Deerfield, Illinois. (April 28, 2014) – Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, a new specialty grocer featuring healthy and organic value-price offerings, will be hosting a job fair on Sat. May 3, 2014, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST at the Courtyard Marriott, 800 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, Illinois. Fresh Thyme plans to staff a variety of positions, including management-level for the new store location. Fresh Thyme’s first store location opened in Mount Prospect on April 23, 2014. The Deerfield location is scheduled to open this summer.

“Fresh Thyme Farmers Market looks forward to planting roots in the Deerfield community,” stated Chris Sherrell, President and CEO of Fresh Thyme. “Our main focus is to stay local and engage with each individual community – this begins with our store employees.”

Interviews will be available on a walk-in basis with no appointments needed. Candidates are encouraged to bring a resume, as well as a completed application to the job fair. Applications are available to download and print online atfreshthyme.com. If unable to attend, resumes can be submitted to deerfieldjobs@freshthyme.com. Fresh Thyme estimates that the store will employ between 90 to 100 people at each location including part-time and full-time job opportunities.
“We invite all candidates to attend the job fair, apply for a position, and become a part of the excitement,” Sherrell said. “Fresh Thyme team members will be present to answer any of your questions and inform you of the opportunities our fast-growing company has to offer.”
About Fresh Thyme

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is a new full-service specialty retailer focusing on fresh, healthy, natural and organic offerings, all at amazing values. The stores’ signature offering is an extensive produce department with organic and local fruits and vegetables. In addition, Fresh Thyme’s full-service offerings include a natural meat department, healthy deli foods to go, bakery goods, 400 bulk food bins, natural and organic groceries, dairy and frozen, as well as vitamins and body care products. Fresh Thyme will offer a NEW shopping experience to the Midwest with 60 stores opening in the next six years. You can learn more by visiting freshthyme.com, and be sure to keep in touch by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.