Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Weis Markets Announces 100 Day Price Freeze

Weis Markets, Inc. announced it has lowered the prices on over 1,000 staple items and that it will freeze the prices of these products … Continue reading

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FDA, UC Davis, Agilent Technologies and CDC to create publicly available food pathogen genome database

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the University of California, Davis, Agilent Technologies Inc., and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) … Continue reading

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GBS Growth Partners Forms New Commercialization Business Unit

GBS Growth Partners, one of the leading advisory groups for food and beverage brands in the US, has formed a new business unit to … Continue reading

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Smart Snack Food for Kids

Looking for a nutritious alternative to the sugary and salty snacks that often find their way into your children’s lunch boxes? Bitsy’s Brainfood is … Continue reading

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Philanthropic Pet Food Boosts Non-Grocery Revenue

Mister Buck’s Genuinely Good Pet Food Co. offers holistic natural pet food to consumers while promoting local community philanthropy. According to Jon Kitto, founder … Continue reading

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AWMA Summit & Business Exchange to Set New Records

The AWMA Summit & Business Exchange (ABX), to be held September 10‐13 at the Ritz‐Carlton Hotel at Amelia Island, Fla., is on pace to … Continue reading

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USDA Approves Neogen’s Reveal Q+ for Zearalenone

The USDA’s Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) has verified the performance of another of Neogen’s simple and accurate tests for zearalenone. GIPSA’s … Continue reading

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Verlasso Expands its Presence with Seafood Distribution Partner, Fortune Fish Company

Verlasso, the world’s first provider of harmoniously raised fish, continues to expand its market presence through a new partnership with Fortune Fish Company, an … Continue reading

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Atalanta Corporation Introduces Cows Creamery

The Atalanta Corporation welcomes COWS CREAMERY from Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada, as the exclusive U.S. distributor to its impressive lineup of quality cheeses. … Continue reading

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Dr. Schar Opens Gluten-free Food Facility in US

Dr. Schar USA has opened a $15m gluten-free food manufacturing facility in the US. The new site marks the company’s first facility in the … Continue reading

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Georgia Peach Council Sweetens Peoples’ Day

Georgia Peach Council’s grassroots marketing campaign sweetened the day for workers in the key markets of Tampa and Orlando, Florida. This year, Florida consumers … Continue reading

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ShopRite Announces its First Gas Station in the Capital Region

ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc., which operates 31 ShopRite stores in New York and New Jersey, including recently opened locations in Niskayuna and Albany, N.Y., today … Continue reading

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Q&A with Ed Beckman, Certified Greenhouse Farmers

Ed Beckman, the president of Certified Greenhouse Farmers talks to Grocery Headquarters about greenhouse-grown produce and why the industry needs a standard definition for … Continue reading

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Vitalicious Introduces VitaPizza

Described as a nutrient-rich, low-calorie, single-serving frozen pizza, VitaPizza is being introduced as an alternative to the American favorite for people trying to practice … Continue reading

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Anheuser-Busch and Habitat for Humanity Partner to Build Homes for St. Louis Families

On Saturday, July 14, more than 160 Anheuser-Busch employees and family members will roll up their sleeves for an exclusive “Builder Day” where for … Continue reading

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Sunlight Introduces Pretty Lady for the Summer

Sunlight International and JP Dulcich & Sons Grapes is kicking off this year’s summer grape season than with a new merchandising program, including new … Continue reading

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Retailers Looking to New Ways of Driving Customer Retention

The latest American grocery market share figures from IGD Retail Analysis may have done little to buoy the retail sector’s low spirits, but there … Continue reading

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Kimberly-Clark and Colgate-Palmolive Company Team Up with HealthyChildren.Org

With more than 77 million children heading back-to-school this year, moms could use a helping hand. That’s why Kimberly-Clark and Colgate-Palmolive, the makers of … Continue reading

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QA Graphics Creates Sustainable Website for Supermarket Chain

QA Graphics, an Iowa based interactive design firm, is pleased to announce that they have completed the website, HyVee 360, for Hy-Vee, Inc., an … Continue reading

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Real Ale Brewing Company Prepares New Canning Line

Real Ale Brewing Co. is pleased to announce the addition of 12 oz. aluminum cans to their package options. Real Ale will begin canning … Continue reading

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PMA’s new guide offers blueprint for standardizing fresh produce EDI

A new guide created by Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) Supply Chain Efficiencies Committee is designed specifically to help companies in the fresh produce industry … Continue reading

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Pamela’s Rolls Out New Cookie Mixes and Artisan Flour Blend

Home bakers who have struggled to create gluten-free treats that live up to their wheat counterparts are the inspiration behind three new mixes from … Continue reading

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Millennials Emerging as Most Influential and Important Adult Beverage Consumers

Diverse, highly educated, open to new experiences and eager to explore, the Millennial demographic group is already having a significant impact on the adult … Continue reading

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Land O’Lakes Announces Definitive Agreement to Purchase Kozy Shack Enterprises

Land O’Lakes, Inc., today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Kozy Shack Enterprises, Inc., a market leader in the chilled dairy desserts … Continue reading

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H.R. 4367 Passes U.S. House and Garners Bipartisan Support

Food Marketing Institute (FMI) today lauds the advancement of legislation to update the Electronic Funds Transfer Act. The bill, H.R. 4367, would abolish the … Continue reading

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