Farm Boy Bringing Fresh Urban Concept to Downtown Ottawa

September 15th, 2017

It’s official: local fresh food favourite to open in CF Rideau Centre Ottawa, ON (September 15, 2017) – Continuing its Ontario expansion, Farm Boy will soon bring its wholesome fresh market concept to downtown Ottawa, creating 120 new jobs and helping time-pressed shoppers quickly get their fresh food fix. After much speculation about a Farm Boy opening in the CF Rideau Centre, company co-CEO Jeff York says he is pleased […]

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Etobicoke Community Home to New Farm Boy™ Store

June 1st, 2017

Ottawa, ON (June 1, 2017) – Ontario’s fastest growing local fresh food chain, Farm Boy today announced it will bring its wholesome and healthy, fresh market shopping experience to Etobicoke. Set to open this fall in the Shoppes of Alderwood at 841 Brown’s Line, the 20,000 sq. ft. Farm Boy store will create 150 new jobs for the community and true to their roots promises to deliver local shoppers a […]

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Farm Boy to offer beer in three more Ontario foods stores

May 23rd, 2017

Ottawa, ON (May 23, 2017) – Selected by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), Farm Boy is excited to offer beer and cider sales at three more of its stores with product expected to arrive at Farm Boy™ Barrhaven, Farm Boy™ Nepean (Merivale Mall) and Farm Boy™ Kingston by June 30, just in time for Canada Day. Farm Boy first introduced beer in it stores in December 2015 and then wine in the […]

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Farm Boy celebrates 35 years of fresh, tasty foods and friendly customer service

January 18th, 2017

North America’s fastest growing food retailer now has 23 locations and over 3,000 employees across Ontario Ottawa, ON (January 18, 2017) – On Saturday, January 28th, 2017, Ontario’s beloved fresh food destination, Farm Boy, will host a 35th anniversary celebration in Cornwall Ontario, where it all began. Farm Boy has come a long way since Jean-Louis and Colette Bellemare opened the doors to their first Farm Boy store in 1981 […]

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RELEX Helps Farm Boy to Boost Supply Chain Efficiency

January 16th, 2017

Farm Boy Inc., Ontario’s fastest growing fresh food retailer today announced that they have gone live with the RELEX supply chain management system helping to offer a superior shopping experience to its customers while reducing food waste. The company, with 23 stores across Ontario, Canada, offers fresh produce, meat, fish, deli goods and fresh-made, restaurant-style meals to consumers who appreciate its commitment to quality and freshness. Farm Boy carries more […]

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Farm Boy Launches Annual Coupon for Kids Campaign

December 1st, 2016

Ottawa, ON – The annual Farm Boy™ Coupon for Kids campaign is back with the launch of this year’s coupon book in all stores as of Wednesday, November 23. Proceeds from the coupon book sales support children’s nutritional and educational programs at local hospital foundations, with the CHEO Foundation benefitting from the books sold in Ottawa and Cornwall. Kevin Keohane, President and CEO of the CHEO Foundation said, “Farm Boy […]

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Farm Boy to offer wine in select Ontario food stores

October 28th, 2016

Ottawa, ON (October 28, 2016) – Selected by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), Farm Boy is proud to be one of the earliest food stores to include wine in their product offering today. Farm Boy introduced beer into three stores last December, and will now extend that offering to more stores along with adding wine. Selling wine and beer is another way to offer local products to […]

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Farm Boy™ Pickering Now Open

September 29th, 2016

Ottawa, ON (September 29, 2016) – Ontario-based Farm Boy 2012 Inc. (Farm Boy) celebrates the official grand opening of its first location in Pickering, Ontario. Located at Pickering Town Centre, the new 25,000 square foot Farm Boy™ Pickering store brings 200 full and part-time jobs to the local community, and true to the Farm Boy roots, promises to deliver the very best, fresh, friendly and convenient shopping experience. Opening ceremonies […]

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Farm Boy Announces September 29th Grand Opening for their Farm Boy™ Pickering Store

September 16th, 2016

Ottawa, ON (September 16, 2016) – Ontario-based Farm Boy 2012 Inc. (Farm Boy) today announced the official grand opening of its first Pickering fresh market store, located at Pickering Town Centre, on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Customers are invited to share in a ribbon cutting ceremony at the store at 7:40 a.m. on Thursday, September 29. The first 50 customers in line will receive a Farm Boy™ Gift Card ranging in […]

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Farm Boy™ Cambridge Now Open

September 15th, 2016

Ottawa, ON (September 15, 2016) – Ontario-based Farm Boy 2012 Inc. (Farm Boy) celebrates the official grand opening of its first location in Cambridge, Ontario. Located at 350 Hespeler Road, the new 22,800 square foot Farm Boy™ Cambridge store brings 140 full and part-time jobs to the local community, and true to the Farm Boy roots, promises to deliver the very best, fresh, friendly and convenient shopping experience. Opening ceremonies […]

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Farm Boy Announces September 15th Grand Opening for their Farm Boy™ Cambridge Store

September 9th, 2016

Ottawa, ON (September 9, 2016) – Ontario-based Farm Boy 2012 Inc. (Farm Boy) today announced the official grand opening of its first Cambridge fresh market store, located at 350 Hespeler Road, on Thursday, September 15, 2016. Customers are invited to share in a ribbon cutting ceremony at the store at 7:40am on Thursday, September 15. The first 50 customers in line will receive a Farm BoyTM Gift Card ranging in […]

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Farm Boy announces Cambridge opening for fall 2016

June 29th, 2016

Ottawa, ON (June 29, 2016) – The rapidly expanding Farm Boy chain today announced that Cambridge will be home to the newest destination for the unique and friendly Farm Boy fresh food shopping experience. Set to open at 350 Hespeler Road, local shoppers can soon enjoy Farm Boy’s fresh and unique tastes right in their own community. True to its roots, the new Farm Boy will carry locally sourced foods, abundant varieties […]

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FARM BOY™ WESTBORO NOW OPEN

June 23rd, 2016

Ottawa, ON (June 23, 2016) – Ontario-based Farm Boy 2012 Inc. (Farm Boy) celebrated the official grand opening of its first urban concept store in the Westboro community of Ottawa, Ontario this morning. Located at 317 McRae Avenue (near Scott Street, three blocks west of Island Park Drive) on the main floor of a new residential development, the 19,798 sq. ft. facility is Farm Boy’s 21st location bringing an additional 165 jobs to the community. Opening […]

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OTTAWA’S WESTBORO COMMUNITY WELCOMES FIRST FARM BOY™ URBAN CONCEPT STORE

June 20th, 2016

McRae Avenue opening planned for June 23, 2016 Ottawa, ON (June 20, 2016) – Another first for the rapidly expanding Farm Boy™ chain will be realized this week when Westboro becomes Ottawa’s newest destination for the unique and friendly Farm Boy fresh food shopping experience. Set to open its doors this Thursday morning at 8 am at 317 McRae Avenue (near Scott Street, three blocks west of Island Park Drive), Westboro shoppers can soon enjoy Farm Boy’s fresh and […]

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Farm Boy announces Pickering opening for fall 2016

May 25th, 2016

New store to be located in revitalized Pickering Town Centre    Ottawa, ON (May 25, 2016) – The rapidly expanding Farm Boy™ chain today announced that Pickering will be home to the newest destination for the unique and friendly Farm Boy fresh food shopping experience. Set to open in the west wing of Pickering Town Centre, local shoppers can soon enjoy Farm Boy’s fresh and unique tastes right in their […]

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