Viroqua Food Co+op Blog

Viroqua Food Co-op: A Great Place to Shop, A Great Place to Work

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Tue, Jul 09, 2013 @ 07:02 AM

The Viroqua Food Cooperative has a reputation for excelling in customer service, product knowledge, and genuine care for the community in which it serves. These standards are set by the Co-op, and executed by a very dedicated and vibrant group of employees.

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Tags: VFC owner survey, VFC Staff, Owner Speak

Owner Speak: Gift Cards

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Mon, May 07, 2012 @ 11:23 AM

VFC Owner, Bob Hill

As most people who frequent the Viroqua Food Co-op, I engage in conversation with staff on a multitude of subjects. On one of these occasions I learned that when purchasing a cup of coffee with a credit or debit card, nearly all of the margin is taken to pay the fee associated with the privilege of using a card. As most people would, I wondered what could be done to avoid the fee or lessen the impact. I could carry cash, write a check, or be subject to a minimum purchase amount for using a card.

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Tags: All Store, Owner Speak