Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Wegmans Builds Cheese Caves

Wegmans Food Markets will begin full operations at its Cheese Caves, a high-tech building that mimics the environments of famed cheese caves in Europe … Continue reading

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Seminole Tribe Acquires Majority Interest in Blue Lake Citrus

The Seminole Tribe of Florida announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Blue Lake Citrus Products. The deal positions Blue Lake Citrus … Continue reading

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Five Crowns Marketing Introduces the Origami Cantaloupe

Five Crowns Marketing is one of two U.S. growers licensed to bring retailers this new variety of melon—the Origami Cantaloupe. Delivered to stores under … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Partners with 13-Year-old Chef for a Cause

Tasteful Selections partners with 13-year-old Chef Jack Witherspoon to create recipes and videos featuring Tasteful Selections specialty potatoes. The partnership will support Jack’s cause … Continue reading

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Lifestyle Foods Revamps its Salad Line

Lifestyle Foods has revised its pre-packed salads with new dressings that contain less sodium, less fat and no syrup. They clock in at 230 … Continue reading

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Guy Fieri Burgers are Coming to Walmart Stores

Golden West Food Group has teamed up with celebrity chef and Food Network Star Guy Fieri to bring his famous burger recipes to consumers’ … Continue reading

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California Avocado Launches On-fruit Branding Program

The California Avocado Commission (CAC) has launched an on-fruit branding program that will clearly identify California avocados as from California and provide close linkage … Continue reading

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Vote Now for Youth Make a Difference Initiative

FirstFruits Marketing has opened public voting for the youth-led projects which could become the next recipients of the Opal Youth Make a Difference Initiative. … Continue reading

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Walmart and Wild Oats Launch Effort to Drive Down Organic Food Prices

Walmart announced that it will carry Wild Oats organic food items. Originally introduced in 1987, Wild Oats will relaunch at Walmart starting this month … Continue reading

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Target Partners with Better-For-You Brands to Launch Exclusive “Made to Matter” Collection

Known for bringing design to the masses through signature partnerships and products, Target is introducing “Made to Matter – Handpicked by Target,” company officials … Continue reading

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Organic Valley Introduces Organic Milk Protein Shakes

Organic Valley, the cooperative of organic farmers and organic brand, announced it will launch the first ever organic milk protein shakes, company officials say. … Continue reading

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Wegmans is “Returning to Sender” this April

During April, customers who bring their clean, dry plastic bags to a Wegmans Food Market for recycling can feel good twice over: First, for … Continue reading

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Sonoma Flatbreads by Donatos Brings Gluten-Free Flatbread Pizzas to Chicago Expo

Coming off the introduction of their newest gluten-free pizza at Natural Products Expo West in March, Sonoma Flatbreads by Donatos is continuing to rise, company officials … Continue reading

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Mars, Incorporated to Buy Significant Portion of Procter & Gamble’s Pet Food Business

Mars, Incorporated and The Procter & Gamble Company announce that Mars has agreed to buy the IAMS, EUKANUBA, and NATURA brands in major markets … Continue reading

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Nutiva Launches New Red Palm & Coconut Superfoods

Nutiva, maker of coconut, chia, hemp and red palm organic superfoods has introduced two new products: Buttery Spread and Shortening. These products offer the … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola Celebrates the Power of the 2014 World Cup

The Coca-Cola Company invites the world to celebrate football as a force for social good. Through The World’s Cup campaign, Coca-Cola will create unrivaled … Continue reading

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Well•Pict Kicks Off its Display Wars Contest

Well•Pict’s Display Wars is on! This new retail display contest was created to encourage for fun and friendly competition, and the chance to win a … Continue reading

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C.H. Robinson’s Focuses on Carrier Community with New Blog

C.H. Robinson has launched The Road, a blog that features topics, trends and issues that impact daily life in the transportation industry. As a … Continue reading

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Stemilt Adds to Anniversary Celebration with Heritage Gold

Stemilt Growers is continuing its 50th year anniversary celebration by introducing a new seal for select cell packed cartons of premium late storage Golden … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Produce Joins Fair Food Program

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A.  announced that one of its subsidiaries agreed to join the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’ (“CIW”) Fair Food Program. Del … Continue reading

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Center for Research on Ingredient Safety Established

The food, beverage and consumer products industries, in association with the Grocery Manufacturers Association and Michigan State University (MSU), announced the establishment of the … Continue reading

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Fortune Fish & Gourmet Acquires Chef Martini’s Alpine Brand Sauasges

Fortune Fish & Gourmet has completed the acquisition of Chef Martin’s Alpine Brand Sausages, a small-batch sausage purveyor. Alpine Brand sausages are all natural … Continue reading

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Weis Markets Raises Money for Wounded Warrior Project

Weis Markets announced that its third annual Believe in Heroes campaign has raised $115,000 for Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), an organization that grows awareness … Continue reading

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The Lovely Candy Company Launches Gluten-Free Licorice

In an effort to expand its offerings of premium confections that are gluten- and GMO-free, the Lovely Candy Company has introduced its new gluten-free … Continue reading

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CHA! By Texas Pete Heats Up Sriracha Sauce Market

TW Garner Food Company, the maker of Texas Pete sauces and Green Mountain Gringo salsas and tortilla strips has announced the launch of its … Continue reading

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