LAFAYETTE, Ind. (August 11, 2014) – Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will be hosting a job fair Friday, August 15, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in order to fill positions for its first Lafayette store scheduled to open this fall. The hiring eventwill be held at the Courtyard Marriott, 150 Fairington Lane. Fresh Thyme is a new specialty grocer with roots in providing communities healthy and organic offerings at great prices.

“Lafayette is a wonderful community. We are honored to be opening our first, built-from-the-ground-up store here,” Chris Sherrell, President and CEO of Fresh Thyme, said. “This job fair represents a great opportunity to tap into the local job market and really integrate Fresh Thyme with our new neighbors.”

Approximately 90-100 full- and part-time opportunities, including management positions, will be available for the store which will be located at 282 S. Creasy Lane. Candidates who attend the job fair are encouraged to bring a resume and be prepared to interview on-site, no appointments necessary. Interested candidates can apply online at freshthyme.com before attending the job fair.
“Fresh Thyme is passionate about promoting a healthy lifestyle by providing natural, healthy and organic products at affordable prices, and we’re looking for individuals who can help us bring that passion to life in Lafayette,” Sherrell said. “This store will be the fourth of five Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets opening in Indiana this year, as we are firmly committed to bringing a new and exciting way to shop for groceries throughout the Midwest.”

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 store’s 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 is offering a NEW shopping experience to the Midwest and is scheduled to open a total of 60 stores by 2019. 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.