Lighting & Filling Us Up – Happy Lantern Festival!

The Lunar New Year comes to a close on the 15th day of the Lunar Calendar, this date is significant to many because it is known as Lantern Festival or Yuan Xiao Jie in Chinese. Lantern Festival will fall on Tuesday, February 19th this year. Given the long history of the Lantern Festival, there are many different ways of celebration fused into this special day. Many take to the street to celebrate with their lit lantern, lighting up the street and making it look so romantic that some would… Read more

NEWS & EVENTS, BLOG | May 29th, 2019

To celebrate its 35th anniversary and give the warmest wishes for Mother’s Day, 99 Ranch Market organized its annual Mother’s Day Children’s Drawing Contest for 2019 with the theme “Design 35th Anniversary Gift Card for 99 Ranch Market”. The drawing contest met with enthusiastic responses. Almost 1,000 entries were submitted from the local communities in Northern California, Oregon, and Washington State. The design and detailed technique shown in each artwork are fabulous. The judges’ panel was formed by the renowned artists who put painstaking efforts in the selection of… Read more

NEWS & EVENTS, BLOG | May 23rd, 2019

Mother’s Day FREE Carnation Giveaway

99 Ranch Carnations

Mother’s Day is coming soon, how are you going to celebrate with your mother? Recalling the days when mom always loved and took care of the family unconditionally, we’d like to say Thank You to our dearly mom with a simple Happy Mother’s Day and a carnation.
On Mother’s Day (May 12th, 2019), with the purchase of $20 or more at any 99 Ranch Market stores in Northern California, Oregon & Washington state, you will receive a Free carnation. (Offer good while supplies last.) 99 Ranch Market wishes all… Read more

NEWS & EVENTS, BLOG | May 13th, 2019

As April is the month of growing, we are also growing in more ways than you think. Shining a light on our corporate social responsibility, we have partnered with Southern California Edison (SCE) to make our supermarkets environmentally friendlier!
In 2018, SCE helped us upgrade our light fixtures to new energy efficient LED lights. In turn, we also upgraded our open-front refrigeration systems by installing motion sensor lights, energy-efficient enclosed cases. By making these necessary changes, we are proud to say that we have reduced our use of energy Read more

NEWS & EVENTS, BLOG | April 22nd, 2019

Everyone sees green during the month of March whether it is green milkshakes, green clothing, or even green foods. But why do we wear green on St. Patrick’s Day? Believe it or not, the history of St. Patrick’s Day had a lot to do with politics and Irish independence. Wearing green is directly connected to a series of revolutions that took place in Ireland in the 1600’s. The importance of the color green was directly related to Irish nationality and their desires for independence from the English crown. Ironically,… Read more

NEWS & EVENTS, BLOG | March 15th, 2019

Meal Prep is the New Fast Food!

Tips for Successful Meal Prepping

Pick a day ahead of time
Pick a day to do all of your cooking for the week so you can avoid cooking every single day.

1.Stick to the basics
When prepping, try to focus on selecting easy to cook, bulk foods like:

Carbs: Quinoa, whole wheat bread, wild rice, and brown rice
Proteins: Skinless chicken breasts, turkey breasts, ground beef, beef jerky (a wonderful snack), and lean lunch meat such as ham
Fats – The Good Kind: Pistachios, almond butter, avocados, almonds, walnuts,… Read more

NEWS & EVENTS, BLOG | March 1st, 2019