CINCINNATI, OH – Thrifty Food Mart is the store where everybody knows your name. Fantastic customer service with a smile is never scarce at this inviting Ohio Lottery Retailer-of-the-Week.
When customers come to Thrifty Food Mart, they feel welcomed and excited. The friendly staff takes the time to get to know each customer, so much so they are on a first name basis with most of them. When a player wins, they make sure to hang a winner’s poster in celebration of the win. Players see the posters and it keeps them coming back for more winning fun.
To help promote the Lottery, there is a dedicated Lottery play area located in the front of the store. Employees are deployed specifically to help their Lottery customers with their transactions. Ohio Lottery tickets and advertisements are always neatly placed and made visible for players.
To be a successful Lottery agent, store owner Arvind Patel offers this advice, “Keep instants on the front counter at eye level. Hang winning posters as your customers come in and have great advertising!”
Thrifty Food Mart averages $27,500 in weekly sales for both instant and on-line games and carries 65 instant tickets over the counter.
Each week, the Ohio Lottery recognizes one outstanding retail partner who offers courteous service and sales enthusiasm. Retailer-of-the-Week is chosen based on recommendations from the store’s sales representative and regional sales office staff. Thrifty Food Mart will be recognized on Cash Explosion® on Saturday, September 15.
Logan County residents can tune into Cash Explosion® on WCPO TV 9 in Cincinnati. The Cash Explosion show is carried on 10 stations across the state every Saturday at 7:30 p.m.