Bethpage, NY (PRWEB) September 03, 2014
It’s that time of year again! Back to school season is here, and King Kullen is ready to help parents and their kids start off the school year right with healthy snack options, lunchbox ideas and school supplies. With King Kullen’s help, it’s sure to be a successful year!
This year, parents should try taking their kids to the grocery store with them. Let them pick out their own foods for breakfast, school lunches and snacks. Encourage them to pick out yummy, healthy foods.
Most parents selecting lunchbox options want to be sure to select healthy, nutritious options. King Kullen is the only retailer on Long Island that provides NuVal scores to its customers. NuVal scores food on a scale of 1-100; the higher the NuVal Score, the better the nutrition. NuVal scores allow shoppers to compare overall nutrition the same way they compare price. King Kullen’s Director of Pricing and Social Media, Tracey Cullen, explains that NuVal’s 1-100 scoring system makes it easier than ever to shop for good nutrition. For more information on how to shop with NuVal, visit http://www.NuVal.com/shop.
After picking out all the kids’ back-to-school snacks and breakfast and lunch foods, be sure to pick up their back-to-school supplies too! King Kullen’s Non-Foods Coordinator Marshall Irving states that whether just starting school or heading to high school, King Kullen has all the supplies kids need. Pick up pencils, pens, paper, notebooks, glue sticks and more – all at one convenient location!
King Kullen has several tips for successfully preparing for the first day of school. First, get everything ready the night before to avoid rushing in the morning. That includes laying out an outfit and packing lunch. Kids should get plenty of sleep the night before so that they feel refreshed and wide awake for the first day of school. Also, make sure to wake up on time or even early!
School starts soon, so get shopping today! Stop by the nearest King Kullen location today to find everything parents and kids need for back-to-school season!
About the company:
Headquartered in Bethpage, New York, King Kullen Grocery Co., Inc. is recognized by the Smithsonian Institution as America’s first supermarket. Michael J. Cullen opened the doors of King Kullen in 1930. Today, four generations later, King Kullen is still family-owned and operated. It remains a leader in the supermarket industry. From that very first store in 1930, King Kullen today operates 39 supermarkets and five Wild by Nature stores across Long Island. In addition to traditional grocery, King Kullen features a large catering and prepared foods department, freshly-baked breads and sweets, and healthy and organic areas, with pharmacies in many stores as well.