at 3rd Annual Customer Health Fair - Oct 18, 2015 - 10:26:39 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas, October 18, 2015—At Solomon’s Super Center’s 3rd Annual Customer Health Fair, shoppers took part in health screenings from free blood pressure checks to cholesterol and glucose testing, flu shots and free skin analysis. During the event, vendors handed out samples of healthy food and vitamin options available in store. The food retailer also teamed up with Friends of The Blood Bank to collect donations for the PMH Blood Bank.

“October is our store’s anniversary month and we took the opportunity to give back to our customers by hosting the health fair...
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