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Schnuck Markets to Acquire Seven Rockford, Ill. Hilander Stores

Schnuck Markets, Inc. Chairman and CEO Scott Schnuck announced that the family-owned company has agreed to acquire seven Hilander stores and one fuel center … Continue reading

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Sam’s Club Announces “Birth” of New Simply Right Baby Care Line

Sam’s Club announces the availability of their new proprietary brand Simply Right line of quality and affordable baby care products, available exclusively to Sam’s … Continue reading

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MODEX 2012 Expo and Conference will Showcase Latest Equipment and Technology Innovations for Manufacturing, Distribution and the Supply Chain

When the industry’s newest expo for manufacturing, distribution and the supply chain, MODEX 2012, opens on February 6 in Atlanta it will include over … Continue reading

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Consumer Grocery Store Survey Reveals Wide Range of Satisfaction and Brand Preferences by Geography

Empathica Inc., a provider of Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions to some of the world’s most respected brands, announced that its Consumer Insights Panel … Continue reading

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Price Chopper Unveils New Online Ordering And Home Delivery System

Price Chopper Shops4U, a service designed to provide customers with a way to shop online for thousands of products, have those products selected by … Continue reading

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Produce Industry Builds Business Connections One Fresh Summit Contact at a Time

As the produce industry continues to thrive in spite of challenging economic times, the opportunities to learn the latest for global success will be … Continue reading

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FDA Establishes Foodborne Illness Outbreak Response Network

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today a streamlined, integrated approach to effectively and rapidly respond to human and animal foodborne illness … Continue reading

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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

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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 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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