Find Your Footprint with Procter & Gamble
Did you know you have an "ecological footprint?"
In today's ever changing global climate, understanding your impact and changing your habits to reduce carbon emissions can be beneficial in preserving Earth's natural environment.
Procter & Gamble has launched a promotion in conjunction with their upcoming smartphone app, available at findyourfootprint.com on Earth Day, 4/22/11. At Foodland, when you purchase $25 of qualifying P&G products, you can send a mail-in rebate along with your Foodland receipt to P&G to receive a one-year subscription to National Geographic Magazine or National Geographic Kids magazine by mail.*
Here are some quick tips from P&G that can be helpful in altering your footprint:
Save up to 80% of the energy in every load by switching to cold with Tide Coldwater.*
*By switching from warm/cold to cold/cold for all loads in a standard top loader machine with an electric water heater set at 140 °F.
Moms using Pampers® Swaddlers® and Cruisers® today have generated 15 million fewer pounds of waste than 2007.*
*Based on 2010 sales volume for Swaddlers/Cruisers.
Cascade Action Pacs
No need to pre-wash which can save you up to 2,600 gallons of water per year*
*Based on 12.5 gallons of water to pretreat at 4 loads per week.
*Subscription is provided compliments of P&G and participating retailers. Mail-in offer. Official offer form and original cash register receipt showing retailer name must be obtained from the same participating store. Purchase must be made in one transaction. Sales tax is not included towards purchase. Limit one per household. Offer ends 4/30/11. Not valid for any Prilosec OTC product reimbursed or paid under Medicaid, Medicare, or any other federal or state healthcare program, including state medical and pharmacy assistance programs, or where prohibited by law. Not valid in Massachusetts if any part of the product cost is reimbursed by public or private health insurance. See mail in offer form for complete details. For Customer Service call 877-869-7589. See www.future-friendly.com for a complete listing of P&G’s Future Friendly products. ©2011 Procter & Gamble. National Geographic, National Geographic Kids, National Geographic Magazine, the Yellow Border Design, and the Elasticized Yellow Border Design are registered Trademarks owned by and used under license from National Geographic Society.
Bag Up Hunger at Foodland!
“I’m hungry.” This is an unfortunate, but all too common phrase, said by the thousands of people in Hawaii who struggle to find their next meal. According to the Hunger in America 2010 report by Feeding America, more than 14% of Hawaii’s population receives emergency food assistance. The face of Hawaii’s hungry ranges in all ages, from young to old, and across all ethnicities of our island population.
Are you a part of the growing number of people interested in supporting local and buying local? We are too! It's a huge initiative that's gaining a lot of traction here in Hawaii, and we at Foodland are hoping to make it easier for you all to join in the movement!
As a part of our ongoing push for local visibility in our stores, we've introduced new signs to help make buying local easy!
Just look for the new orange signs to find locally made ... more »
As we kick off our 10th annual Shop For Higher Education program, we are excited about its significant value in helping Hawaii’s students achieve their dreams of attending college and reaching their career goals. Each year past scholarship recipients and their parents tell us how grateful they are for our scholarships. Without financial aid resources like Foodland’s Shop for Higher Education, many high school ... more »
Two million dollars? $2,001,089.19 to be exact....that's how much our Foodland customers raised through Foodland's annual Give Aloha program last year. Now in our 16th year, we hope to surpass the $2 million mark again, from September 1-30. You may know that Give Aloha, Foodland’s annual community matching gifts program, was started to honor the legacy of our store founder, Maurice J. “Sully” Sullivan, who was known for his ... more »
Jenai Wall, Foodland CEO & Chairman, recently took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by dumping a Foodland Reusable Bag filled with ice over her head and extended the challenge to the Foodland main office and all Foodland store employees across Hawaii!
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Have you heard of the hot new acclaimed MW Restaurant, just opened in Honolulu last year? We're excited to have MW's Chef Wade Ueoka join us at Foodland Kapolei this Saturday, August 16th, at 11 am for our 3rd Hawaii's Farmers & Chefs Event in support of the 2014 Hawaii ... more »
It's that time of year again and we're partnering with local Farmers and Hawaii's Top Chefs for cooking demonstrations at select Foodland locations in support of the 4th annual Hawaii Food & Wine Festival. This Saturday, Chef Keoni Chang kicks off the first of four Hawaii's Farmers & Chefs events at 11 am at Foodland Farms Aina Haina. Chef Chang will be preparing and sampling a Crispy Fried Chicken with Kukui ... more »
Have you ever been so busy that you missed a meal because you didn’t have the time to eat? Surely it happens to all of us occasionally, but once we realize it, we hardly give it a second thought because we know we can eat almost whenever we please - some families in our communities don't always have that luxury.