Get to know Jackfruit!

Have you tried jackfruit? If not, have you even heard of it? Jackfruit is a giant fruit that vegans and vegetarians often use as a meat substitute due to its texture, which is comparable to shredded meat. What is jackfruit? Jackfruit is a tropical fruit that grows in South and Southeast Asia. Fresh raw jackfruit has spiky Read more

Tips | October 19th, 2020

7 October 2020 – The MarketPlace today announces compassionate plan to hire redundant workers of the Fairmont Southampton. The MarketPlace aims to provide job opportunities for an unspecified number of hard-working individuals that are out of work by the closure of the Fairmont Southampton hotel. The roles will include floor merchandisers, cashiers and personal shoppers Read more

Press Release | October 7th, 2020

5% Discounts Extended until December

22 September 2020 – The MarketPlace today announced an extension of its three-times weekly 5% discount and daily 5% discount for recipients of financial assistance until the end of the year. The extended offering of the three-times weekly discount – Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday – and daily discount for recipients of financial assistance, which were Read more

Press Release | September 23rd, 2020

Hurricane Teddy Store Hour Changes

Due to Hurricane Teddy our stores, including PriceRite and Sears, will be closed Monday, September 21. Our intention is to reopen on Tuesday at regular hours following guidance from the Emergency Measures Organisation. The safety of our customers and associates is our primary concern. Stay safe everyone.

Updates | September 19th, 2020

31 August 2020 – The MarketPlace today announced the launch of ‘Entrepreneur Spotlight’, a video series that highlights 10 local entrepreneurs who sell their locally made or grown products through The MarketPlace stores.  Vernon Hassell, Vice President of Purchasing and Procurement of The MarketPlace group of stores, said: “Our Entrepreneur Spotlight celebrates the resilient, innovative Read more

Updates | August 25th, 2020

BEEF MARBLING: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

In the culinary arts, the word marbling refers to white flecks and streaks of fat within the lean sections of meat. Marbling is so named because the streaks of fat resemble a marble pattern. An infographic illustrating beef marbling. Click to enlarge. What is marbling? Marbling is the visible unsaturated (healthy) intramuscular fat that accumulates Read more

Tips | August 13th, 2020

Buffet Bars Have Re-Opened

We are excited to announce the re-opening of our self-serving buffets at Hamilton MarketPlace and PriceRite Warwick. Effective, Friday July 7, the following health and safety measures have been implemented to ensure the well-being of our customers and associates, per Government guidelines, for re-opening: 1.  Spoons and tongs will be cleaned and sanitised once an Read more

Updates | July 10th, 2020

Covid-19 Testing Partnership Extended

1 July 2020 – The MarketPlace today announced an extension of its partnership with the Ministry of Health to offer pop-up Covid-19 testing at select stores across the island. We fully support the Government’s efforts in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic and will continue testing at our stores through the month of July. Testing Read more

Updates | July 3rd, 2020

Moving to the New Normal

Effective Wednesday July 1  surname shopping rules will no longer apply. Persons will be able to shop any day, including Sundays. All persons in stores are required to wear a mask at all times. There will be a limit on the number of persons in stores to adhere to social distancing requirements.  5% discount days Read more

Updates | July 1st, 2020

The MarketPlace to Assist with Covid-19 Testing

11 June 2020 – Given our physical presence in communities across the island and ability to reach thousands of consumers, we are in a unique position to assist in the Government’s efforts in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. The MarketPlace today announced a partnership with the Ministry of Health to offer pop-up Covid-19 testing Read more

Press Release | June 12th, 2020