Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Lindar Introduces Tamper-Obvious Cake Packaging

LINDAR Corporation released a selection of tamper obvious packaging, including two-piece pie and cake containers. They are the first of their kind in the food … Continue reading

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Avocados from Mexico Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) is kicking off its 2014-2105 retail promotional activity this Hispanic Heritage Month with “Échale al Asador” (Toss it on the … Continue reading

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Registration Now Open for 2015 PBH Conference

Registration for PBH’s 2015 Annual Conference is now open. The conference is scheduled for March 16-18, 2015 at the Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale, Arizona. The event unites … Continue reading

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NMB’s Consumer Research Provides Insights on Shopper Behavior

The National Mango Board (NMB) conducts ongoing consumer research to explore consumer awareness, knowledge about mangos, buying habits, barriers to purchase and many other … Continue reading

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Fresh Origins Products Receive Innovation Award

America’s grower of Microgreens and Edible Flowers, Fresh Origins was recently honored at the Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo receiving second place in the People’s … Continue reading

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Talking Shop with… Lee Rhoades

Lee Rhoades, COO of BÄRO North America, says making lighting decisions can be overwhelming for retailers.   Tell us about BÄRO and its mission as … Continue reading

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Talking Shop with… Julia Kadison

Julia Kadison, CEO at MilkPEP, says the Great American Milk Drive is designed to deliver milk to families that need it most. Tell us … Continue reading

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Food Forum: The next generation of “fast” food

The home delivery of prepared meals may be the way of the future for grocers. By Susan Lee The business of food is facing … Continue reading

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Food Forum: A meaty issue

Organic and natural offerings are becoming must-haves in the meat department. By Brian Diffenderfer As consumers become increasingly concerned about healthier living and “better … Continue reading

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Sales Review: Packaged salads

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Tops Markets

This May, Tops Markets opened a new prototype in the Rochester, N.Y. suburb of Irondequoit. The store marks a renewed emphasis by Tops in … Continue reading

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AgroAmerica Launches One Banana Brand in the N.A. Market

AgroAmerica is introducing it latest venture to the North American and European markets: ONE. The Better Banana Company. One Banana will be available for … Continue reading

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September is Fruits & Veggies Month

September is Fruits & Veggies—More Matters Month and Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) is celebrating with a ‘Fuel Up with Every Form’ toolkit … Continue reading

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Randy Houser, Eckrich and John Morrell Food Group Give Back to Community

Platinum-selling country music artist Randy Houser joined Eckrich and John Morrell Food Group at its Sioux Falls, S.D., facility to donate 12,350 pounds of … Continue reading

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Tribe Offers Single-Serve Hummus and Pita Chips

Tribe is feeding the growing consumer desire for healthier grab-and-go snack options with a new, single-serving To Go pack. Each pack contains a pre-portioned … Continue reading

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Ruan Announces Senior Leadership Changes

Steve Chapman, Ruan Transportation Management Systems’ chief executive officer, has named Ben McLean president and chief operating officer of Ruan Transportation Management Systems. Since … Continue reading

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Northwest Pear Industry Releases Revised Crop Estimate

Representatives of the Northwest pear industry have officially updated their initial projections for the 2014 fresh pear crop yield: reports of a crop of … Continue reading

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CMI Named Finalist for PMA Impact Award

Columbia Marketing International (CMI) has been named as a finalist for the 2014 PMA Impact Awards in Excellence in Packaging for their innovative single-serving … Continue reading

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MOM Brands Utah Facility Earns OSHA Award

MOM Brands was recently honored by the Utah Labor Commission Utah Occupational Safety and Health Division (Utah OSHA) for the worksite safety and health … Continue reading

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Original Gourmet Patents Lollipop Manufacturing Process

Original Gourmet Food Co. recently received a U.S. Patent1 for its gravity-deposited lollipop manufacturing process. A family-owned business, Original Gourmet officials pride themselves on … Continue reading

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Fresh Solutions Network Named a Finalist for PMA Impact Award

Fresh Solutions Network has been named as a finalist for the 2014 PMA Impact Awards in Excellence in Packaging for their innovation and excellence … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Diet and Workplace Health Conference

The Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency (OEMR) at the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) in collaboration with the PBS show, The Cooking Odyssey, … Continue reading

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Lifestyle Foods Revamps Line of Grab-and-Go Sandwiches

Lifestyle Foods has revised its successful line of healthy grab-and-go sandwiches, with the introduction of seven new varieties available this September. Initially launched last … Continue reading

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Dole Celebrates the American Banana Split

Last year Latrobe, Pa., was officially recognized as the birthplace of the banana split and was presented with a historical marker from the Commonwealth … Continue reading

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Produce For Kids Partners with The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Produce for Kids is teaming up with The Very Hungry Caterpillar for its third annual Healthy Families, Helping Kids campaign this fall. The campaign, … Continue reading

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