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American Natural Opens Sixth Location in Cranberry

Mar 04, 2020 12:25PM ● By North Hills Monthly Magazine

American Natural Cranberry opened its doors on March 2 with a bread-breaking ceremony featuring l to r: Jim Boltz, president, Pittsburgh North Regional Chamber; Andrea Feinstein, executive VP and head of retail for American Natural and Mars Mayor Garry Hartung.

On Monday, March 2, American Natural opened its sixth location in Cranberry, at the corner of Route 19 and Freeport Road. The combination eatery, convenience store, and gas station officially kicked off the celebration with a bread-breaking ceremony featuring Mars Mayor Gregg Hartung; Andrea Feinstein, American Natural executive VP and head of retail; Jim Boltz, president, Pittsburgh North Regional Chamber and a performance by the Mars High School Marching Band. More than 70 people attended the celebration.  

The first 25 customers who entered the store received an American Natural gym bag filled with a reusable coffee mug and signature snack items. Customers enjoyed free breakfast tastings, coffee, lattes, and tea and samples from local Pittsburgh-area vendors including Mancini’s Bakery (Strip District), Stomoolis Brothers (Penn Ave), Speckled Hen's Chocolates (Saxonburg), Zeke’s Coffee (East Liberty), Tupelo Honey Tea (Millvale), Turner’s Iced Teas (Latrobe), Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream and Clean Bars by Ready Nutrition (Wexford). 

American Natural Cranberry will continue its grand opening week through March 9, with special tastings, free samples and giveaways. Events will include:

March 4, 10am-6pm: Chef Sampling – Taste our Sandos

March 5, 10am-6pm:  Chef Sampling – Taste our Pizzas, Salads and Soups

March 6, 10am-6pm:  Chef Sampling – Taste our Tacos

March 7–8, all day: Neighborhood Rewards

Enjoy $1.50 off any in-store purchase of $5 or more (excluding fuel, lottery and tobacco products. Promotions may not be combined). Enjoy snack samples of innovative brands, featuring more natural ingredients (chocolates, jerky and chips)

March 9, 10am: Raffle and Grand Prize Drawing Announcement

American Natural will announce who won amazing prizes, including free gas for a month, free pizza for a year, Nemacolin Woodlands Spa weekend, Bose headphones, and a 50-inch television.

About American Natural

The eatery features a large seating area with free Wi-Fi and plenty of electrical and phone-charging stations. The expanded assortment of freshly prepared foods includes hot sandwiches, hand-crafted pizzas and salads, tacos, and freshly baked cookies. The location offers a bean-to-coffee station, featuring best-in-class beans sourced from Zeke’s Coffee and premium tea from Tupelo Honey Tea. The store also features popular craft and national brews and an expansive cold and on-shelf wine assortment. 

American Natural is partnering with Community Kitchen Pittsburgh, a local nonprofit organization dedicated to using food as the foundation to change lives and strengthen communities. A portion of proceeds from all grand opening events will benefit the Community Kitchen. 

For more information on American Natural, visit or follow the company on Instagram and Facebook.