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Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any other questions that are not covered under our FAQ section or you want to share specific feedback with us, please use our contact us form to send us your comments.

Do you have store directories so I know where products are located?

Store directories are available in every Marketplace Foods store. They list products by aisle number. They can be located at the front entrance. They are also usually attached to the end of each aisle. If you have trouble finding a store directory, please ask one of our friendly employees for help and they will be able to direct you to one. Large signs are also hung above every aisle to indicate which types of products are located there.

Why are you open on Thanksgiving and Easter?

Marketplace Foods remains open on Thanksgiving and Easter to meet the needs of its diverse customer base, including those who seek last-minute items for their holiday meals and celebrations, and have few other options. Marketplace Foods understands that customers’ schedules during the holidays are hectic so we are pleased to remain open on Thanksgiving and Easter to serve their shopping needs. At Marketplace Foods, we truly value our employees. To support our employees and their holiday schedules, Marketplace Foods seeks volunteers to work these holidays and pays non-salaried employees a premium rate for working on holidays.

I’m having trouble viewing the Marketplace Foods ad online. What should I do?

A setting on your computer may be preventing you from being able to view our ads online. To resolve this issue:

  • Clear the cache in your browser
  • Go to the Marketplace Foods web site ( and click Weekly Specials
  • Click View Weekly Specials beneath the store location, whose ad you want to view To save time, you can also go straight to your store’s ads from the Select Your Store drop-down menu.

If this does not work, please send an email to so one of our friendly employees can assist you. To help us better assist you, please indicate which type of computer (Windows PC, Mac, iPhone, Android, etc.) you are using and the Internet browser you use (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc.) in your message.

How can I be removed from the weekly emails from Marketplace Foods?

To be removed from the weekly emails from Marketplace Foods:

  • Go to the Marketplace Foods web site ( and click the Sign In button
  • Enter your Username and Password and Sign In
  • Now that you’re Signed In, click My Profile
  • At the bottom of the page, uncheck the Weekly Email Checkbox
  • Click Update to save your changes

If this does not work, please send an email to so one of our friendly employees can assist you. To help us better assist you, please indicate which type of computer (Windows PC, Mac, iPhone, Android, etc.) you are using and the Internet browser you use (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc.) in your message.

I’m having trouble accessing the online survey.

We’re sorry you’re having trouble accessing our online survey. The online survey address is Please copy and paste this web address into your browser. The information you need to access the survey should be located at the bottom of your receipt. This includes a 4-digit code you need to access the survey. If you are unable to access the survey, please send an email to so one of our friendly employees can assist you. To help us better assist you, please indicate which type of computer (Windows PC, Mac, iPhone, Android, etc.) you are using and the Internet browser you use (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc.) in your message.

How do I apply to work for Coborn’s, Inc.?

Thank you for your interest in joining our proud family of employee owners. Coborn’s, Inc. is always looking for motivated people to join our team and grow with us. Coborn’s, Inc. hires workers age 16 and older.

To apply for one of our open positions, which are all listed online, you must submit an application online. To apply for a position:

Once we receive your application/resume, it will be reviewed for consideration for employment. If your qualifications, background and availability indicate a match to the position for which you have applied, you will be contacted by a member of our Human Resources team for more information. Due to the large number of applications we receive, we cannot guarantee that everyone who applies will receive an interview. If you are not contacted for an interview, please feel free to apply for other job opportunities that fit your qualifications, background and availability.

If you have any questions, please contact the Coborn’s, Inc. Human Resources department at 320-203-6345.

What is your donations criteria?

Coborn’s, Inc. is proud to support the communities where we do business. In 2011, Coborn’s, Inc. donated $2.4 million and thousands of volunteers hours to the communities we serve as part of our commitment to community caring. Our donations criteria is:

  • The organization must be a non-profit organization, and be part of one of the communities we serve. If the request is for a specific event, the event must be within one of the communities we serve.
  • Coborn's, Inc. gives top priority to requests from organizations and activities serving children and families in need.
  • Coborn's, Inc. does not make contributions to or support fundraising for individuals (unless they are immediate family members of company employees).
  • Requests must be formally submitted, preferably using our Donation Request Form which is available at all Coborn's, Inc. locations, or online at We will also accept formal requests on the requesting organization's official letterhead.
  • Coborn's, Inc. Donations Committee meets regularly to review requests. Please submit your request at least three weeks in advance to ensure proper consideration.
  • Coborn's, Inc. reserves the right to determine which organizations or activities it chooses to fund.

Do you advertise in church bulletins?

Marketplace Foods is proud to support non-profit organizations in the communities we serve. However, as an organization, we prefer to support churches in the communities where we do business in other ways. For more information about Coborn’s, Inc. Donations Criteria, please visit

How can I order gift cards?

Marketplace Foods Gift Cards can be ordered online at To order them:

  • Go to
  • Select the gift card size and quantity
  • Click Add to Cart
  • Once you add to cart a new browser window will appear within
  • At any point you can return to and add more gift cards to your cart.
  • Once you are finished, click PayPal Check out
  • Continue to follow the prompts within PayPal.

Where can I use my Marketplace Foods Gift Cards?

Marketplace Foods Gift Cards can be used at Marketplace Foods stores in Hayward, Menomonie, Rice Lake or St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin. They can also be used at Coborn’s and Cash Wise Foods stores throughout Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. Similarly, Cash Wise Foods Gift Cards and Coborn’s Gift Cards can be used at the four Marketplace Foods stores listed above.
Neither Marketplace Foods, Coborn’s nor Cash Wise Foods Gift Cards can be used at CobornsDelivers.

How can I check my Gift Card balance?

Check your Gift Card balance by calling toll-free 1-866-650-6049. This information is also available on the back of your Gift Card. If you encounter any difficulties in checking your gift card balance, please send an email to and one of our friendly employees will assist you.

