Freson Bros Press Release

Freson Bros. Partners with Overwaitea Food Group
two local companies join forces to supply customers in 13 Alberta communities
(September 17, 2014 – Stony Plain, Alberta) Freson Bros., an Alberta owned and operated
grocery chain and Overwaitea Food Group (OFG), the largest Western-based Canadian
Food store chain, jointly announced today a new supply partnership bringing together their
synergy for a seamless and reliable approach to deliver the best selection of products at
very competitive prices to Albertans.
Freson Bros., a family owned business established in 1955 currently operating 15 stores
across Alberta is deeply rooted to its commitment to family, community and
heritage. With its strong connection to Alberta’s vibrant communities and this strategic
partnership, Freson Bros. is poised to enhance its mix of choice fresh and quality products
as well as create more excitement to its customers shopping experience as Alberta’s
premier fresh market.
The Overwaitea Food Group(OFG), with 145 stores across Western Canada, has been in
operation for nearly a century, with its first store originally located in New Westminster,
BC. With the support of more than 15,000 team members under the banners of Save-OnFoods, Overwaitea Foods, Cooper’s Foods, Urban Fare, PriceSmart Foods and Bulkley
Valley Wholesale, OFG proudly provides customers with a great local value in unique and
innovative ways; delivering world-class products, services, and an exceptional in-store
experience, in every community they serve.
Freson Bros. is proud to partner with Overwaitea Food Group (OFG) in serving every
community we operate in.
For more information contact:
Mandi Fawcett
Freson Bros.
[email protected]
[email protected]
604.888.2079 extension 2200
#130 4401 – 48 Street, Stony Plain, Alberta, T7Z 1N3 Ph: 780-968-6924 Fax: 780-968-9292