SN Social

Retailers Promote Freebies for Moms


Retailers across the country are promoting in-store tastings and giving out flowers this week in honor of Mother’s Day.

While freebies for Mom seem like a good way to garner positive publicity, Whole Foods Market has received some Facebook flak for its Mom-O-Rama event taking place this Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. As many Facebook fans noted, the timing of the event excludes working moms. However, the retailer replied that individual stores will host events this weekend.

Here’s how Whole Foods handled the Facebook complaints, as well as what other retailers are giving away this Mother’s Day.

Discuss this Blog Entry 0

Post new comment
or to use your Supermarket News ID

Jenna Telesca

Jenna Telesca is the Content Director of Supermarket News. She joined SN in 2010.

Don Cuppett

Don Cuppett Jr. is content production director for Supermarket News, a Penton Media publication.
What's SN Social?

SN Social

Blog Archive
Penton Media Food Group and Related Sites

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×