Illinois-based Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets says it will open its first Indiana location next month. The Greenwood store is one of five planned to open in the state over the next two years.

May 14, 2014

News Release

Indianapolis, Ind. — Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, a new specialty grocer featuring healthy and organic value-priced offerings, is excited to announce the grand opening for Indiana's first store location in the Greenwood community on Thurs. June 12, 2014 at 7 a.m. EST. The Greenwood and Indianapolis Chambers of Commerce will be on site for the ribbon cutting at the 8750 US Highway 31, Indianapolis, Indiana 46227 store location.

“Our team looks forward to opening Indiana's first Fresh Thyme store location in the Greenwood area,” CEO Chris Sherrell stated. “We welcome residents to join us for the grand opening and hope to quickly become a part of this great community!”

The first 250 shoppers on grand opening day will receive a limited edition custom Greenwood Fresh Thyme reusable bag filled with over $50 of healthy groceries. Grand opening day will feature events for the entire family including face painting, balloon animals, food sampling, music, outdoor grilling, and live entertainment. Additional events are scheduled to continue throughout the week.

“Fresh Thyme hopes to make your shopping experience not only healthy, but fun and enjoyable,” Sherrell said. “Keeping our products and services local is important to us, and it begins with building a strong relationship with our fellow community members. We are committed to providing fresh fruit and vegetables and natural high-quality meat at great prices.”

Fresh Thyme has already hired many local community residents for managerial and hourly positions. There are still numerous full and part-time employment opportunities available at the Greenwood Fresh Thyme store. Anyone interested may apply onsite or online at

About Fresh Thyme

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is a new full-service specialty retailer focusing on fresh, healthy, natural and organic offerings, all at amazing values. The stores’ signature offering is an extensive produce department with organic and local fruits and vegetables. In addition, Fresh Thyme’s full-service offerings include a natural meat department, healthy deli foods to go, bakery goods, 400 bulk food bins, natural and organic groceries, dairy and frozen, as well as vitamins and body care products. Fresh Thyme is offering a NEW shopping experience to the Midwest and are scheduled to open a total of 60 stores by 2019. You can learn more by visiting, and be sure to keep in touch by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.

Source: Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets

Story Continues Below