SFM was recognized by Hennepin County for its emphasis on employee wellness by being awarded the 2018-2019 Wellness by Design award. It was one of 76 organizations to be recognized for its wellness efforts.
SFM was awarded a gold level award, and has consistently been a recipient of the award since 2011.
The award evaluates companies on their senior level support, infrastructure, communication and wellness programming aimed at improving employee health.
"At SFM we pride ourselves on promoting a culture of health and wellness," said Senior Vice President of Human Resources Jody Rogers. "We make it easy for employees to engage in their own wellness by providing ample resources, activities, benefits and education. We truly believe in investing in our employees' health and wellness, and it's wonderful to be recognized for our efforts."