KeHE Distributors has agreed to serve as the wholesaler for Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, a new natural grocer with plans to expand throughout the Midwest, according to a press release.
“What Fresh Thyme is bringing to the Midwest is a retail grocery model with a proven track record,” said Greg Leonard, KeHE’s EVP of Independent Retail Sales. “Their seasoned leadership team and well-conceived store design concept make Fresh Thyme perfectly positioned to capture the attention of shoppers.”
The grocer plans to open its first store in April in Mt. Prospect, IL, with 60 more stores planned for the next five years in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, and Kansas.
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market