Ferreira Foodtown in The Produce News

The buzz about our store changes are making their way around the city – and the news! Check out this article that was in The Produce News last week that gives you a little more detail into our 5-store transition into Foodtown, and why we make the change!


Thanks Produce News, for stating our commitment to quality customer service and products!

“The Ferreira family is converting its five stores to the Foodtown banner, all of which are in New York. They have a reputation for excellent customer service and strong emphasis on perishable products.”


Read the Full Article on The Produce News here:ferreira foodtown of jackson heights



Recipe Roundup for Rosh Hashanah

Fall is always a great time of year because there are lots of holidays to celebrate for everyone! Maybe it’s the cooler air, the leaves falling – but there is something totally loveable about the fall months! September kicks off with Labor day and Rosh Hashanah – so we thought we’d round up some of our favorite recipes for the Jewish New Year!


Our Favorite is:

Food Network’s 22 Healthy Rosh Hashanah Recipes

– they have something for everyone! You can never have enough brisket in your life, and their recipe for Sweet and Sour Brisket, by Ellie Krieger, just makes our mouth water!




Martha Stewart’s Rosh Hashanah Recipes

These recipes literally ‘take the cake’ for desserts! Just check out her Honey Cake with Caramelized Pears and Apple Honey Challah. Yum.


and if it’s your first year hosting Rosh Hashanah,

check out this step-by-step recipe on Brisket for Beginners on Food.com






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:


Foodtown Logo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             Media Contact: Stephanie Barnhart

August 15, 2013                                                  stephanie@socialmindedmediagroup.com

(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 www.myshopwise.com. You can also sign up for the club card, giveaways as well as download the Foodtown app for you smart phone on www.Foodtown.com.


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 http://www.myshopwise.com.

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 (www.myshopwise.com)
– 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!



Catering Your Next Event – MyShopWise.com

Not only can you order and have fresh groceries delivered to your door – we can cook and deliver the food for your next event!


Backyard birthday? Baby shower?

We offer a full line of prepared foods, so you don’t have to including:

– Wraps

– Veggies and fruit platters

– Macaroni, Potato, Broccoli, Pasta salads and more!

– Sandwiches by the foot

– Salads

– Chips and Salsas

– Chicken, steak and other meats

– Deli meats and cheeses from around the world

– Pastas (such as rigatoni, lasagna and more)

– many many more!


We are currently updating our menu of full items to serve you better, but you can call us directly to custom order your next event. Our catering department will make sure to provide you with everything you will need! Call 516-385-3678 and ask for the catering department today!

To order, visit www.myshopwise.com




Last Chance to Enter to Win our Contests!

We try to have lots of fun giveaways and contests throughout the year – currently we still have two running – and you have a couple days left to enter to win, so don’t miss out!

Win a $50 BBQ Spree For Father’s Day!

Posted on May 23, 2013

Love to BBQ with dad? Send us a pic of you two and why you love to cook together and you could win $50 to create your favorite recipes this upcoming holiday!

Visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/myshopwiseny to upload your photo and story today!

We are also curious what recipes you make and to grow our brand new Instagram account. Take a pic and tag to our Instagram account @myshopwisefathers with the hashtag #FathersDayBBQ


Win Tickets to see the NY Red Bulls!

Posted on April 25, 2013


Enter to win FREE TICKETS to see the NY Red Bulls on Sunday, June 30th, 2013!

You can enter to win on our website,


or visit our facebook page at www.facebook.com/myshopwiseny!

You never you – we might choose you to have your BBQ on us!

Surprise Mom for Mother’s Day with a Bouquet of Flowers!

JASON FLYER SUSAN GSurprise Mom! Order $50 or more for Mother’s Day and receive one of three options: A Bouquet of Flowers, A Mother’s Day Cake or a Custom Fruit Basket !

Just enter one of the promo codes at checkout on www.myshopwise.com before May 30th, 2013:

Bouquet of Flowers, Enter ‘MOMDAYFLOWER

Custom Fruit Basket, Enter ‘MOMDAYFRUIT

Mother’s Day Cake, Enter ‘MOMDAYCAKE’

Did You Know – You Can Create And Save Grocery Lists Online?

msw groceryMyShopWise.com is dedicated to making sure your online grocery shopping experience is exception and simple – and your delivery is fresh, on time and just as your ordered it.

We are constantly updating our website with new user options to make your online shopping experience better – such as our on-site grocery list option.

Once signed in, you have the option to view you last order, more recent orders, or a specific list and/or favorites from within the site! You can view what you ordered last time and even see if those items are now on sale! Very cool, right!

Maybe you have a signature desert you always make for family get-togethers and holidays. Now you can create a list called “my famous carmel apple pie recipe” that can host all the ingredients, so the next time you go to make it,  you can just open the list and order all the ingredients in one click! How quick and simple is that!

If you haven’t tried our grocery list option, try it out now —-> let me create a grocery list!

Purchase Your Palm Crosses Online (or in-store)

MyShopWise.com has Palm Crosses for sale for just $5.99 just in time for the Easter holiday.  You can purchase them online OR while in the store – get yours delivered in time for Easter by ordering today – http://www.myshopwise.com

If you’re out and about, they are also available in all 5 of our local locations. See our website, http://www.myshopwise.com/inside-our-store for the location nearest you!