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Designedby Market Streets own dietitians, the labeling system will help guide guests inmaking food decisions to improve health as well as manage or prevent disease.Market Street DFW Nutritionist Alicia Brown also will be on-hand to illustratethe new program and provide complimentary shopping assistance to guests wantingto develop healthier eating habits without expanding their food budgets. "The Market Street Coppell-Lewisville store is the perfect place for NorthTexans to start living better this new year," said United Supermarkets CEO DanSanders. "We pride ourselves in having a wide selection of the finest produce,gourmet meats and cheeses and healthy foods that meet every shoppers needs ataffordable prices. For guests with health and wellness concerns, our dietitians have combed theaisles and simplified the selection process with color-coded nutritionallabeling that easily assists guests toward heart-healthy, gluten-free, low-fat,sugar-free or organic products.