Oxford Properties Presents First-To-Canada Food Market Concept

The Upper Canada Mall in Newmarket will be home to a new and unique concept, ‘Market & Co.’ To make it even more special, a demonstration kitchen, as well as 18 incredible local merchants and first-to-market eateries will enhance the overall shopping experience.

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“With the growing popularity and prominence of urban food markets worldwide, we saw an opportunity to pioneer this concept within a shopping centre. Market & Co. at Upper Canada is a first of its kind food market that features a highly sought-after collection of first-to-market and local merchants and brands,” said Bradley Jones, Head of Retail, Oxford Properties. “We have designed the market so guests can purchase quality groceries and speciality items to take home, enjoy food experiences at the market and take part in special events at the state-of-the-art, built-in demonstration kitchen.”

Market & Co. will host regular events, pop-ups and workshops at “Kitchen & Co,” that will educate visitors and also allow them to get to know local vendors in the complex better.

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There will be a diverse range of food vendors and eateries, including full-service restaurants. The list of vendors includes: Bake Three FiftyFloralEscenceHumble Roots OrganicMa’s Best Quality SoupsNewmarket Olive OilOur Farm Organic BakeryPier 87, Fish Market & GrillRay Woodey’s Craft ChipperySeed to Sausage MeaterySweet Jesus, and Village Juicery.

You can also expect some of York Region’s favourite brands like including Vince’s Market and Amadeus Patisserie as well as well-known brands including Starbucks and Sugar King Factory.

The full-service restaurants opening in the market include Canada’s first MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza CompanyUnion Chicken (spit-fired, rotisserie chicken eatery), and Amano Kitchen.

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“We are thrilled to introduce Market & Co. to the community, foodies and guests at Upper Canada. Upper Canada has invested $60 million to bring exciting new food experiences and 18 premium food brands and merchants to the centre,” said Bri-Ann Stuart, General Manager, Upper Canada Mall.  “We look forward to celebrating our opening this September with special activities and promotions.”

Source: Retail-Insider.com
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