FOOD DESERTS: 23.5 million Americans live in a food desert, communities that lack access to full service supermarkets providing fruits, vegetables, and other whole foods making it impossible to achieve a complete, nutritious diet. Food deserts most often occur in underserved urban and rural areas.
To address Prince George's County Maryland and the nation's unfortunate epidemic of Food Deserts and Health Enterprise Zones. A Health Enterprise Zones are areas that develop sickness and disease which devastates a community. Many diseases are a result of the lack of healthy foods.
MFG 's vision is to establish an organic food oasis with a unique gourmet grocery store concept throughout the Country. Starting in the state of Maryland, Prince George's County! The aim is directed at communities in or near FOOD DESERTS. MFG will provide access to affordable food solutions.
With over 50+ years of experience in the food retail space, the Market Fresh Gourmet executive team is well equipped to bring their concept brand into the grocery space!
CEO Mario Minor states "We plan on being a change agent by impacting this industry, one community at a time!"