Shop Local, Shop Healthy
Did you know?
Youth are 3x more likely than adults to be influenced by tobacco ads. Having easy access to junk food creates unhealthy habits at an early age. Good health starts with the foods we buy for our families and healthy families mean healthy communities.
What is a ‘healthy’ store?
A healthy store is one where the healthy choice is the easy one.
It encourages customers to buy healthier items, such as fresh fruits and vegetables, water, and other healthier offerings. It also protects youth in the store from tobacco and alcohol.
The healthy retail program rewards stores that focus on the 4 P’s: Product, Price, Placement, Promotion.
Offer discounts on
Place healthier items
Limit the amount
How can you help create a healthy environment and economy in Santa Ana?
|Let your local stores know what you want|
|Spread the word on social media|
|Shop at local healthy stores|
How can my store become a "healthy store"?
What are the benefits of being a healthy retailer?
By joining the program, you will have the opportunity to:
- Improve your sales
- Increase customer loyalty
- attract new shoppers
You can also receive
- FREE reusable grocery bags to give to customers (excludes alcohol and tobacco purchases)
- FREE healthy recipe cards
- FREE print material
See the Healthy Retail Recognition Toolkit below for more information.
How will stores be awarded?
Stores will be awarded on a 3 level system based on the number of standards met:
Become a healthy retailer today!
For questions please contact:
Alicia Carranza, MPH, MCHES
The Santa Ana Healthy Retail Team (SAHRT) partners with retailers to create healthier,