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Celebrating Our Heroes Together: February 22, 2021!

FMI proclaims February 22, 2021, Supermarket Employee Day—a time for the food industry to recognize employees at every level for the work they do feeding families and enriching lives. Use this free toolkit—messaging, logos and turnkey resources—to help celebrate your supermarket employees.

Key Messages

Use these messages to celebrate supermarket heroes. Click on a key message to expand and see supporting talking points.

Supermarkets are the backbone of our communities.
Supermarket employees have always been frontline heroes during periods of crisis.
Supermarket employees are helping us to stay strong during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Supermarket employees have earned our gratitude.


Different versions of the Supermarket Employee Day official logo are available below for your use. 

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Get Social

Share messages on social media using #SupermarketEmployeeDay and #SupermarketHeroes.

Sample Proclamation

Work with your local government to proclaim February 22, 2021, Supermarket Employee Day. This sample proclamation can be customized for your region. 

Download Sample Proclamation

Resources to Help Celebrate Employees

Determine the best way to celebrate your employees day in and day out with these resources from Root, Inc.  FMI and Root, Inc partner to develop food industry leaders in the Future Leaders eXperience.

  • Time out to Celebrate This column discusses challenges leaders face in 2021 to keep their team engaged and how taking time out to celebrate is a difference-maker.
  • Ideas to Celebrate- A tip sheet for managers to help them generate new/creative/powerful ways to recognize, reward and appreciate their team members.
  • Personal Challenge  - A reflection for managers to help them make celebrating others a consistent practice.

Find more resources at Root Inc.'s Unlocking Talent practice area or contact Tracey Fletcher.


Share these infographics about the food industry on social media, newsletters, your website and more. Click to download.


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Customizable Infographics

Customize these infographics with your company's branding. Click each image to download. Access design files here





Tell Use Your Plans

Share how you're planning on talking part in Supermarket Employee Day with us via this form. We'll be sure to support your efforts.