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Purchase your First Night Akron Admission Buttons at Acme Fresh Market!


First Night Akron is an indoor, alcohol free, Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Celebration of the Arts! Whether it’s music, dance, theatre, or performance art – First Night Akron has it all.

Purchase your First Night Akron admission buttons at your local Acme Fresh Market customer service desk! First Night Akron admission buttons are just $10 each, and kids under 10 are FREE!

Acme Fresh Market is also selling Downtown Akron Passports –  a bargain at $15.00 each. The passport includes admission to 17 events beginning with First Night Akron. The passport is valued at over $200.00!

Shop your locally owned Acme Fresh Market today – and don’t forget to purchase your First Night Akron admission button!

Happy Holidays!

Everybody Loves an Acme Fresh Market Gift Card!

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Looking for an easy, affordable, meaningful gift to give this holiday season? Acme Fresh Market gift cards are your perfect solution because “Everybody Loves an Acme Fresh Market Gift Card!”

The perfect solution for the perfect gift

One of the biggest challenges of the holiday season can be deciding on the perfect gift. There are so many people you want to remember at this time of year, and you don’t want to leave anyone out! It can be especially challenging to give a gift to someone you don’t know very well, such as your child’s teacher, the mail carrier, the newspaper carrier, the babysitter, your co-workers – the list goes on.

A simple, yet meaningful, way to give

This year, simplify your life by giving Acme Fresh Market gift cards. When you give an Acme gift card, you give something much more precious than groceries.

You give a memory . . .

Just picture your newspaper carrier sitting down with his family for the delicious holiday meal your gift card helped him purchase. Picture his wife with a beaming smile as she looks across the table at her family. Because of your gift, the family may have splurged on a sumptuous Certified Angus Beef prime rib roast or ventured out of the everyday to try king crab legs – or maybe even lobster! Acme Fresh Market offers the highest quality, freshest meat and seafood available – quality you can trust. Your gift of an Acme Fresh Market gift card is the gift of a memorable holiday meal.

You give a gift of relaxation . . .

Now let’s picture your child’s teacher. She is constantly on the go, working hard to give your child an excellent education. After receiving your gift of an Acme Fresh Market gift card, she heads to her locally owned and operated Acme Fresh Market, where she probably runs into many of her neighbors and may even see some of her students working. Normally, she wouldn’t purchase a premium bottle of wine, but because of your gift of an Acme Fresh Market gift card, she decides to treat herself to the highest quality bottle of wine. Acme’s knowledgeable and friendly wine specialist helps her pick the perfect bottle from Acme’s unparalleled selection of wines. In this instance, your Acme Fresh Market gift card purchased the gift of relaxation.

More reasons to purchase an Acme Fresh Market gift card

    • Acme gift cards give you flexibility. Give a little or give a lot. Acme Fresh Market gift cards are available in any amount.
    • Acme gift cards make you feel good about your giving. Not only will the recipient of the Acme Fresh Market gift card love the gift, but you also can feel great about giving it. By shopping Acme Fresh Market, you are supporting a local business that has been “Feeding the Families of our Community for over 120 Years.”


  • Acme gift cards are easy to wrap. Simply drop one in a holiday card, stuff one into a stocking, tuck one into the recipient’s wallet (and see how long it takes him or her to notice it), or wrap it up in a great big box that will keep everyone guessing until it’s opened.
  • Acme gift cards make great tax-deductible gifts to local charities, such as the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank.


You’re Invited to Enjoy Breakfast with Santa at Acme Fresh Market!


Christmas is right around the corner and you know what that means… Breakfast with Santa! Acme Fresh Market proudly offers this family fun holiday event every year – held at most Acme Fresh Markets from 9:30 – 11:30 am on Saturday, December 13! This is a great way to spend quality time with your family while enjoying a nice breakfast and have your children visit with the Big Man in Red! Adult and child tickets are $4.99 each and are available for purchase at the customer service desk of your local Acme Fresh Market.

For those customers who already have plans Saturday morning, we have another opportunity for you! Your children can visit with Santa at our Norton and East Avenue Acme Fresh Markets on Saturday, December 13 from 11am – 3pm for FREE!

Moms and dads don’t forget to bring your cameras… and grandma and grandpa! Bring the whole family and capture these special moments! Each child who visits with Santa receives a special gift!

See you there!!!!

Acme celebrates opening weekend with events and prizes!

acme-grand-openingBy Eric Poston
The Suburbanite
Posted Oct. 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am

The opening weekend of the new Acme Fresh Market brought shoppers from near and far to check out the new store.

Acme 21 officially opened Oct. 16 at 3875 Massillon Road in the Heritage Crossings development.

The opening weekend of the new Acme Fresh Market brought shoppers from near and far to check out the new store.

Acme 21 officially opened Oct. 16 at 3875 Massillon Road in the Heritage Crossings development, but celebrated the new store with food samplings, prizes and games for children Oct. 18 and 19.

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Acme Fresh Market Opens World Class Store – Gives Back to the Green Community

When Acme Fresh Market opens the doors of its new, World Class grocery store in at 3875 Massillon Road, Green, Ohio on October 16th, the local company will immediately begin giving back to the Green community.

Katie Albrecht Swartz, Director of Marketing for Acme Fresh Market, explained “A major part of the planning for opening our new store in Green has been to ask ourselves – how can we meaningfully give back to the Green community? As a local, family-owned company, it is very important to us to continue our 120 year history of supporting the communities where we operate stores.”

Acme Fresh Market will donate 1% of all Saturday October 18 and Sunday October 19 sales to the Green Local Schools. Superintendent Jeff Miller is thrilled with the contribution. “Acme Fresh Market sought out the Green Local Schools and asked us what they could do to help the kids of the Green Community. Contributing 1% of sales to our schools was Acme Fresh Market’s idea – we are appreciative, and excited to welcome them as a great community partner. Support your Green Local Schools by shopping Acme Fresh Market on October 18th and 19th!”

