Most grocery store chains accept EBT cards, and some allow shoppers to purchase their groceries online for home delivery. Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets accept EBT for in-store purchases but not for home-delivery services. For more on the store policy and SNAP benefits, see below.

Does Fresh Thyme Take EBT?

Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets accept EBT cards as a valid form of payment in stores, a company representative said. The grocery store chain has locations in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Fresh Thyme also offers home-delivery services via Instacart, but Instacart doesn’t currently accept EBT. To find the Fresh Thyme location nearest you, use the store locator.

EBT, or Electronic Benefits Transfer, is how qualifying individuals use their Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. EBT cards function like debit cards to make grocery store and food purchases. For more information on grocery stores that accept EBT, see our article, Grocery Stores That Accept EBT/Food Stamps/SNAP.

In Summary

Fresh Thyme Farmers Markets — with grocery store locations primarily in the Midwest — accept EBT cards for in-store purchases. For the list of grocery stores that accept EBT, see the link above.