NORTHVILLE, Mich. (May 11, 2015)– Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is hosting a job fair Saturday, May 16 to fill 90 positions needed to staff their soon-to-open Northville store location. The hiring event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Courtyard Detroit Livonia, 17200 North Laurel Park Drive in Livonia. Fresh Thyme recently opened a store in East Lansing and plans to open three stores in the Detroit market this summer.

“Fresh Thyme offers a new shopping experience where produce and healthy offerings take center stage,” said Chris Sherrell, President and CEO of Fresh Thyme. “Community is a core focus of our company, and we would love to meet with individuals who are excited about the opportunity to provide great customer service to their friends, family and neighbors in the Northville area.”

Full-time and part-time opportunities available include store management, department management, supervisor, store administrator and many other positions. The store will be located at 15480 Sheldon Road. Candidates attending the job fair are encouraged to apply at freshthyme.com before attending and then bring a resume and be prepared for an interview on-site during the fair. Appointments are not necessary.

“Fresh Thyme is growing rapidly and has just entered its second year of operations,” Sherrell said. “Opportunity for upward mobility is great right now as we are currently centralizing corporate operations to the Midwest and will be rapidly expanding over the next several years.”

Benefits for full-time employees include medical, dental, vision and paid vacation.

About Fresh Thyme

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is a full-service specialty retailer focusing on value-priced fresh, healthy, natural and organic offerings. It boasts an extensive produce department with organic and local fruits and vegetables, a natural meat department, healthy deli foods to go, bakery goods, 400 bulk food bins, dairy and frozen, and health supplement products. Fresh Thyme is scheduled to open 60 stores by 2019. Learn more at freshthyme.com. Keep in touch by liking us atfacebook.com/FreshThymeFarmersMarkets and following us at twitter.com/FreshThymeFM.

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