Food Basics publishes a weekly flyer advertising in-store specials on grocery items and household products. The flyer is published in both print and e-flyer formats.
Food Basics, founded in 1995, is a discount Canadian supermarket chain based in Ontario and currently operating 115 stores across Canada. The store sells groceries and household items. Some locations also include a pharmacy, and these are called Food & Drug Basics stores.
Food Basics publishes a flyer each week advertising its weekly sales, with prices valid from Thursday through the following Wednesday. Sales vary by location, and different flyers may be published for different store locations. To view the flyer online, customers must select their preferred location. The flyer is published in both print and digital formats. The print ad can be viewed on Food Basics's website, or customers can download the flyer as a PDF file. Alternately, customers can subscribe to Food Basics's e-flyer and receive the ad each week by email. The website also enables customers to use drop-down menus to browse for sale items by category, such as the Frozen Food, Fruit and Vegetable, or Bread and Bakery Products categories. The online flyer is also available in an Accessible View format.