Updated 3/30/2016 – The new Sprouts location in Vestavia Hills, AL has had their opening date moved up to April 6, 2016. This is a full week earlier than previously announced.
Mark your calendar, there are several new Sprouts Farmers Markets scheduled for opening in 2016. The first is in Oakland, CA and Lakewood, CO on January 13. Others include El Paso (Zaragoza), TX and Atlanta (Morningside) on Feb. 3; Los Angeles (La Brea Ave.) on Feb. 10; Clovis, CA on Feb. 17; Alhambra, CA and Franklin, TN on Mar. 2; and San Clemente, CA on Apr. 20. More openings will be announced at a later date.
In 2015, new stores opened in Hoover, AL; San Rafael, CA; Kansas City, MO; Peoria, IL; Lakeland, FL; Smyrna, GA; Wheat Ridge, CO; Lawrence, KS; Germantown, TN; Ft. Worth (camp Bowie), TX; Roswell, GA; Denver, CO; Sandy Springs, GA; Pearland, TX; Albuquerque, NM and Rowlett, TX.
Store openings are scheduled for 7 AM. On opening day, the first 200 shoppers in line receive 20% off their purchase. All customers will receive one reusable shopping bag with a purchase, while supplies last. Additionally, every 15th shopper upon checkout will receive a coupon book featuring Sprouts savings. Customers will find numerous $1 special deals throughout the store for the grand opening, as well as tastings and surprise giveaways. Usually the Saturday after the grand opening new stores will give the first 200 customers who make a purchase a free coupon booklet for 5 free sandwiches. On Sunday, every 15th shopper receives $5 off $15 coupon good towards their next purchase. There are other things you also need to know about Sprouts that can help you save some cash. Sign up for Sprouts email to be the first to know about weekly store specials and promotions with their eCircular, and you’ll also receive a monthly email “In A Nutshell” which has news about new products, upcoming events, tips, coupons and more. You can also get coupons from the store’s website at sprouts.com/coupons. If you “Like” them on their Facebook page, you will also get fan exclusives. Finally, one unusual feature of Sprouts’ advertising is that their ads actually overlap, and they promote this as “Double Ad Wednesday” . What this means is that you can actually take advantage of the prior week’s ad as well as the new one beginning each Wednesday for added savings.