Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

First Private Brand App Launched by Daymon

Daymon Worldwide has launched the world’s first Private Brand mobile app, available for iPhone, iPad and Android platforms. The app was unveiled in Amsterdam … Continue reading

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U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council Kicks Off Little Blue Dynamos Campaign

The U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council (USHBC) is launching a national marketing campaign this month to engage the next generation of produce shoppers by highlighting … Continue reading

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Dole Discusses Sustainable Agricultural Practices at Forum

Dole Food Company, Inc. participated in the second annual Forum on Sustainability and Happiness in Costa Rica. Dole’s Sylvain Cuperlier, Vice President of Corporate … Continue reading

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Veggie Stix’s New Formula

In April, Good Health Natural Products began shipping a new line of Veggie Stix vegetable snacks to mass retailers. The reformulated Veggie Stix has … Continue reading

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Potandon Produce and Johnny’s Fine Foods Kick Off Their 2012 Midwest Johnny’s Be Good Road Tour

Potandon Produce L.L.C. is going on tour with Johnny’s Fine Foods.  The companies have teamed up to sample each company’s unique products and seasonings … Continue reading

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SWEETS & SNACKS EXPO Deemed a Success

Sponsored by the National Confectioners Association, the 2012 SWEETS & SNACKS EXPO, hosted a global audience of close to 15,000 qualified industry professionals from … Continue reading

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Safeway Launches Just for U Digital Savings

To make grocery shopping easier and provide great savings, Safeway launched the Just for U program in the company’s Oregon and Washington divisions. Just … Continue reading

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UFCW International Union Releases Smartphones App

The United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), the nation’s largest grocery workers union, today announced the release of its first ever-smartphone app, … Continue reading

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U.S. Ice Cream Market Tops $25 Billion

Edvard Munch’s iconic “The Scream” just sold for a record $120 million at auction in New York, but that’s peanuts compared to the very … Continue reading

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PMA Donates Salad Bar in Support of Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools and the First Lady’s Let’s Move initiative

Produce Marketing Association (PMA), as a member of the National Fruit and Vegetable Alliance, donated a salad bar to John R. Downes Elementary School … Continue reading

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Crunch Pak a Hits at Billboard Music Awards

Crunch Pak will once again be providing fresh apple sliced products to a nationally televised award show—this time it’s the Billboard Music Awards 2012 … Continue reading

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The Cheese Importers Association of America Announces New Retailer Trip to the Sial Trade Show

The Cheese Importers Association of America is excited to announce an opportunity for U.S. based retailers of cheese to join them for an all … Continue reading

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Dr. Praeger’s Meatless Sausage Patties

Dr. Praeger’s is expanding its product line to offer meatless sausage patties. Breakfast lovers who have been searching for a better-for-you option can now … Continue reading

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POM Wonderful Launches New Smaller Size

POM Wonderful, the world’s leading pomegranate grower and trusted juice brand, will now offer its 100% Pomegranate Juice in a conveniently sized 8-ounce bottle, … Continue reading

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GNP Company Unveils Third Farm To Fork Report for 2011

GNP Company, the Midwest’s leading chicken producer, unveiled its third Farm To Fork Report, outlining its newly launched mission of healthy food, families and farms … Continue reading

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Schnucks, St. Johns Hospital partner to open pharmacy in Springfield, Ill.

Leaders of Schnuck Markets, Inc. have announced a partnership with St. John’s Hospital to open full-service stand alone pharmacy with emphasis on specialty pharmacy … Continue reading

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Clear Lam Packaging, Inc. Announces Sale of Thermoforming Division to D&W Fine Pack

Clear Lam Packaging, Inc. announces the sale of its Thermoforming Division to D&W Fine Pack, a leader in the foodservice packaging industry and a … Continue reading

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A&P Announces Comprehensive Store Investment Strategy

The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company announced that it will unveil its newly remodeled The Food Emporium store located on 1066 Third Avenue … Continue reading

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Nash Finch Buying No Frills Supermarkets

Nash Finch Company, a Minneapolis-based food distributor, announced that U Save Foods, Inc., a Nash Finch wholly-owned subsidiary, has entered into an agreement to … Continue reading

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Kroger Receives the Black Pearl Award for Food Safety

The Kroger Co. has been named the 2012 recipient of the prestigious Black Pearl Award for advancing food safety and quality. The International Association … Continue reading

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Shoppers Are Making More Purchasing Decisions In-Store

With a prolonged recession, high unemployment, and a persistently challenging economy, the majority of U.S. grocery shoppers are looking to save money where they … Continue reading

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Brown’s Super Stores Implements Comprehensive Sustainability Effort

Brown’s Super Stores, a family-owned business that operates 10 ShopRite stores in the Philadelphia area, is involved in numerous sustainable efforts focused on reducing … Continue reading

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Pepsi-Lipton Tea Partnership Launches Two New Campaigns

Pure Leaf Iced Tea, a product of the Pepsi Lipton Tea Partnership, is reviving its classic taste with a new “For the Love of … Continue reading

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Tyson Foods Joins with the Makers of Knorr Sides and Bounty Napkins for Summer Promo

Tyson Foods, Inc., is launching a new summer promotion featuring savings on kid-friendly Tyson Chicken Tenders from the grocer’s deli, Knorr Sides and Bounty … Continue reading

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National Pork Board’s “Chop Fest” Based on New 145°F Cooking Temp

Juicy pork chops are just 145°F away, according to the National Pork Board. A new cooking temperature for fresh pork that produces moist, medium-rare pork is … Continue reading

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