Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Vegetarian Plus Expands Lineup of Asian-Themed Dishes

Vegetarian Plus is introducing two dishes to its already extensive lineup of Asian inspired and easy-to-prepare meat alternatives. Marketed to vegetarians, vegans and occasional … Continue reading

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Vitamin Industry Growth Slows, While Consumers Switch To More Traditional Market Channels

In its fifth year, TABS Group Annual Vitamin Study reports a small increase of 2 percent in vitamin sales versus 2011, to $12.2 billion. … Continue reading

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ZzzQuil from Vicks

The makers of Vicks NyQuil announce a non-habit forming, over-the-counter sleep-aid that provides relief for occasional sleeplessness. ZzzQuil. Not for not for colds, or … Continue reading

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Duracell Reveals Duralock with Power Preserve Technology

Duracell is launching Duralock with Power Preserve Technology, the biggest news in the brand’s battery product portfolio since the creation of CopperTop. Set for … Continue reading

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Heineken USA Offers A Taste Of Mexico

HEINEKEN USA is setting the stage for summer celebrations with the release of its ‘Beers of Mexico’ variety pack. The ‘Beers of Mexico’ 12 … Continue reading

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Study Shows African American and Hispanic Shoppers Adopt Shopping Technologies at a Faster Rate than Caucasians

U.S. smartphone penetration is nearing 50 percent, so it’s no surprise that the adoption of mobile shopping tools has been rapid. African Americans and … Continue reading

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RealBeanz Iced Coffee with Coconut Water

RealBeanz, an RTD gourmet iced coffee combining premium-brewed beans and artificial growth hormone-free milk (rSBT free) with nutrient enhanced flavors, has launched two new … Continue reading

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PMA Commends Senate’s Passage of the 2012 Farm Bill

Bryan Silbermann, president and CEO of Produce Marketing Association, today issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Senate’s passage of the 2012 … Continue reading

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Nature’s Hand Introduces GoNola for Granola Lovers On-the-go!

Nature’s Hand, producer of granola since 1971, today introduced GoNola, a single-serve pouch of granola that’s a convenient and healthy solution for your family’s … Continue reading

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PepsiCo and Strauss Launch Obela Brand Dips and Spreads

PepsiCo, Inc. and Strauss Group today introduced Obela, a fresh, refrigerated dips and spreads brand that will be launched in Mexico. The brand will … Continue reading

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Sizzle Up Summer Slaw Sales

Shoppers can enjoy savings while they toss their favorite summer salads with Mann Packing’s annual Summer Slaw Spectacular on-pack promotion. More than 200,000 IRCs … Continue reading

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Wholly Guacamole Debuts the Wholly Guacamole Dog at SONIC Drive-Ins

July is National Hot Dog Month, and the Wholly Guacamole brand is joining forces with SONIC Drive-­In to introduce Wholly Guacamole Dog. “Avocado products … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections To Launch Simply Amazing Sweepstakes

Tasteful Selections will be supporting the sweepstakes on its signature flavor Honey Gold bags as well as on its Ruby Sensation bags. In addition, … Continue reading

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Makeup Products with Skincare Benefits Help Drive Sales—NPD

Regardless of age, moisturizing and SPF protection are the two most sought after benefits in all makeup products. The age of the makeup user … Continue reading

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Mighty Kids Media Forms Strategic Grocery Partnerships

Mighty Kids Media has partnered with grocers to deliver kids club programming that celebrates the innate super power each child possesses. They believe there … Continue reading

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Alouette Kicks Off Portion Size Me Summer Book Tour

Alouette Portions has announced an exclusive sponsorship of the Portion Size Me Summer Tour, a cross-country journey featuring 12-year-old, Marshall Reid, and his mother, … Continue reading

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Potandon Produce is going Meatless on Mondays with Klondike Brands Potatoes

Potandon Produce is proud to announce that Klondike Brands Potatoes is joining with the international movement, Meatless Monday, in July in order to bring … Continue reading

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Hollandia Produce Goes Green on the Road

Hollandia Produce LLC, with its Live Gourmet greenhouse vegetables, not only walks the green talk, it drives it, too. With the addition of its … Continue reading

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IDDBA Show 2012

For three days in June, the food industry flocked to The Big Easy to check out the latest varieties of cheese and most innovative … Continue reading

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Chobani CEO Receives Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012 Award

Chobani Founder, President and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya was honored at the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards for the New York area as the winner … Continue reading

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Evergreen Packaging Launches Viral Campaign Highlighting Environmental Benefits of Paper Packaging

Evergreen Packaging announces the launch of choosecartons.com, an interactive website designed to educate and encourage consumers to consider the eco-friendly attributes of packaging in … Continue reading

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Summer Fill Your Tank Promotion Set to Fuel Sales of Buddig Lunchmeat and Old Wisconsin Products

Just in time for the peak summer driving season, Carl Buddig & Company and Old Wisconsin are launching the Fill Your Tank promotion to … Continue reading

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PMA Applauds Efforts of the Alliance for Food and Farming

Bryan Silbermann, president and CEO of Produce Marketing Association, today issued the following statement in response to the release of the Environmental Working Group’s … Continue reading

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GMA Outlines Global Food Safety Progress at FDA Meeting

Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) Executive Vice President of Policy and Strategic Planning Mary Sophos delivered the keynote address at the Food and Drug Administration’s … Continue reading

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T&A Raises More Than $170,000 for Cancer Research

In this 14th year of supporting the American Cancer Society, with the help of company sponsors and members of the community, Tanimura & Antle … Continue reading

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