Your Foods Specialty Health Store Cindy You, Jessica Zhang, Olivia Wagner
Why create Your Foods? • Chronic diseases are the leading causes of death and disability in the US. • Chronic diseases account for 60% of all deaths in the U.S. There is a need for a store that can provide all the particular products for individuals with specific dietary requirements due to their health conditions
Business Concept A store that provides specialized foods and products for individuals with specific health conditions and dietary needs.
Mission To improve individuals health and quality of life by providing specialized products and food, tailored to their specific health needs, in one convenient location.
Vision To become the top provider of accessible health in the Chicagoland area to individuals of all ages and different health conditions by offering specialty equipment and food products to meet their various dietary needs.
Your Food’s Core Values • Meet the health product needs of clients • Satisfying and delighting our customers • Provide qualified health assistance services to aid clients shopping • Provide a universal store that contains products that will satisfy a broad population
Organizational Chart Your Food’s
Store Operation • Hours • 8:00 AM-5:00 PM: M, T, W, F • 8:00 AM-7:00 PM: R • 8:00 AM-3:00 PM: Sun • Employees • 2 managers • 1 Local Registered Dietitian Wednesday’s • 1:00 PM-4:00 PM • Salaries • Managers: $8.00 per hour • Registered Dietitian: $20.00 per hour
Products: Food • Diabetes • Low carbohydrate items • Local baked goods with carbohydrate nutrition fats • Hypertension • Low sodium foods and condiments • Food Allergy • Dairy free, gluten free, peanut free • Specialty foods/Recipes for specific diseases • Cystic Fibrosis • Kidney Disease-Celiac Disease • Chrons Disease • Dysphagia
Products: Pharmaceuticals • Vitamins/Supplements • pre-natal • underweight • Malnutritioned • high protein • General populations • Children • Teens • Pregnant • Women • Men • Specific populations • Anemia • Osteoporosis • Vitamin D deficient • Drugs • Allergies • Arthritis • Blood Pressure
Products: Specialty/Equipment • Allergies • Epi Pens • Inhalers • Dysphagia • custom Hemo and Cather Kits • envrio-pad • Anasept • Diebetes • Supply test strips • Blood glucose monitoring systems • Insulin pumps
Store Sections • 4 aisles • organized by health condition • products • dry foods • Informationbooks/pamphlets • recipes/cookbooks • Pharmaceuticals • Freezer sections • Refrigerator section • Locally produced foods section
Refrigerator Freezers Shelving Shelving Aisle Aisle Aisle Aisle Local Foods Register
Evaluation Plan • Initial nutrition assessment • Second initial assessment half year later • Monthly online survey for feedback and suggestion
Global Impact • Recycling policy • Women In Progress • shopping bags • Global Mamas • Local products • Fair Trade products
Market Plan Http://YourFoods.com • Website • Brochure • Business cards