Hurricane/Storm Preparation

Basic Foods – Helping Hurricane Flood Survivors in Beaumont, Texas

Patty H., one of the buyers for Basic Foods took time to write us on September 2, 2017: “We opened a few hours yesterday and 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. today, first time since last Saturday evening. Yesterday wasn’t planned; those who could, drove to the store just to get a paycheck. And, all of […]




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Southern Run for the Brave

As Hurricane Hermine made landfall in the Panhandle of Florida, the first one in over a decade, Steve Browne and Steve Lennon kept the Watt-Ahh® deliveries going for two consecutive days. They dodged the rain feeder bands of the storm coming off the Gulf of Mexico and drove around flooded neighborhood areas. A truck on […]




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Hurricane Preparedness Tips by AquaNew

Did you know that, according to NOAA, we experience an average of 12 tropical storms each year, 6 of which become hurricanes that form over the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea or Gulf of Mexico? Hurricane season runs from June 1 through Nov. 30, and now’s the time to get prepared. In your Basic Disaster Supply […]




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