Rochdale Village Turns 50: Ideal Food Basket Grand Opening


Rochdale Village Board members and Ideal Food Basket Management make it official

Rochdale Village does it again with the recent grand opening of the Ideal Food Basket grocery store located at 169-85 137th Avenue in Jamaica, New York.

Dietz and Watson provided lunchtime freebies

The Ideal Food Basket located in Jamaica Queens is the flagship store of this upscale brand’s model.

DJ at Ideal Food Basket Grand Opening at Rochdale Village

This festive grand opening event, complete with a DJ on the microphone, will feature a week-long list of customized local discounts, food tastings, giveaways and samplings from brands like Frito-Lays, Wrigley’s and Coca-Cola just to name a few.

DSC_0131Earlier this year, the Rochdale Village Bulletin Newspaper featured highlights from the ribbon cutting of the cooperative’s grand ballroom.  At that time Daniel Cabassa, CEO of America’s Food Basket, his team and members from Dietz and Watson shared in the celebration by providing sampling opportunities and giveaways at that event.

DSC_0163Now 10 months later, Ideal Food Basket has completed their build-out of the supermarket in Jamaica Queens and is celebrating their official grand opening and ribbon cutting in Rochdale Village.

Ideal Food Basket Opens at RV

Ideal Food Basket Opens at RV

The 50th Anniversary of Rochdale Village has been a great year for grand openings.  As board president Janine Cross remarked at the Community Center Grand Ballroom ribbon cutting earlier this year, “our community deserves this.”

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