Co+op and Fresh Deals

New savings every week with Fresh Deals in the Produce, Meat & Seafood and Cheese Department. Save in every aisle with bi-weekly Co+op Deals.


Meet your producers

The aisles of The Merc are filled with products from 187 local producers. Get to know our long-time local chestnut supplier, Chestnut Charlie's.


16th Annual Giving Tree

A solid Merc tradition, now in its 16th year, the Giving Tree is an opportunity for Merc shoppers and employees to come together to fulfill significant requests from neighbors in need.

Everyone is Welcome at The Merc Co-op

The Merc Co-op provides our community a place to shop, gather, eat and learn by offering real food and sustainable products at reasonable prices through cooperative ownership and responsible commerce.

Anyone can shop at The Merc and anyone can become a Merc Owner. Merc Ownerhip is an investment in a consumer-owned cooperative business that brings health to your local community. The Merc is currently owned by more than 6,800 of your friends and neighbors who have chosen to invest in a local business that is guided by policies that prioritize the well-being of its customers and community. Learn more about the benefits of Merc Ownership today!

News & Events

Here is what's happening

Local Vendor Sampling

Saturday, December 20 from 11am-3pm

Swing by The Merc this Saturday for a festive atmosphere and some holiday sampling from eleven of our local vendors. Look for Maggie’s Farm with freshly baked bread made using their new wheat flour, as well as Wood + Salt, Darla, Mean Vegan, Treehouse Berry Farms, Nut Nation and more. We will also be giving away local gift baskets and Merc Class gift certificates.

New Year New You ($18)

January 8, 7:00 - 9:00pm

Are you ready to take new steps to feel sharper, healthier and more energized this year? Do you want to end your love affair with sugar for good? Join Holistic Nutrition Coach Karen Duggan as she shares simple tools that will help you to literally reboot your health through eating real foods and listening to your body. There are no magic pills just delicious recipes demonstrated and sampled in class, including a Simple Soup Formula; Vegetable Frittata; a chocolate surprise and more. Welcome to 2015!

Spread Some Cheer With Holiday Cheese Balls

While there’s nothing wrong with a platter of sliced cheeses, there is something especially festive about a cheese ball. This is why The Merc is embracing the cheese ball this holiday season! For those of you who like to DIY, here are three cheese ball recipes to try. Short on time? The Merc Deli will have holiday cheese balls available for just $4.49 through the new year. Read on for some cheese ball prep tips.

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