News & Alerts


  • FoodMaxx Fundraiser Exceeds Expectations

    Aug 10, 2018

    Grocer collects $17,000 for Carr Fire relief efforts Modesto, Calif.- FoodMaxx grocery stores collected a total of $17,000 for The Salvation Army’s relief efforts in the Redding area affected by Carr Fire. “I would like to extend a warm thank you to all those who donated,” said Charla Giles, Vice President of ...

  • The Salvation Army Fundraiser Launched at FoodMaxx for Redding Wildfire

    Jul 27, 2018

    Grocer enhances relief efforts by offering shoppers the ability to donate money in-storeModesto, Calif.- Today, FoodMaxx, located on 1330 Churn Creek Road in Redding, started collecting monetary donations for The Salvation Army’s relief efforts in the Redding area affected by Carr Fire. Shoppers can donate any amount at checkout and ...

  • Recall: DD0312018 Pacific Coast Cafe Coffee K-Cups

    Dec 31, 1969

    CLR Roasters, our private label supplier of the Pacific Coast Coffee has issued a Recall of the Pacific Coast Café Coffee K-Cup Pods in the 12ct. packages due to possible inadequate foil seal. The K-cup pods could potentially spill hot water and coffee grounds. Please open the attached recall documents to ...

  • Keeping It Fresh

    May 16, 2018

    A handy guide for maintaining optimal milk flavor


  • FoodMaxx, Lucky and Save Mart rounding-up Peanut Butter to stock-up Shelves at Local Food Banks

    May 16, 2018

    Modesto Calif. – FoodMaxx, Lucky and Save Mart stores are proud to announce its fifth annual Peanut Butter Roundup. This signature event of The Save Mart Companies aims to stock-up the shelves of our local food banks right as summer starts and thousands of children across the state lose their school lunch program. This May our family of stores will offer Jif, Adams, Skippy and Sunny Select peanut butters specials- making it easy for shoppers to help local food banks.


  • No Signature Required

    Apr 18, 2018

    With the technological advances of credit card chips and the tokenization of payment card information credit card companies have eliminated signature requirements at checkout.


  • Prop 65 Warning

    Apr 3, 2018

    The Save Mart Companies is issuing a Prop 65 Warning label requirement for all products made from or containing roasted coffee beans. A California judge has ruled that coffee companies across the state will have to carry a cancer warning label because of a carcinogen that may be present in ...


  • Steve Junqueiro Announces Retirement

    Jun 1, 2017

    Steve Junqueiro Announces Retirement After a remarkable 43 years of dedicated service with The Save Mart Companies, Steve Junqueiro has announced that he will retire on June 1. As he steps away from his day-to-day role, Steve will remain actively involved in the company by maintaining his position on The Save ...


  • Nicole Pesco named Chief Executive Officer of The Save Mart Companies

    Dec 1, 2016

    Modesto, Calif.— The Save Mart Companies announced today the appointment of Nicole Piccinini Pesco as the company's Chief Executive Officer. Most recently Pesco served as Co-President & Chief Strategy and Branding Officer. The Save Mart Companies is a family-owned, privately held company. Based in the heart of the Central Valley, ...


  • FoodMaxx Moves to Bigger Location in North Highlands

    Oct 17, 2016

    Just in time to celebrate the brand’s 30th anniversary(North Highlands, CA) -- FoodMaxx opened a bigger store in the Sacramento suburb of North Highlands today. The new location at 7477 Watt Avenue offers approximately 10,000 square feet more than the former location a mile away in Antelope. Mike Flowers has ...

  • The Save Mart Companies Purchases North Highlands Food Source Store

    Sep 13, 2016

    Plans to move Antelope FoodMaxx to new North Highlands location(Modesto, Calif.)—The Save Mart Companies has acquired the Food Source store located at 7477 Watt Avenue in North Highlands. The Company will move its FoodMaxx store at 8065 Watt Avenue in Antelope to the new location, just a mile down the ...

  • Save Mart Supermarkets announces new corporate name: The Save Mart Companies

    Jun 21, 2016

    (Modesto, Calif.) – Save Mart Supermarkets announced today that its corporate name has been changed to The Save Mart Companies, effective immediately. Consumers know the company as their local grocery store, operating under the store names of Save Mart, Lucky, Lucky California, FoodMaxx, S-Mart, and MaxxValue. Besides providing a clear ...

  • Save Mart Supermarkets announces partnership with eScrip

    Mar 1, 2016

    FoodMaxx, Lucky and Save Mart S.H.A.R.E.S. community giving program will continue giving up to 3% a basket to local schools and community-based organizationsModesto, Calif. – Save Mart Supermarkets announced that it has partnered with eScrip to manage its S.H.A.R.E.S. charitable giving program. The new Shares powered by eScrip program continues ...

  • Habitot Children's Museum in Berkeley to get $10,000 Donation on National Day of Giving

    Dec 1, 2015

    The Save Mart C.A.R.E.S. Foundation, the giving arm of Lucky Supermarkets’ parent company, is proud to announce a $10,000 grant to Habitot Children’s Museum in Berkeley. The popular, award-winning non-profit provides a hands-on learning center in which young children explore culture and the arts in a setting designed especially for ...

  • Save Mart Supermarkets Help the Homeless on Giving Tuesday

    Dec 1, 2015

    Tens of thousands of socks just in time for the cold weatherIn the spirit of the global celebration of giving, Save Mart, Lucky and FoodMaxx are donating 60,000 pairs of socks tomorrow to several organizations that help the communities our stores serve. “HomeFirst is so grateful to Lucky for the ...

  • Dungeness and Rock Crab Health Advisory

    Nov 4, 2015

    Officials with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) have advised consumers not to eat Dungeness and Rock crabs caught in waters between the Oregon border and the southern Santa Barbara County line because dangerous levels of domoic acid, a naturally-occuring toxin, have been detected in these crabs.The California Fish ...

  • FoodMaxx comes back to Tracy with new Logo and Format

    Jul 29, 2015

    Opening of Tracy FoodMaxx launches new logo for chain Tracy, CA – Save Mart Supermarkets brought back a FoodMaxx store to the city of Tracy today after a four-year absence. The Tracy FoodMaxx continues to offer name brand products at rock bottom prices. Once you pass the Wall of Value, the ...

  • Grocery Shopping Made Easier for Parents with Special Needs Children

    Jul 28, 2015

    First West Coast grocer to carry Caroline's Carts chain-wide Modesto, CA-- Pushing a traditional grocery cart and a wheelchair at the same time through a store is challenging for many families. But thanks to a suggestion made by a Central Valley mom, Carolina Alfaro, Save Mart Supermarkets has now made a ...

  • Lucky, Save Mart & FoodMaxx now accept Apple Pay

    Dec 4, 2015

    Save Mart offers the easy, secure & private way to pay, providing an enhanced experience and added security for its shoppersModesto, Calif.—Checking out at Lucky, Save Mart and FoodMaxx stores just got more convenient and secure, as the company announced today that Apple Pay, the new category of service that ...

  • Notice of Privacy Practices for Our California Pharmacies

    Dec 4, 2015

    NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES FOROUR CALIFORNIA PHARMACIESTHIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSEDAND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. The Pharmacy is required by law to maintain the privacy of our patients’ Protected Health Information (“PHI”), and provide patients with notice of ...