Win a New Grill Just in Time for Labor Day Weekend!

Who wants a brand new grill for #laborday weekend? Make sure to stop by one of our local locations by Friday! Look for the +Mission Tortillas display!


1. Jackson Heights – 7610 37th Ave.
2. Hicksville – 520 S Broadway
3. New Hyde Park – 3367 Hillside Ave.
4. Jamaica – 17309 Jamaica Ave.
5. Jamaica – 8405 Parsons Blvd.

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Met Foods Converts to Ferreira Foodtown of Jackson Heights

Just in case you saw the switch-over recently in our New Hyde Park and Jackson Heights stores, yes we have switched from Met Foods to Foodtown. But – still same family owned and same management! To learn more – read our press release here:


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             Media Contact: Stephanie Barnhart

August 15, 2013                                        

(412) 680-4222 cell

Met Foods Converts to Ferreira Foodtown of Jackson Heights

Jackson Heights, Queens – As of Friday, August 10th, 2013 the Met Foods on 37th Avenue in the heart of Jackson Heights, Queens has converted into Ferreira Foodtown of Jackson Heights. The store is still operating under the same local owner, The Ferreira Family, and management team.

The change will incorporate a new selection of grocery products and sale items within the store, such as an expanded variety of organic, all-natural, specialty, and health conscious products. This includes gluten free, low sodium, dietetic, and soy based products among others. Ferreira Foodtown will also now feature a bi-weekly sales program for these categories throughout the store, as well as a small article from our own dietician.  All this, in addition to a more robust advertising program with more aggressive lower prices, as well as a club card program.

“The community of Jackson Heights has known our family as Met Foodmarkets for the past 15 years, and we plan to remain here as Ferreira Foodtown to serve the community for many years to come. Jackson Heights is a great family and close-knit community, and we like to provide them with the best, local neighborhood food and service they deserve,” stated owner, Jason Ferreira.

Ferreira Foodtown of Jackson Heights also offers online ordering and home delivery for your groceries at You can also sign up for the club card, giveaways as well as download the Foodtown app for you smart phone on


About Ferreira Foodtown of Jackson Heights

Since 1975, the Ferreira family has serviced our communities bringing fresh, local foods to Jackson Heights and the surrounding neighborhoods along with friendly service from our growing group of supermarkets. They also now deliver to your home via their website

The Jackson Heights store hosts more than 10,000 products in a range of categories including:

– Fresh Fruits and Vegetables from the local produce market and beyond
– Fresh Deli Meats and Cheeses from all over the world, both packaged and sliced
– Prepared Foods
– Quality Meats and Poultry prepared by our butcher
– Fresh Fish and Seafood delivered daily from the local market
– Organic, Gluten Free, All Natural, and other Health Conscious Foods
– Kosher Foods and Products
– International Products from all over the world
– Specialty Foods and Products
– An large selection of Dairy items such as eggs, cheeses, juices and yogurts
– Pet Items, Supplies, Treats, and Food
– Health and Beauty Aids
– Baby Items
– A large variety of domestic, international, microbrews and other Beers
– Great savings every day through our weekly sale program (
– We pride ourselves as being unique for our personal private brand of Ferreira Foods in several food categories such as Fresh Baked Breads and Pastries, baked daily by us for you! As well as freshly made tortillas, chips, healthy ham, and home made spices!



Back-To-School Lunches – Getting Organized

It’s almost that time of year again: back-to-school. Between clothes, school supplies, picking classes and looking up bus/subway schedules – who has time to plan for lunches everyday too?

The key to survival is organization – and we’ve got your covered!

Get Organized!

You’re going to need the following items, so stock up (and order from us easily at!)

– napkins

– sandwich bags

– snack bags

– silverware

– a new lunchbox? paper bags?

– or some inexpensive Glad or Rubbermaid containers if you don’t use disposable bags

Stock up on Food!

– Crackers

– Cookies

– Juice Boxes

– Yogurt

– Cheese sticks

– Pudding

– peanut butter and jelly

– sandwich buns and/or bread

– carrots and celery sticks

– easy to eat fruit like apples, oranges and bananas

Designate a Lunch Box Area

Whether it’s a drawer, shelf in the pantry or just a basket on the counter, try to keep as many items hosted together as possible so you can easily throw them together in a hurry!

Don’t forget you can order ALL back-to-school supplies online and have them delivered right to your door!

Hot Crossed Buns – Fresh-Baked In House Bread, anyone?

A lot of grocery stores carry many different brands of breads and pastries – but do they bake their own fresh in-house everyday?!


baked daily


We carry a full-line of:





– cookies




You name it, we make it – and if we don’t – let us know and we will make it FOR you. Order your fresh-baked bread to be delivered to you first thing tomorrow morning!