Orchard Health Foods
Your Collingwood Health Food and Supplements Store
Updated: May 12, 2020
Our Doors Will Re-Open on Tuesday, May 19, 2020
We have GREAT NEWS to share with you! The doors to our store will re-open on Tuesday May 19th . To
ensure that we operate as safely as possible, we will be following provincial guidelines for access and
And, there’s more great news.. On May 11th we launched our e-commerce site with nearly 1000
products available online. You can access the site through our main website by clicking on the “shop
online” button. The site features our most popular items with new products being added daily. If you
can’t find what you are looking for please drop us a line. We will do our best to get it for you or
recommend a suitable alternative. View our Gallery of Food Items!
Updated: April 15, 2020
Temporaily Operating Remotely During the COVID-19 Outbreak
As was announced earlier, we are committed to our community and continue to operate as an essential service through the COVID-19 crisis. To safeguard the health of our patrons and staff, we are temporarily operating remotely by offering local Delivery and Curb-side Pick-up services. Let us shop for you! To place an order call, text or email us. We will pick it for you and have it delivered or ready for pick-up. Please note that we are waving the charge on in-town (Collingwood) orders over $100 (before tax).
Updated: March 23, 2020
Orchard Health Foods deemed an Essential Service
Orchard Health Foods has been deemed an Essential Workplace by the Government of Ontario. As such we continue to operate as normal
Updated: March 22, 2020
How we are managing through the COVID 19 Outbreak
This is a very challenging time for all of us. We remain committed to our community and will continue to operate for as long as it is safe to do so.
We strongly encourage customers to take advantage of our Delivery Service and Curb-side Pick-up options. To place an order you can call, text or email us. We are waiving the delivery charge on all orders greater than $100 (before tax).
If you find it necessary to come to the store, we are following a strict protocol to safeguard your health and that of our team. Please be aware of the following:
Please visit us at our store and check out the great variety of products. We are looking forward to talking to you about your specific health concerns and what nutrition and the right supplementation can do for you.
1. Do not enter the store if you have travelled outside of the country in the last 14 days, been exposed to anyone with COVID 19 or are experiencing any cold or flu like symptoms.
2. Access to the store is limited to 4 customers at one time.
3.Please sanitize your hands upon entry to the store. Hand sanitizer is available at the entrance to the store.
4. When in the store, please exercise social distancing – minimum of 6 feet. Lines are marked by the cash register.
5. We are not accepting cash payments at this time. We accept VISA, MasterCard or Debit.
We are doing our best to manage demand
Like other supplement and food retailers, we have experienced shortages of some items at various times. Having said that, our suppliers have been very quick to respond to increased demand. We are receiving inventory and replenishing stock daily. There is no need to panic buy and we ask that you consider others when shopping.
Speaker Series has been postponed
Please take note that our speaker event originally scheduled for March 26th has been postponed. We will advise of the rescheduled date at some point in the future.
A Huge Thank You!
Thank you to all our patrons for their continued support and kindness during this very difficult period. You have inspired us to continue our service to the community, despite the obvious challenges.
A huge thank you to our team … Filomena, Tiffany and Claire! Your tireless efforts and dedication are greatly appreciated. Together we are stronger. We will get through this.
Anthony Traversa and the Orchard Health Team
Orchard Health Food Blog
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