ADVISORY, April 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Village Super Market, Inc. [VLGEA], which owns and operates 29 supermarkets under the ShopRite banner in New Jersey, Maryland and eastern Pennsylvania, and Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in recognition of Autism Awareness Month.In honor of the occasion, Nicholas Sumas, Vice President of Operations of Village Super Market, John J. Sumas, Vice President of Village Super Market Inc., and Scott Carpenter, President and CEO of Savor Street Foods and Founder of the Autism Speaks Fall Classic, will ring the Closing Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43 rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Friday, April 5, 2013 – 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET Contact : Nicholas Sumas (973) 467-2200 firstname.lastname@example.org Autism Speaks: Charles Volpe Media Relations Director (917) 475-5076 Charles.Volpe@autismspeaks.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Jen Knapp (212) 401-8916 Jennifer.email@example.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Facebook and Twitter: For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ . For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx . Webcast: A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx . Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice. About Village Super Market, Inc. [VLGEA]: Seventy-five years ago, brothers Nicholas and Perry Sumas opened a small store in South Orange, New Jersey. Village Super Market has grown to 29 ShopRites in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland generating $1.4 billion of revenues and employing 5,800 associates dedicated to "Helping Families Live Better." ShopRite is the registered trademark of Wakefern Food Corp., a retailer-owned cooperative, based in Keasbey, NJ and the largest supermarket cooperative in the United States. With nearly 250 ShopRite supermarkets located throughout the Northeast, ShopRite serves more than five million customers each week. A long-time supporter of key community efforts, ShopRite is dedicated to fighting hunger in the communities it serves. Through its ShopRite Partners In Caring program, ShopRite has donated $29 million to 1,700 worthy charities and food banks since the program began in 1999. As a title sponsor of the LPGA's ShopRite Classic, ShopRite has raised more than $24 million for local schools, hospitals and community groups. Progressive Grocer named ShopRite its 2011 Retailer of the Year and Supermarket News awarded ShopRite its 2011 Retail Excellence Award.