Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Natural Delights Introduces Country’s First Pitted Medjool Dates

Bard Valley Natural Delights is offering consumers a convenient new way to enjoy the lusciousness and all-around snackability of Medjools with the introduction of … Continue reading

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NGA Opposes Proposed Interchange Fee Settlement with Visa and Mastercard

In a unanimous vote, the Board of Directors of the National Grocers Association (NGA) approved a resolution opposing the proposed interchange fee settlement agreement … Continue reading

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Fresh Item Management

The media’s attention to LFTB has raised the issue of fresh food safety and its role in consumer transparency. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 07 Article Archives, Q & As, Web-Exclusive Content

Drink Pink 365 Days a Year

Founded by breast cancer survivor Trish May and now a division of DS Waters of America, Inc., Athena will contribute a minimum of $1 … Continue reading

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Rickland Orchards Introduces a Shelf-Stable Greek Yogurt Bar

Rickland Orchards has announced the launch of the first-ever Greek Yogurt Bar. The Greek Yogurt Bars feature honey-roasted granola and real fruit dipped in … Continue reading

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Verdant Partners LLC is working with Don Goodwin of Golden Sun Marketing

Verdant Partners LLC is pleased to announce its affiliation with Golden Sun Marketing of Minnetrista, Minnesota. In this new relationship, the parties will work … Continue reading

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Safe Quality Food Institute, Alchemy Release New Practitioner Training Course

Safe Quality Food Institute (SQFI), a division of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and one of the world’s leading Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) … Continue reading

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PMA Foodservice Conference & Expo Advances Healthy, Flavorful Menu Options

The call from consumers and health advocates for healthier menu options for kids and adults was answered by the produce and foodservice supply chains … Continue reading

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North Shore Announces New Team Members

North Shore Sales & Marketing, Inc. has new additions to its team. As of May 2012 Gerard “Gerry” Watts has been brought on as … Continue reading

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Natural Products Expo East 2012 is Coming Up

Natural Products Expo East will be held at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md., September 19-22, 2012. The show draws 22,000 industry professionals … Continue reading

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Decas Cranberry Products Announces National Rollout of Reduced-Sugar Cranberries

Decas Cranberry Products Inc. have announced the national rollout of two reduced-sugar dried cranberry lines, Paradise Meadow LeanCrans and Funny Face Dried Cranberries. LeanCrans, designed to appeal … Continue reading

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The Cold-Brew Expansion Effect

Austin-based, Chameleon Cold-Brew is proud to announce expansion into Southern California, Arizona, Nevada, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New … Continue reading

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Holland’s Family Cheese Latest Addition

Holland’s Family Cheese is introducing Marieke Golden, a new semi-soft cheese celebrating the Penterman family’s Dutch heritage. Crafted from rBGH-free cow’s milk and vegetable … Continue reading

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Stemilt presents $12,000 check to the Washington Apple Education Foundation

Stemilt Growers presented Washington Apple Education Foundation with a check for $12,000 last week. The funds for the check came from the proceeds of … Continue reading

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Q&A with Rebecca MacKay, Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy

Rebecca MacKay, vice president, strategy, insights and planning, for the Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy talks to Grocery Headquarters about its recent research into … Continue reading

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Six Small-Batch Beers from Budweiser Brewmasters Named After ZIP Codes

Twelve Anheuser-Busch brewmasters at Budweiser’s 12 geographically dispersed breweries worked together to create their own “tribute” beers to fit the Budweiser brand’s reputation for … Continue reading

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NGA Supports Bill Introduction Preventing New Regulations on Grocers

The National Grocers Association (NGA) applauds the introduction today of the Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2012, bi-partisan legislation that will prevent the … Continue reading

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BioPet Vet Lab Unveils IntegriMEAT, a DNA Tracking Program for Livestock

BioPet Vet Lab, an animal biotechnology company specializing in DNA applications, has launched IntegriMEAT, a DNA-source verified program aimed to produce an identification and … Continue reading

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MilkPEP’s Refuel “got chocolate milk?” Campaign Helps Challenged Athletes

MilkPEP’s REFUEL “got chocolate milk?” campaign has partnered with the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF), an organization that awards grants or equipment to athletes with … Continue reading

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Target Remodels 30 Stores to Expand Fresh Food Selection

Target announced that it has begun remodeling 30 general merchandise stores in the U.S. Upon completion of the construction in October 2012, the remodeled … Continue reading

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Harris Teeter Shoppers Donate Over $445,000 to Support Our Troops Donation Card Campaign

In May, Harris Teeter hosted a donation card campaign benefiting USO and Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). The campaign encouraged customers to help make a … Continue reading

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Clear Springs Offers Ruby Red Rainbow Trout

The Rainbow Trout leader and sustainable seafood innovator, Clear Springs Foods, adds a new wave of excitement to their line of products—new Ruby Red … Continue reading

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RATIONAL’s Roasted Chicken Solution

RATIONAL has created a solution that makes preparing roasted chicken even more efficient, saves up to 40% on cleaning costs, works twice as fast … Continue reading

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Sunflower/Sprouts Farmers Market Opens Second San Jose Store

Rapidly growing natural and organic foods retailer Sprouts Farmers Market will open its second San Jose location on Wednesday, August 1, at the Almaden … Continue reading

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Cargill Initiates Voluntary Recall of Ground Beef in Northeast

Cargill Beef, a business unit of Wichita-based Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation, today announced an immediate Class I voluntary recall of approximately 29,339 pounds of … Continue reading

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