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The Consumer Cheese Choice

Renewed desire for natural, healthy and snackable foods is keeping the cheese category top of mind for grocery shoppers.

Haggen's Horrible Year

Haggen's rapid expansion proved to be too much for the regional grocer.

Nonfoods Shop ‘til You Drop

A visit to Bloomington, Minn. retailers shows a wide disparity in nonfoods offerings and price points.

Focusing in on Pharmacy

Walgreens is betting big bucks that more pharmacies will result in more sales and savings.

A Tipping Point in the Meat Industry

The meat industry has been more proactive in responding to negative headlines, while defending meats’ role in a healthy diet.

Spotlight On: Loving Pets

By staying on top of the most important trends in pet care, Loving Pets is able to offer its retail partners a mix of healthful and helpful products.

Sweet Inspirations

Premium ingredients, unique flavor combinations and eye-catching packaging are bringing the candy category to life.

Game Day Grub

Party planning takes on a whole new meaning when it comes to the Super Bowl, where an extravagant spread is the top priority.

Publisher Column: Avoiding the Bumps in the Road

In order to stay successful, retailers must remain ahead of the curve on consumer expectation.

Sounding Board: Brand Revival

A brand does not need to die if it is attached to a functioning product.

Talking Shop With...Vikas Satyal

Vikas Satyal, senior director of category development for HEINEKEN USA, talks about the state of the beer category.

Sales Review: Dried Fruits & Snack Mixes

Dried cranberries account for nearly one-third of dried fruit and snack mix sales.