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PHILLIPSBURG -- Master Chef Joseph Poon, a master of Asian fusion cuisine, helped kick off the grand reopening of the Greenwich ShopRite in Phillipsburg, N.J. with two in-store cooking demonstrations Saturday afternoon and evening.
A longtime regular on Philadelphia television and local culinary celebrity, Poon has also appeared on the Food Network, "The Tonight Show," and "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."
He has also has been a celebrity guest chef for ShopRite Culinary Workshop classes.
The 70,000-square foot Greenwich ShopRite recently completed nine months of renovations and now features larger product offerings and new displays in the bakery, produce, meat, and seafood departments.
Among the store's new features are an international cheese island, meats cut to order, store-baked artisan pizza and focaccia, a salad bar, and a new customer grilling station. Additionally, seating capacity at the culinary workstation has been doubled, to accommodate demand for the ShopRite's weekly Culinary Workshops.