Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

EuroFresh Farms Introduces a New Snacking Tomato

EuroFresh Farms, a year-round producer and marketer of greenhouse grown tomatoes and cucumbers located in Willcox and Snowflake, Ariz., announces a new snacking tomato … Continue reading

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Kraft Foods Group Marks First Day As Independently Traded Company

Tony Vernon, CEO of Kraft Foods Group, joined employees in the company’s Northfield, Ill. headquarters to ring the Opening Bell of the NASDAQ Stock … Continue reading

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United Supermarkets to Raise Funds for Breast Cancer Research

United Supermarkets, and its grocery partners are once again joining the fight against breast cancer. United Supermarkets, Market Street and Amigos stores are asking … Continue reading

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Bashas’, Food City Partner with MyWebGrocer to Power Digital Services

MyWebGrocer will power new digital services for 63 Bashas’ stores and 48 Food City locations in the Southwest. With MyWebGrocer’s services, customers can opt … Continue reading

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Kroger, General Mills, Yoplait Announce Text–to–Donate Campaign

Throughout the month of October, the Cincinnati skyline will be rosier, thanks to a powerful statement Kroger is making in support of breast cancer … Continue reading

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First Bai5 Lemonade set to Squeeze the Competition

A classic summertime favorite joins the bai5 family of Antioxidant Infusions. Just in time for autumn outdoor fun, BAI Brands, LLC introduces its first … Continue reading

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Independent Grocers Improve Net Profits in 2011

The National Grocers Association (NGA) and FMS today released the results of their joint 2012 Independent Grocers Financial Survey. Despite the challenging economic environment, … Continue reading

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Yorkville Common Pantry and FreshDirect announce new online program

The Yorkville Common Pantry (YCP) is launching a new online program with leading online grocer FreshDirect that will allow people to donate gift cards … Continue reading

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Peapod expands virtual grocery stores

Peapod.com announced the launch of more than 100 virtual grocery stores at commuter rail stations in Boston, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Washington, … Continue reading

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What’s next for Supervalu?

Will the chain recover from a financial tumble that pummeled its stock and prompted store closings? Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Upfront

Sales Review: Poultry

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Perishables Group Sales Reviews

Sales Review: Grapes

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Perishables Group Sales Reviews

Food Forum: Countdown to Christmas

It can be a jolly holiday for grocers who offer their customers fresh-cut Christmas trees. By P. Allen Smith In planning for the holidays, … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Columns

Food Forum: Family affair

Retailers can benefit from making the shopping environment safe and comfortable for parents and their children. By Paul Giampavolo Shopping with infants and children … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Columns

Talking Shop with… Elizabeth Webb, DS Waters of America

Elizabeth Webb, cause marketing manager for DS Waters of America,  provides an update on the company’s efforts to support breast cancer awareness with its … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Columns, Talking Shop

Shady Maple Farms Market

Shady Maple Farm Market is a literal feast for the senses. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Photos, Web-Exclusive Content

Equipment and design leaders

As retailers ramp up their investments in equipment and store development, Grocery Headquarters takes a look as some of the latest innovations in the … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Equipment, Design & Operations

California Giant Berries Proud to Wear Pink

California Giant Berry Farms’ packaging will again take on a new color during the month of October to convey their commitment to breast cancer … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Crave Foods Introduces New Packaging, Name for Gluten-free Line

With nationwide distribution in Whole Foods, and recently in Albertson’s, Sprouts, and many natural foods stores, Crave Foods has created a new brand image … Continue reading

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Cargill turkey brands creates tie with Disney·Pixar’s “BRAVE”

In a first-of-its-type marketing program for Cargill’s Honeysuckle White and Shady Brook Farms turkey brands, the company created a nationwide holiday season promotional tie-in … Continue reading

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Publix Issues Voluntary Recall on Hearts of Romaine

Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for 10-ounce plastic bags of Publix Hearts of Romaine (Chopped Hearts of Romaine) due to the … Continue reading

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Produce Suppliers and Retailers Expand Partnership during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink Ribbon Produce, a unique retail program committed to the fight against breast cancer, will return this October to more than 500 Harris Teeter, … Continue reading

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Kraft Foods On Track To Meet Sodium Reduction Goals

Kraft Foods announced that it is on track to complete a three-year initiative to reduce sodium by an average of 10 percent across its … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU Receives National Awards for Sustainability Achievements

SUPERVALU recently received multiple national honors for its cutting-edge sustainability efforts. First, the company is featured in the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) 2012 “Carbon … Continue reading

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New Apple Variety from FirstFruits of Washington

The intensely sweet and crunchy new apple variety Sweetie, from FirstFruits of Washington, will be making an appearance at retail this September. First planted … Continue reading

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