Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Store Brands Pack Sharp Savings for Back-to-School, New Market Basket Study Shows

With kids back in the classroom and summer fading, a new survey looked at supermarket prices of 40 common back-to-school items and found that … Continue reading

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Better safe than sorry

In light of ongoing safety concerns, is the industry doing enough to protect the food supply? By Richard Turcsik Grape tomatoes. They are juicy, … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 07 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Kroger Associates Ratify Agreement With UFCW Local 23

Associates of The Kroger Co., working at stores in the valley region of Kroger’s Columbus Division, have ratified a new labor agreement with United … Continue reading

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Ralphs Reaches Tentative Agreement with Southern California UFCW Locals

Ralphs Grocery Company, a division of The Kroger Co. operating in Southern California, announced today that a tentative agreement has been reached with United … Continue reading

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GMDC Presents Results From Multi-Year Study On Health And Wellness

The Global Market Development Center (GMDC) released primary research from their multi-year study, Consumer Shopping Habits for Wellness and Environmentally Conscious Lifestyles. The three-year … Continue reading

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Hydro System Co.’s ICS 8900

Hydro Systems Co. launched the ICS 8900, the latest in its line of mobile integrated cleaning systems and the best-in-class solution for touch-free restroom … Continue reading

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Three Salsa Flavors

Vino de Milo has added Black Bean, Corn & Cilantro Salsa featuring locally-grown black beans; Mango Pineapple Salsa made with fresh jalapenos; and Roasted … Continue reading

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Angus Beef from Harris Ranch

The Harris Ranch Beef Co. is beefing up its product offerings with new Angus frozen ground beef patties and fresh, refrigerated chubs. Both are … Continue reading

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Woeber Supreme Dips

Woeber Mustard Co. is getting into the dipping sauce business with a three-SKU line of Woeber Supreme Dips sauces. According to company officials, Sweet … Continue reading

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GMDC Presents Results From Multi-Year Study On Health And Wellness

The Global Market Development Center (GMDC) released primary research from their multi-year study, Consumer Shopping Habits for Wellness and Environmentally Conscious Lifestyles. The three-year … Continue reading

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Wegmans Introduces Six Flavors of Greek Yogurt

Yogurt? A whole lot of people now “think Greek” for a whole lot of reasons. Wegmans Food Markets has embraced the trend by introducing … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids and Stop & Shop Encourage Families to “Eat Smart for A Great Start”

From now until October 8, parents can help their families “Eat Smart for a Great Start” each time they visit the produce section of … Continue reading

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Contact Us

Contact Grocery Headquarters CORPORATE HEADQUARTERSGrocery Headquarters MagazineMacfadden Communications Group333 Seventh Ave. 11th FloorNew York, N.Y. 10001 646 274-3525 info@groceryheadquarters.com EDITORIALPublisher/Editorial DirectorSeth Mendelson646-274-3507smendelson@groceryheadquarters.com Executive Editor … Continue reading

Retail Prices, Weekly Sales Up in Latest FreshFacts on Retail

Retail prices for both fruits and vegetables rose, driving an increase in weekly dollar sales in the second quarter of 2011 compared with the … Continue reading

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Stop & Shop and Unilever to Provide More than 1 Million Meals for Local Families

An alarming one in four children in the United States faces hunger.  To help feed children in need, The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company … Continue reading

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United Fresh Foundation, Produce for Kids, Publix Partner to Support Salad Bars and Fight Childhood Obesity

The United Fresh Foundation announced a collaboration with Produce for Kids and Publix Super Markets to increase awareness about healthy eating and raise funds … Continue reading

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FDA: Pilot Projects to Explore Ways to Trace Sources of Foodborne Illness

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said that two new pilot projects will enhance the agency’s and industry’s ability to trace products responsible for … Continue reading

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A+ School Rewards Return To Stop & Shop

As many schools begin their fall session this week, the new school year also marks the return of the A+ School Rewards Program – … Continue reading

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Food City Kicks Off School Bucks Program

As students across the tri-state area of Kentucky, Virginia and Tennessee head back to school, Food City is gearing up for the kick-off of … Continue reading

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Premium Select Tuna

Chicken of the Sea International has introduced a line of gourmet, all-natural canned tuna. Dubbed “Premium Select,” the tuna is hand-selected albacore, yellowfin and … Continue reading

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Single-serve Salads

Rising to the demand for convenient healthy meals on the go, Ready Pac is offering a line of single-serve salads that have less than … Continue reading

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Two New Cheddars from Yancey’s Fancy

Yancey’s Fancy introduces two cheeses, Steakhouse Onion Aged Cheddar Cheese and Maple & Bacon Cheddar. Company officials say the Steakhouse Onion Aged Cheddar has … Continue reading

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Artisan Sweet Italian Red Onions’ New Design

Tanimura & Antle is revamping the consumer packaging for its Artisan Sweet Italian Red Onions. The packaging for its Artisan variety has been redesigned … Continue reading

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Mini Calzone/Mini Hotdog Platters

Stefano Foods introduces Mini Calzone Platters, available in Ham & Cheddar Cheese and Pepperoni & Cheese, and Mini Hotdog Crescent Platters. These items are … Continue reading

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M&M’s Ear Buds

Maxell is introducing the M&M’s stereo ear buds. The product is offered in red, pink, blue, orange and white and with two sizes of … Continue reading

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