Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Tech-Immersed Moms Are at the Epicenter of New Home-Based Food Culture

Less June Cleaver and more tech-immersed foodie, the modern American mom is at the epicenter of the new home-based food culture and in the … Continue reading

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Bright Performance for Fruit, Organics & Value-Added Produce in Q3 FreshFacts on Retail

Fresh produce maintained sales figures from the previous year in Q3 of 2012, driven by fruits and other produce. Decreases in average retail price … Continue reading

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Red Bull Additions

Red Bull is debuting three new flavors of its popular energy drink. In red, silver and blue cans, The Red Bull Editions provide the … Continue reading

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Share Your Favorite Recipes And “Share The Memories”

From now until February 4, 2013, consumers can enter the 7th Annual Man-O-Manischewitz Cook-Off for a chance to win the $25,000 Grand Prize, which … Continue reading

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Drinking it in

Beverages were flowing throughout the 2012 NACS Show in Las Vegas, setting new trends and delivering exciting new flavors. This year’s National Association of … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Center Store

Food Forum: Hydroponic growing gains momentum

When consumers purchase produce, they are spending more money on the fuel and transportation costs it took to get it to the supermarket than … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Columns

Sales Review: Dips

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh, Perishables Group Sales Reviews

Sales Review: Bakery

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh, Perishables Group Sales Reviews

Gourmet Trading Company is Now Importing Peruvian Blueberries

North American distributor of fresh asparagus, blueberries and blackberries, Gourmet Trading Company, announced it has received its first shipment of Peruvian Blueberries. Gourmet Trading … Continue reading

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Catch Holiday Customers with Wild Alaska Seafood

Just in time for the holidays, Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) has released the Seafood to Celebrate portfolio of retail promotional materials. To help retailers … Continue reading

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ConAgra Foods to Acquire Ralcorp

ConAgra Foods and Ralcorp Holdings announced that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which ConAgra Foods … Continue reading

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The Produce Mom’s School Foodservice Program to Launch in Indianapolis

Indianapolis Fruit’s The Produce Mom has partnered with Indiana Celebrities & Heroes to inspire healthy eating amongst children via their school foodservice program, Find … Continue reading

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Crunch Pak is Goin’ Country

Crunch Pak has been once again asked to donate product to a televised award show – this time for the American Country Awards that … Continue reading

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Frieda Caplan To Be Honored with United Fresh Lifetime Achievement Award

The United Fresh Produce Association will honor Frieda Rapoport Caplan with its Lifetime Achievement Award during its 2013 Winter Leadership Meetings this January in … Continue reading

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University of Connecticut and ShopRite Team Up to Fight Hunger

The University of Connecticut and ShopRite have teamed up to help the hungry this holiday season with a canned food drive before the UConn … Continue reading

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Navitas Naturals Offers Retailers Free Point of Purchae Displays

Navitas Naturals is pleased to introduce the Navitas Cardboard POP Display, an attractive new presentation tool for superfoods that is being provided free to … Continue reading

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Baloian Farms Adds Mexican Hothouse Program

Baloian Farms added a Mexican hot house program in November of 2012 with availability through May of 2013. A new partnership with Cueto Produce … Continue reading

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CMI’s New Apple Packing Line Keeps Prices Down

CMI and McDougall and Sons (CMI’s largest growing entity and one of their founding owners) has improved their packing operation — amidst a hail … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Cool Cuts Social Media Campaign Helps Fight Hunger

Ready Pac Foods, Inc. has announced a partnership with Feeding America, the Nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity, for a Facebook campaign focused on their … Continue reading

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Leadership Symposium Scheduled For January

Senior executives from all segments of the global supply chain who want to recharge their batteries for the new year, strengthen leadership capabilities and … Continue reading

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Limoneira Pairs With Experts to Unleash the Power of Lemons

After launching its new marketing campaign, Unleash the Power of Lemons, earlier this year, Limoneira Company, a leading agribusiness, today announced its pairing with five Los … Continue reading

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Sartori’s Offering Limited Edition Extra-Aged Goat Cheese

Sartori Cheese has announced its second ever release of Limited Edition Extra-Aged Goat cheese.  This hand-crafted cheese, which met rave reviews during its first release in … Continue reading

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Kroger Receives American Cancer Society Corporate Impact Award

The Kroger Co. was awarded a 2012 Excellence in Philanthropy Award from the American Cancer Society. The honor is given to corporations that have … Continue reading

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WBDC ‘Women with Impact’ Breakfast A Huge Success

Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) historically honors one of their members each year at the Breakfast. The award is named in memory of Deb … Continue reading

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ShopRite of Selden, NY Achieves EPA GreenChill Silver Certification

ShopRite announced that its Selden, NY store has been awarded the GreenChill Silver Certification. This prestigious award, distributed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), … Continue reading

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