Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Kroger Launches 2012 Honoring Our Heroes Partnership with USO at Daytona 500

The Kroger Co. and the USO are strengthening their partnership with a fresh campaign to support men and women in the armed forces and … Continue reading

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FMI Supermarket Chef Showdown

FMI announces the all-new Supermarket Chef Showdown, taking place at FMI2012, April 30 – May 3 in Dallas, Texas. For the first time ever, … Continue reading

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Village Farms Harvests First Fruit from New Greenhouse

Village Farms International, Inc. has harvested the first fruit from its new state-of-the-art greenhouse located in Monahans, Texas, yesterday. The initial pick is being … Continue reading

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Cream of Wheat Chocolate

B&G Foods has added Cream of Wheat Chocolate flavored instant cereal to its Cream of Wheat family of products. Cream of Wheat Chocolate is … Continue reading

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Price Takes on Greater Role in Meat & Poultry Purchasing Decisions

The impact of the economy and higher prices for meat and poultry products are making a significant difference for consumers at the meat case. Price … Continue reading

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Kraft Adds U.S. Heads of Sales for GroceryCo and SnackCo

Tom Corley, currently SVP US Sales, has been appointed President of Sales for the new Kraft Foods grocery company. He will report to Mike … Continue reading

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Snyder’s-Lance Announces New Research and Development Center

Snyder’s-Lance announced the construction of a state-of-the-art Research and Development Center in Hanover, Pennsylvania.  The center, located near one of the Company’s largest bakeries, … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Opens “Blue Ribbon” Supermarket

Stater Bros. opens its newest and most modern Supermarket in Lake Elsinore, California. Located at 32281 Mission Trail in the Lake Elsinore Town Center, … Continue reading

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Malt-O-Meal Changes Corporate Name to MOM Brands

Malt-O-Meal Company announced the introduction of its new MOM Brands corporate name and identity today in a move to better showcase its growing house … Continue reading

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FFR-DSI’s Gravity Feed Merchandiser for Greek Yogurt

FFR-DSI’s new Gravity Feed Merchandise offers an optimal solution for displaying Greek yogurt. It reduces labor and shrink while improving on-shelf presentation for increased … Continue reading

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Harris Ranch Brings a New Cook to the Kitchen with the Online Chef

Harris Ranch knows shoppers don’t want to spend a lot of time searching through cookbooks for recipes. The company has made it easy with … Continue reading

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AMI Foundation Offering New Workshop On Safe Ground Meat & Poultry Production

The AMI Foundation is offering a new workshop that will address the production of ground products within a preventative food safety system. The Ground … Continue reading

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Copper River Salmon Announces First-Ever “Salmon Locator”

Copper River Salmon launches the first-ever Salmon Locator App on Facebook. The Copper River Salmon Locator directs fans to retailers and restaurants that carry … Continue reading

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FaVe Fruit and Vegetable Blend Juice

The FaVe Juice Company has launched a new brand of all-natural 100% fruit and vegetable blend juice that contains a surprising three full daily … Continue reading

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Chilean Blueberry Committee Introduces Comprehensive Nutrition Resource

A new nutritional brochure extolling the benefits of blueberries is being jointly offered by the Chilean Blueberry Committee and the Chilean Fresh Fruit Association. … Continue reading

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Just BARE Chicken is American Humane Certified

Retailers will soon see the American Humane Certified (AHC) seal showing up on Just BARE Chicken packages. The decision to become certified was made … Continue reading

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Oasis Brands Invites US Grocery Industry to Partner on Auditing Sustainability of Tissue Products

Oasis Brands has issued an open invitation to leading US grocery chains to participate in an independent sustainability audit of the key tissue products … Continue reading

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Heritage Reserve Navel Oranges Are Available

LoBue Citrus will begin shipping Heritage Reserve Navel Oranges—a flavor-driven, limited-run navel program—February 22, 2012. Heritage Reserve navels are grown within a unique sub-section … Continue reading

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The 2012 N.G.A. Show Concludes as the Largest in the Association’s History

The National Grocers Association (N.G.A.) 2012 N.G.A. Show in Las Vegas met important milestones and fulfilling its promise as the place to be “Where … Continue reading

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Fri-Jado celebrates 75 Years

From its humble beginnings distributing Frigidaire refrigerators and freezers in Europe during the 30’s and 40’s to delivering complete deli installations globally today, Fri-Jado … Continue reading

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Thai Curry Kits

COOKING THAI FOOD AT HOME no longer has to be intimidating thanks to Thai Kitchen’s Thai Curry Kits. “Our new Curry Kits offer a … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU to Transition Independent Grocers to Essential Everyday Private Label Products

SUPERVALU has announced that its new Essential Everyday private brand line is now available in select independent retail locations. Once the full rollout is complete … Continue reading

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Tyson and Bud Light Team Up for Basketball Promotion

Tyson Foods, Inc. and Anheuser-Busch, Inc. are partnering up for a March basketball tournament promotion featured in thousands of retailers nationwide. From March 5 … Continue reading

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2012 Consumer Panel Survey Outlines Opportunities for Independent Grocers to Gain New Customers

The 2012 National Grocers Association (N.G.A.) Consumer Panel Report has been released, containing more than 75 shopping attributes to help independent grocers grow their … Continue reading

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Stephanie Teteak of Larry’s Piggly Wiggly Wins $10,000 Grand Prize at N.G.A.

Stephanie Teteak of Larry’s Piggly Wiggly in Kaukauna, Wis., has won the 2012 The National Grocers Association (N.G.A.) Best Bagger Championship, sponsored by the … Continue reading

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