If supporting the Green Local Schools isn’t enough of a reason to get you to visit the store October 18th and 19th, stop by for free food! Acme Fresh Market in Green is hosting a Community Food Sampling Event with over 15 free food sample stations throughout the store on October 18th and 19th from 11am to 4pm. There will also be prizes, contests, and games.

Another way that Acme Fresh Market is giving back is by donating 10% of a new line of “Bulldog Strong” apparel to the Green Local Schools. “We met with Jim Trout, President, over lunch at our Elementary School cafeteria, and he came up with the idea of partnering to design a new line of “Bulldog Strong” apparel. This supports our initiative to promote the entire school system with the new “Bulldog Strong” slogan. We understood that Acme Fresh Market truly wanted to be our partner when they came back and said not only would they help design and market the apparel, but they’d also donate 10% of all sales to the Green Local Schools,” explained Assistant Superintendent Kevin Finefrock.

In addition to these programs specific to the Green store, Acme Fresh Market will introduce other company-wide community initiatives to the Green community, including an Annual Food Drive to benefit a local food pantry, and its signature Community Cash Back program. Through Community Cash Back, Acme Fresh Market contributes 5% of all sales of Acme Fresh Market brand products to registered non-profit organizations. Last year, Acme Fresh Market donated over $185,000 to local non-profit organizations. Acme Fresh Market is currently enrolling non-profit organizations for the 2014-2015 Community Cash Back program – to learn more and enroll, visit

The Fred W. Albrecht Grocery Company operates 16 Acme Fresh Market stores in Summit, Stark, Portage and Cuyahoga counties. The company, founded in 1891, is locally owned and family-operated. It is very proud of its longstanding traditions of innovative food merchandising and leadership in the community. Acme Fresh Markets has 2,200 associates focused on feeding the families of our community for over 120 years.

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Acme Fresh Market is a proud supporter of the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign!


Acme Fresh Market is a proud supporter of the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign. Join Acme Fresh Market in the fight to prevent, treat and cure breast cancer! Donate to the American Cancer Society by purchasing a $1, $3 or $5 Pink Ribbon at any Acme Fresh Market between September 25th and October 31st.

Want to do more than donate? Participate in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk! The Making Strides walks take place in Akron on October 12th and in Canton on October 26th. For more information, visit any Acme Fresh Market customer service desk.

The American Cancer Society uses all money raised for groundbreaking research to find, prevent, treat and cure cancer; ensure access to mammograms for women who need them; and provide free information and services to help people who are battling breast cancer, whether the need may be transportation, lodging, wigs, support programs or financial programs.

You can make a difference in someone’s life today! Join Acme Fresh Market in the fight against breast cancer.

The Surprising Power of Family Meals


Dear Acme Fresh Market Shopper,

“What if I told you that there was a magic bullet – something that would improve the quality of your daily life, your children’s chances of success in the world, your family’s health, our values as a society?  Something that is inexpensive, simple to produce, and within the reach of pretty much everyone?”

This quote is from a wonderful book: The Surprising Power of Family Meals, by Miriam Weinstein.  As a family owned grocery company, Acme Fresh Market believes we have a responsibility to offer families a wide assortment of top quality foods – and we think we do! – but we have been inspired to go one step further.  Acme Fresh Market is committed to helping Moms and Dads realize the surprising power of family meals.

This week, Acme Fresh Market’s sale items were selected to provide you and your family with easy, inexpensive, and delicious meals to prepare for your family.  Eating around the dinner table with your family is the “magic bullet” – get started today!

Thanks for shopping Acme Fresh Market!


Katie (Albrecht) Swartz

Director – Marketing


Earn 5% Cash Back for your Non-Profit Organization!


If you are a member of a non-profit organization you have a great opportunity to earn FREE MONEY for your group! The 2014-2015 Acme Community Cash Back program begins September 18, 2014 and runs through February 4, 2015 allowing non-profit organizations to earn 5% CASH BACK on all purchases of Acme Fresh Market Store Brands!

How can your church, school, or other non-profit organization become a member of the Acme Fresh Market Community Cash Back program? It’s Easy:

  1. Register your non-profit organization here!
  2. Purchase Acme Fresh Market store brands between 18, 2014 and
    February 4, 2015
  3. Save and collect receipts from your non-profit organization’s members!
  4. Turn in your receipts at your local Acme Fresh Market between January 1 and March 7, 2015

For program details, click here. If you have other questions, just ask your store director or call the Acme Fresh Market Community Cash Back representative at

1-877-299-CASH (2274)!

Acme Fresh Market Store Brands save you money…and earn your Non-Profit organization 5% Cash Back!  Sign up for Acme Fresh Market Community
Cash Back today!

Acme Fresh Market is a proud sponsor of the Summit Metro Parks Fall Hiking Spree!


Pick up your Fall Hiking Spree form at any Acme Fresh Market customer service desk!

Fall is a beautiful time of year and it is a great time to take a walk in the woods and enjoy the sights and smells that come with fall! It’s wonderful to look at the colorful trees and breathe in the piney smell of the outdoors. Walking the Summit Metro Parks trails is not only a great way to get some exercise and fresh air but they are truly a sight to behold!

The Summit Metro Parks Fall Hiking Spree runs from September 1 through November 30, 2014. All you need to do to earn this year’s hiking shield is to complete 8 trails during this time frame. If you are a first year hiker, you can also earn your hiking staff!

For more details or questions about the Fall Hiking Spree you can call 330-865-8065 or check out their web site at

Pick up your Fall Hiking Spree form at Acme Fresh Market today! See you on the trails!