Data description: Specialty food stores include: bakeries, deli, seafood and cheese stores, farmer’s markets and health stores.
Data source: ONS Food Environment Database
Date represented: 2019
Date published: September 2019
- Bakery: establishments primarily engaged in retailing baked goods not baked on the premises, and not for immediate consumption
- Deli/Meat shops: establishments primarily engaged in retailing fresh, frozen, or cured meats and poultry. Delicatessens primarily engaged in retailing fresh meat are included. Cheese and seafood are also included
- Farmers’ market: establishments primarily engaged in retailing fresh fruits and vegetables. Primarily engaged in retailing fruits and vegetables via direct sale: Growing and selling vegetables and/or fruits at roadside stands
- Health stores: stores such as Kardish Health Food and Natural Food Pantry that tend to sell natural and organic food. Supplement stores are excluded.