Natural GrocerLas Cruces is getting its second dedicated natural grocery store when Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage completes construction on the East Mesa this spring. Hailing from Colorado, the publicly-owned natural and organic grocery chain (though they prefer to think of themselves as a corner grocer) has been in business for more than 50 years.

They will sell organic food, dietary supplements, natural body care products, household products, and natural pet products.

They offer several interesting services which should contribute to the local community, including:

  • Gift basket & product donation for health & environmental-related events
  • Event hall meeting space for health & environmental-related meetings
  • Produce scraps for local animal groups

Where: 3970 E Lohman Ave. Las Cruces, NM, next to Walgreen’s on the corner of Lohman and Roadrunner

Anticipated Opening: April 1, 2014

Currently Hiring?: Yes.

They currently have 13 open positions are listed on the Natural Grocers corporate website for the Las Cruces location, including Store Manager, Assistant Manager, and Department Managers.

Other Useful Info:

  • Follow them on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NaturalGrocers
  • Sale flyers are updated on their website.
  • They are listed on the NYSE and are trading at $41.41 as of 1/17/13, a generous increase from one year ago, when their stock was $19.32. Organic is good for business.