Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

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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Ethnic HBC Market Remains Robust

There is good reason to be optimistic about the market for health and beauty care products targeted to minorities, according Ethnic Hair, Skin, and … Continue reading

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Federal Trade Commission Approves Giant Acquisition of Fifteen Genuardi’s Stores

The Federal Trade Commission has approved the proposed acquisition of fifteen supermarkets by GIANT Food Stores from Genuardi’s Family Markets, a subsidiary of Safeway … Continue reading

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Price Chopper to Include Free Prenatal and Children’s Vitamins

Price Chopper Supermarkets has expanded its health and wellness platform by bolstering its Baby Club program to begin offering free vitamins to expectant mothers … Continue reading

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Produce For Better Health Foundation Shares Shopper Insights

For the past six years, Produce for Better Health Foundation, has conducted a consumer survey focused on moms with young children, and the motivators, … Continue reading

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A&P’S Extends Exclusive Woodson & James Choice Angus Beef Brand

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company announced the extension of its line of premium-quality Angus beef, featuring steakhouse-quality meat at affordable supermarket prices. … Continue reading

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Kings Food Markets Launches ‘Local Fresh 24/7′

Kings Food Markets  launches its exclusive ‘Local Fresh 24/7′ program.  The Local Fresh 24/7 program allows Kings to offer customers the benefits of a … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU’s Essential Everyday Brand To Expand

SUPERVALUannounced that it is expanding its Essential Everyday brand to 2,700 of the most shopped-for products across more than 100 categories throughout the grocery … Continue reading

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Adults More Likely to Buy Organic Food if it Were Less Expensive

As they say, “you are what you eat.” One of the key factors to staying healthy is to eat nutritious food, but sometimes the … Continue reading

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Safeway Expands Usage of Reusable Shipping Containers to Produce

Safeway furthered its commitment to sustainability and the environment by announcing that it has transitioned to using reusable product containers (RPCs), rather than corrugated … Continue reading

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