Better Health Opens New Location in Toledo

Better Health Market and Café opened a new store located at 3344 Secor Road, Toledo, Ohio on February 26th, 2024. This is the Michigan-based chain’s first store in Ohio location. Better Heath Market & Café is a natural market with each location staffed by nutrition experts, knowledgeable about the products on the shelves. The store will offer customers the area’s largest vitamin and supplement department, an expansive offering of organic products including produce, beauty and wellness products, onsite nutrition experts, and gourmet prepared foods department which will include sandwiches, salads, a soup bar, smoothies, juices, Acai Bowls and store made prepackaged items.

“We are extremely excited to open our new location in Toledo, our first store outside Michigan. We feel this is time is right for us to expand outside our home state and Ohio is the logical place to open the new location,” said Tedd Handelsman, Founder and President of Better Health Store. “People are increasingly looking for ways to increase their health and change their lifestyles. Whether to add natural supplements to their lives or are finding healthier alternatives to their favorite snacks like potato chips; Natural meats, and organic produce, we are going to offer the cleanest brands that taste great, at reasonable prices.”

The family-owned Better Health highlights healthy foods that are lower-in price and will include a selection of vegan, gluten-free, Halal and Kosher and products. It will have indoor and outdoor dining spaces.

“Our family legacy is focused on creating stores that are judgement-free – to help people become heathier. The creation of this store does just that with our mission that shoppers in our stores don’t need to read the labels to avoid harmful ingredients, because we do it for them. We simply don’t let products with known harmful ingredients on our shelves.”

Additionally, the new store has a full-line grocery with natural, organic, locally grown and non-GMO foods; a wide array of vitamins and supplements from such top brands as Megafood, New Chapter and Whole Earth; and a large selection of organic health and beauty products.

The café incorporates in-store and online ordering and on-the-go customers items include sandwiches, wraps and burgers; freshly made smoothies and its popular juices and coffees; gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options; soups and an organic salad bar. The café is known for its Vegan Better Health ‘Whopper,’ savory chicken wraps, flavorful fresh ingredient salads, and delicious vegan and keto cookies that attract foodies from miles away. A place to dine indoors or out, purchase high-quality vitamins and supplements, complete full grocery shopping, it also has gift items and an extensive chocolate bar section with unique chocolates from around the world.

It will also carry new and trending foods long before they can be found in other stores.

“We pride ourselves in being on the cutting edge of foods and products that aid in optimal health, but also in offering snack foods that are healthy and trending – and taste good such as vegan cheesy popcorn, Medicinal mushroom high-quality coffee, and protein chips and crackers, as examples.”

The store has a full kitchen to produce made-to-order and prepared foods perfect for larger events including family holidays and corporate breakfasts and luncheons including pasture-raised, humanely-raised organic meats, as well as plant-based meat options, and low carb and Keto lifestyles options.