What is Labels for Learning and how can I apply?

Labels for Learning is a receipt tape program available at Marketplace Foods, Coborn’s and Cash Wise Foods stores. It rewards customers who purchase the company’s Exclusive Brands with points. These points are collected by participating schools and child care facilities and are then redeemed for cash to benefit the school or child care program. The program is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Customers purchase Food Club, Full Circle, Paws and Top Care products to receive Labels for Learning
  2. Customers drop receipt points in their school’s or child care program’s designated collection box (generally located at the school or care location).
  3. Throughout the school year, schools and child care programs send their receipt points to Coborn’s, Inc. for redemption.

There are now more than 3,000 different Food Club, Full Circle, Paws and Top Care products available at all Coborn’s and Cash Wise Foods locations. And, the company is so confident in the quality of each of these brands that Coborn’s and Cash Wise Foods offer a 200 percent satisfaction guarantee on all purchases. Here’s a quick look at each of these Exclusive Brands, all of which qualify for Labels for Learning points:

  • Food Club – Food Club products are top quality items priced below the national brand equivalent. They enable today's shopper to stretch their grocery budgets without having to sacrifice quality for price.
  • Full Circle – Full Circle offers a complete line of naturally grown and organic foods, bringing customers the great taste that only Mother Nature can provide without preservatives or additives.
  • Paws – Paws features a complete line of premium nutritional dog and cat foods, as well as tasty treats at a great price savings.
  • Top Care – Top Care products are high quality health and personal care products that have the same healing ingredients as national brands but with a savings to customers. All Top Care products are recommended by pharmacists. They are also laboratory tested and meet all safety guidelines.

To register for Labels for Learning, complete a registration form at, or

*The Labels for Learning program is available to school organizations designed to work with youth and young adults, ages 4-18, with tax ID numbers, including but not limited to public and private schools, school group organizations such as sports teams, recreation teams, academic teams, and more.

Do you support Scrip?

Marketplace Foods offers a scrip program with a 2% discount for non-profit organizations, including churches and schools. To request a scrip order form, send an email to

All scrip orders should be completed weekly and sent to by noon on Tuesdays. A minimum scrip order of $500 is required.

Scrip orders are filled on Tuesdays and either:

  • Sent to the store listed on the order for pick-up the following day at the Service Counter
  • Available to be picked up at the Coborn’s, Inc. Support Center located at 1921 Coborn Blvd. St. Cloud, MN 56301.

Payment can either be left at the store at the time of pick-up or mailed to the Coborn’s, Inc. Support Center, PO Box 6146, St. Cloud, MN 56302-6146.

How can I get on the Penny Pincher distribution list?

Our Penny Pincher mailing lists are generated by a National List Company. A "saturation mailing" is done where all households in certain zip codes or postal routes receive the mailings. We do deliver to most routes in each of our Marketplace Foods markets. Unfortunately, we are not able to add just one name to the list, we must add entire carrier routes or zip codes. If you are not receiving a Penny Pincher, there could be multiple reasons:

  • The Post Office classifies our Penny Pincher as an Advertisement. If you have signed up to receive "no junk mail" at your home, you will not receive our Penny Pincher. Please change your mailing preferences to receive it.
  • We do not mail the Penny Pincher to businesses. If your address is registered as a business, as some are, you will not receive the Penny Pincher.

If neither of the above reasons are the case, you may not be receiving it because your zip code is not part of the National List Company’s “saturation mailing.” In this case, please send an email, with your name and zip code, to and one of our friendly employees will follow up with you. In the meantime, you are welcome to request one at the Service Counter at Marketplace Foods, beginning the first day of a Penny Pincher sale. We keep a small amount at each store for customers like you.

Why won't your store employee give out copies of the Penny Pinchers before the sale begins?

Our stores are instructed not to hand out copies of the Penny Pincher mailer until our postal window has been met. Otherwise, we would be giving out Penny Pinchers to the same people who will receive them in the mail. Because of the high quantity of Penny Pinchers being mailed, the post office has a three-day window in which to deliver all of them. We have found that, if we wait until the mailings are complete, then we only have a handful of customers not included in the list that will request a copy at the Service Counter. If you do not receive one by the first day of the promotion, you can request a copy at our Service Counter at that time.

I would like to have you remove me from your mailing list

Our mailing lists are generated by a National Mailing List Company, and we are unable to remove just one address. In order to stop the mailings, you would need to go to the Post Office or and fill out the form that states you do not want to receive advertisements of any sort and that will remove the your name from that group of mailings (also known as “remove all junk mail”). This will eliminate you from receiving all junk mail, not just the Marketplace Foods and Cash Wise mailers. Another option is to send a request to the following address, which is a company that works with saturation mailings, and ask that they remove your address:

Mail Preference Services
Attn: Department 13509534
PO Box 282
Camel, NY 10512-0282.

This request will stop any junk mail from being sent to your home.

Please put me on the mailing list for your weekly ads!

We’re sorry but we don’t have a mailing list for our weekly ads. We insert our weekly ad in area newspapers for each of our markets. If you do not subscribe or purchase the newspaper, our ads are also delivered in various shopper publications. You can always view our ads online at In addition, in the upper right-hand corner of the homepage, you can sign up to receive an automatic weekly email that links to our weekly ad. Our ads and coupon sheets are also always available in our stores near the front entrance.

I'm a product representative and I'd like to talk to your buyers or category managers.

Coborn’s, Inc. does not accept email solicitations. If you are a product representative, please call the Coborn’s, Inc. Support Center at 320-252-4222 and indicate to the receptionist the purpose for your call. The receptionist will then direct your call.

How can I recommend a location for a new store?

To recommend a new store location, please send an email to with the potential new store location.