Community Markets Signature Items

Special Recipe Cookies

Fresh Ingredients,
Baked From Scratch

The idea for our Special Recipe Cookies came from Darlene Waldfogel in 1998. Darlene was the Bakery Manager at our Wauseon location at the time, and Darlene was passionate about cookies! One day, Darlene took cookie matters into her own hands. Darlene created original recipes for Chocolate Chip, Monster, Peanut Butter and Sugar cookies, and after some research, planning and recipe revisions, the Special Recipe Cookies program was launched in all stores in 1998. Sales soared to over 31 million cookies in the first seven years, and new flavors—including Chocolate Brownie, Maple Walnut, Pumpkin and Snickerdoodle—were developed, each of which have been tremendously successful.

Our Special Recipe Cookies are made with the same ingredients and TLC you use when baking at home: fresh ingredients, mixed by hand, and baked from scratch!

Fresh Market Salads

These Delicious Salads Taste Homemade Because They Are!

Salads, main course salads, fruit salads and more, the iconic salad comes in many shapes, sizes, tastes and textures. Whether you need a classic potato salad for your company picnic or you want to mix your menu up with a main course rotisserie chicken salad, salads just don’t get any better than our Fresh Market Salads.

Each and every one of our Fresh Market Salads is made using only the highest quality ingredients, and never any preservatives. We use our own special recipes, and we prepare each salad from scratch! Anyone and everyone who has tasted our Fresh Market Salads keeps coming back for more! Try them all: Apple Salad, 3-Bean Salad, Vegetable Macaroni Salad, Pasta Salad, Neptune Salad (a Lenten favorite), Classic Potato Salad (our biggest seller), and Rotisserie Chicken Salad (made from our all-natural Rotisserie Big Chicken).

Premium Meats

We Sell USDA Angus Beef!

Sell only USDA Angus Beef

Flavorful, juicy & tender

Grain-fed for rich flavor

Most tender taste experience possible

In-store butchers

Custom cuts available

All-natural, never injected

Local Produce

The Best Produce in Town!

Have you ever tasted a piece of fruit so ripe and so perfect you spent the moments eating it in sheer bliss? If you’re a loyal shopper, you have! And if you haven’t, you’ll want to make Community Markets' Produce Department your next stop.

We've gone direct to the suppliers to bring you even better deals on fresh fruits and vegetables. Our Farm Stand Produce means the lowest possible prices around. Every day is a good day to save money on your produce purchases when you shop select Community Markets locations*!

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Supplies are limited and we don’t always know what we’ll get each week, but we only choose the most beautiful fresh fruits and vegetables that the industry has to offer! And because supplies are limited and the produce is so superior, we were inspired to create Farm Stand Produce. Our finds are high quality produce marked at low prices and are offered ‘while supplies last.’ Don’t miss out on our perfect produce!

*valid locations are Findlay, Oak Harbor, Bluffton, Wapakoneta