Sponsored: Brookdale ShopRite ‘Fresh to Table,’ A New Shopping Experience, Opens Sunday

Bloomfield, NJ – With all the renovations going on at Brookdale ShopRite, we’ve been anticipating a new jewel of a store. But we didn’t imagine finding a store within a store! Opening this weekend, Fresh to Table offers shoppers a huge variety of inspired meals, on-trend ingredients with easy recipes, and prepared foods.

Fresh To Table

Fresh to Table is an innovative one-stop-shop meal experience which makes healthy eating, cooking, and meal planning more convenient than ever.

“The Brookdale ShopRite has been an important part of the community for generations, and we can’t wait to introduce the Fresh to Table

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Shop the best spring deals

Sephora’s Spring Saving event runs through April 19, offering shoppers deals across thousands of beauty products, both online and in stores nationwide. The sale is open to Sephora Beauty Insiders, the retailer’s free membership reward program that has three tiers: Rouge, VIB and Insider. However, your Beauty Insider status determines both your sale start date and discount during the Spring Saving event.

  • Now through April 19: Rouge members must spend $1,000 per year at Sephora to earn 20 percent off during the sale.
  • April 13 to April 19: VIB members must spend $350 per year at Sephora
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Shopping Carts Show Pent-Up Party Spirits

A year into the worst health crisis in modern history, French Champagne, chocolate novelties and tequila have all shot up consumers’ grocery lists. Current trends bode well for liquor stocks, less so for some of the early winners of the pandemic.

This time last year, shoppers were panic buying after the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic on March 11. Supermarket shelves were stripped of essentials such as toilet paper, dried pasta, hand sanitizer and canned soup. Staples companies such as Lysol-maker Reckitt and paper-products giant Kimberly-Clark initially struggled to meet demand.

Today, Americans and Europeans are buying less

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Snap Buys Screenshop To Propel Clothes Shopping

With the rise in popularity of connected commerce and social shopping, Snap is moving into the space with the acquisition of Screenshop, once called the Shazam of fashion, according to media reports on Wednesday (April 7).

A new feature in the Snapchat app will enable users to upload a screenshot of outfits they like and get in-app recommendations for similar purchases. Screenshop by Craze was launched in 2017 in New York by Mark Fishman and was once backed by Kim Kardashian West.

It’s anticipated that Snap will make news of the acquisition official at

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Meijer details how COVID-19 has shaped shopping trends

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — One year into the coronavirus pandemic, Meijer is giving a look at how the global health crisis impacted the way residents across the Midwest shop.

Takeout meals, yoga mats and hand weights, as well as pillows and home office accessories saw increased sales. The same was true for puzzles, bikes, pools and grills. On the other hand, gas sales at Meijer fueling stations was down.

“We continue to applaud our store teams that worked diligently throughout the pandemic to find solutions that would help our customers find the products they needed while keeping their families safe,”

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How Can New Jersey Homeowners Reap Tax Savings by Shopping Local?


Every week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. Here is this week’s question.

Q. I live in Rumson, New Jersey. Can you explain the new proposal to reduce your property taxes by shopping local?

A. The Property Tax Reward Program, which was passed by the New Jersey Legislature in late March, offers incentives for Garden State residents to shop locally by providing a property tax discount.

“Merchants will basically take part of your purchase price and rebate it to the town to apply to your property tax bill,” said according to Marc Pfeiffer, senior policy

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