ANAHEIM, Calif. — 99 Ranch Market here was the first stop on the Fresh Summit Convention and Expo's Retail Produce Tour. The store has a huge selection of fresh Asian specialty items.
Photos by Jenna Telesca.
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Customers can choose from different crab species and fish from the tanks in the 99 Ranch Market seafood department.
Fish is prepared on-site right in front of shoppers.
The retailer also has pre-packaged seafood options.
Shoppers can choose from many kinds of salted eggs.
Large containers of kimchi.
There are only three organic SKUs at 99 Ranch Market, but 250 fresh produce items, according to the Produce Marketing Association.
Much of the produce section is packaged.
The produce department represents 15 to 20% of total store sales, according to the PMA.
Winter melons are merchandised whole and cut.
Ninety-five employees work at the Anaheim 99 Ranch Market.
Variety cuts and animals such as goat, pig butt, pig feet, and pig snout are plentiful here.
A small portioned sweet in the bakery department.
The store has a 35,000-square-foot footprint.
99 Ranch Market has steamed buns as a quick grab and go snack for $2.99.
A quick service restaurant is located across from the checkout lanes.