Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Revionics, Planalytics Enhance Weather-Driven Pricing Solution

Revionics, Inc., a provider of retail life cycle price optimization solutions, has announced enhancements to its weather-driven demand intelligence feature. The weather-driven demand feature, … Continue reading

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Giant Food Makes Gluten-free Eating Easy

Giant Food of Landover, Md. is making it easier for shoppers who follow gluten-free diets to choose the right foods. There are now easy-to-spot … Continue reading

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NPD Group: 85% of Consumers Say the Price Needs to Be Right Before They Shop

Price trumps sales and special deals, customer service, and convenience as a factor in deciding where to shop for the majority of U.S. consumers, … Continue reading

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Budweiser Pledges $5,000 for Every Walk-Off

There is no more exciting play in baseball than a walk-off, when the home team wins the game in the bottom of the final … Continue reading

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Target Expands Fresh Food Selection

Target has initiated remodels at 90 general merchandise stores across the U.S., which are expected to be completed on June 24, 2012. Upon completion … Continue reading

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Naturipe Farms Launches New Tool-Rich Website

Naturipe Farms officially launched its refreshed website. The website, www.naturipefarms.com, is designed as an information hub for all things “berry.” Bringing the Naturipe brand … Continue reading

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Hy-Vee Marks Earth Day With New Environmental Initiatives

Hy-Vee celebrated Earth Day with the launch of two initiatives that underscore its commitment to sustainability as a part of a healthy lifestyle. Hy-Vee … Continue reading

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Natural Megavite Fruits and Veggies

Consumers looking for the natural benefits of anti-inflammatory and blood sugar stabilizing properties of sweet potatoes, the natural fiber and omega-3 from kale, the … Continue reading

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John Dumais Receives N.G.A. Association Leadership Award

John Dumais, President & CEO of the New Hampshire Grocers Association (NHGA) was presented the National Grocers Association (N.G.A.) Association Leadership Award for his … Continue reading

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Q&A with Jeff Manning, Cherry Marketing Institute

Jeff Manning with the Cherry Marketing Institute has been fortunate to have worked on a very wide range of category programs, from beef and … Continue reading

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N.G.A., Sterilox Fresh Form Partnership

The National Grocers Association (N.G.A.) has formed a partnership with Malvern, PA.-based Sterilox Fresh to provide its members with a special promotion for their … Continue reading

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Meijer Receives Community Award

Meijer has been honored with the community award for best commercial business partnership in support of the AbilityOne Program, as part of the 2011 … Continue reading

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ShopRite and its Customers Raise Money for Check-out Hunger

According to Feed America, more forty-nine million Americans experienced food insecurity in 2010.  More than sixteen million of them were children. In a tireless … Continue reading

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The IPC Gives Away Diamond Pendant as Part of 75th Anniversary Celebration

The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) celebrated its 75th diamond anniversary this spring by giving away a brilliant one-carat diamond pendant, the stone traditionally associated … Continue reading

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PMA Calls for Industry Leaders to Volunteer

Produce Marketing Association (PMA) is now seeking members from across the global fresh produce supply chain for a variety of volunteer opportunities that will … Continue reading

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Organic Market Surpasses $31 Billion

Driven by consumer choice, the U.S. organic industry grew by 9.5 percent overall in 2011 to reach $31.5 billion in sales. Of this, the … Continue reading

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Superior Farms Expands and Adds New Regional Distribution in Florida and Southern United States

Superior Farms announced today an expanded partnership with Colorado Box Beef Company Co. (CBBC), a Florida-based distributor of protein and food products for the … Continue reading

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Chiquita Celebrates Earth Day with Special Secondary Sticker

To mark the 42nd anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, Chiquita Brands is featuring special secondary stickers on Chiquita Organic bananas in addition … Continue reading

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Food Marketing Institute Announces Supermarket Chef Showdown Finalists

Food Marketing Institute (FMI) is pleased to announce 20 culinary contenders from grocery retail that will compete in Dallas at the FMI Supermarket Chef … Continue reading

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Gonnella Achieves Global Food Safety Distinction

Gonnella Baking Company is proud to announce its Aurora, Ill. baking facility has earned British Retail Consortium (BRC) Food Safety Certification. The Aurora location … Continue reading

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Old Orchard Brands Giveaway

In celebration of its 100,000th Facebook fan milestone and growing social media presence, Old Orchard Brands will give away a truckload of free juice … Continue reading

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Two Weis Markets’ Stores Achieve Environmental Milestone

Two Weis Markets’ stores containing a new, environmentally efficient design have earned environmental certifications awards from the GreenChill Advanced Refrigeration Partnership, a voluntary Environmental … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU to Add 250 Stores to Zero Waste Program

As part of its effort to celebrate Earth Day 2012, SUPERVALU announced a major expansion of its environmental sustainability program. The company is committing … Continue reading

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Study Shows Nine Out of Ten Shoppers Make Impulse Purchases

Despite a shopping list being a tool to stay on budget and eliminate unnecessary purchases, research shows that nine out of ten shoppers still … Continue reading

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