Minnesota Street Market 2017 Survey

The Minnesota Street Market opened in July 2011 and celebrated its 5th Anniversary last September. We are making physical improvements to the store and also want honest, candid feedback from you on how we can improve the operation of the food and art co-op to better serve our community. The survey is 8 multiple-choice questions and 4 open-ended questions. It should take 10-15 minutes to respond.

* 1. How often do you shop at the Minnesota Street Market?

* 2. Please answer the following:

  Extremely Very Moderately Slightly Not at all
Are the staff friendly, helpful and knowledgeable?
Compared to similar stores, are Minnesota Street Market prices fair?
How likely are you to recommend the Minnesota Street Market to others?

* 3. What keeps you from shopping more at the Market (check as many as apply)?

* 4. What is the best way for the store to communicate with potential customers and members (check as many as apply)?

* 5. How important is it to you that a product is:

  Extremely Very Moderately Slightly Not at all
"Certified organic"
Natural, not grown with oil-based synthetic fertilizers, pesticides or herbicides
Meat from antibiotic- and hormone-free humanely treated animals
Free trade, for foods not available seasonally in the Upper Midwest (such as coffee, bananas, chocolate)

* 6. Would you be likely to attend social events organized by or at the store? For examples: book clubs, pot lucks, cooking demonstrations, discussion groups?

* 7. What do you like most about the store?

* 8. What would you like to see change?

* 9. What specific items not currently available in the store would like to see at the Minnesota Street Market?  (such as artisan cheeses, fresh baked goods, bagged salad mixes, smoked fish, deli salads or sandwiches, single-serve yogurt, etc)? Please list as many items as possible!

* 10. COMMENTS: This your chance to make suggestions to the Board of Directors.  Please offer any thoughts you would like the board to consider or be aware of.