Talk Colorado Wine & Colorado's Wine Country: Whole Foods Bears Fruit With Palisade Peach Display Contest

Thursday, September 3, 2009

Whole Foods Bears Fruit With Palisade Peach Display Contest

Last year, the Colorado Division of Whole Foods approached Palisade's Tourism Advisory Board with a contest idea. Whole Foods was interested in doing a sweepstakes on the Front Range to promote Palisade.

The promotion would feature Palisade as an area:

The Contest would be in all Whole Foods Store locations on the Front Range.The contest would take place while Palisade Peaches were in the stores.

Each store would come up with its own display, and that the store with the best display promoting Palisade would get to send its marketing team to Palisade for a weekend, and get to stay at the Wine Country Inn.

The contest has born some fruit not just for Palisade in the form of publicity, but for Whole Foods, as well. Since July 31, the Front Range stores have sold over $250,000 of local Colorado peaches!

So congrats to all the Whole Foods produce departments who are finalists in the display contest. Here are their displays:

The Cherry Creek store.

The Colfax store.

The brand new Southglenn store.

Customers were also allowed to enter the sweepstakes, with winner being drawn September 1 for a weekend getaway to Palisade.


Hampers said...

Your blog looks mouth watering. It was nice going through your blog.Keep it up the good work. Cheers :)

Dagny said...

I really feel like contests let people use their creativity, get people excited about products and places and bring up morale. It also inspires team work!


Bert Flores said...

This store is very special for me.Last time when i went there with my family then i found the place from where my father used to
Buy Cigars. Those are my favorite cigars which i used to smoke with my friends.But my father always hide me the place from where he buys. But that i got to know when he went to buy some in between.

Sorcerer said...

wowwie..yummy pics!

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