Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Lucy’s Launches New Line of Cookies for Toddlers

Lucy’s, a bakery producing gluten-free and allergy friendly baked goods, is introducing a line of toddler-oriented products this October. Lookie Cookie, which is focused on toddler development, features … Continue reading

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Brookshire Grocery Co. Recognized for Wellness Initiatives

The American Heart Association recently recognized Brookshire Grocery Co. (BGC) as a gold-level Fit-Friendly Worksite for promoting a culture of health and wellness at the … Continue reading

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United Fresh Launches Floral Membership Category

The United Fresh Board of Directors voted at its meeting last month to create a new floral membership category in 2015 to enhance services … Continue reading

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Nature’s Path Spices Up the Organic Mexican Foods Section

After nearly 30 years of organic leadership, how does Nature’s Path spice up its organic product offerings? By adding a new, Mexican-inspired brand called Que Pasa to the … Continue reading

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VOC Uses Digital Marketing to Reach Millennials

The Vidalia Onion Committee (VOC) successfully reached a younger audience, including Millennials, with this past season with its “V is for Vidalia” campaign. The campaign … Continue reading

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Seafood Nutrition Partnership Launches Public Health Education Efforts

In conjunction with National Seafood Month, the Seafood Nutrition Partnership (SNP), launched two pilot public health education campaigns this week in Memphis, Tenn. and Indianapolis, Ind. … Continue reading

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Balance Bar Launches Bare Line

Balance Bar, maker of one of America’s original nutrition energy bars, announced the availability of its new Balance bare line. Available in three varieties– Mixed … Continue reading

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Seminole Pride Noble Targets “Grab & Go” Market

The Seminole Tribe of Florida and W.G. Roe & Sons have expanded their  juice product offerings with a line of naturally pure and purely … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Announces 2nd Annual “Gold for Gold” Promotion

Del Monte Fresh Produce announces the launch of its second annual pineapple promotion: “Gold for Gold.” This consumer promotion encourages US and Canadian grocery shoppers … Continue reading

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Pink Ribbon Produce for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Through the month of October, Pink Ribbon Produce will continue its partnership with big names in the grocery industry to support the fight against … Continue reading

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Sunkist Joins the Sesame Street eat brighter! Movement

This season, Sunkist will showcase its premium, fresh citrus in new Sesame Street-themed packaging as part of the cooperative’s participation in the Produce Marketing Association … Continue reading

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HAB Will Take Health Professionals on an Educational Journey

Hass Avocado Board (HAB) will be sharing the latest from its nutrition research and marketing program with the thousands of attendees at the Academy of … Continue reading

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Sabra Dipping Co. Expands Production Facility

Sabra Dipping Co. opened the doors to its expanded hummus production facility in Chesterfield County, Va. With the expansion, Sabra is doubling production capacity to meet continued … Continue reading

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Walmart to Commitment to a Sustainable Food System

In front of hundreds of associates, suppliers and nonprofit organizations at its Global Sustainability Milestone Meeting, Walmart announced its commitment to create a more … Continue reading

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Consumer Reports: Consumers Unwittingly Equate “Natural” with No GMOs

Consumer Reports tested a wide variety of packaged-food items containing corn or soy – and found that genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, are present … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Markets Receives EPA’s GreenChill Partnership Award

Stater Bros. Markets received the “Best Emissions Rate” Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) GreenChill Partnership for having the lowest corporate-wide refrigerant … Continue reading

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Goya Foods Donates To Orphaned Children In Latin America

Goya Foods will donate $150,000 to the Maestro Cares Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Marc Anthony and Henry Cardenas to support the housing … Continue reading

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Rational SelfCookingCenter is at Oktoberfest

The 181st Munich Oktoberfest kicked off with 14 large festival halls and 21 smaller establishments, expecting around six million visitors. Last year more than 480,000 … Continue reading

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Canada Loses Preferred access to the U.S. Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act

On October 1st, 2014 Canada lost preferred access to the United States Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA). At this point in time the Canadian … Continue reading

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Award-winning Rum Raisin Holiday Bread Hits the Market

5 Generation Bakers’ head baker, Al Beccard, submitted his idea for Golden Rum Raisin Christmas Swirl Bread into the 2013 California Raisin Marketing Board’s … Continue reading

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Martha Stewart Keynotes PLMA’s Store Brands Reality Trade Show

The Private Label Manufacturers Association announced its slate of speakers and seminars for its 2014 “Store Brands Reality Trade Show,” to be held November … Continue reading

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Chore No More: Study Reveals Consumers Actually Enjoy Grocery Shopping

While American consumers have traditionally viewed grocery shopping as a mundane chore, new research from Acosta Sales & Marketing, a leading full-service sales and marketing … Continue reading

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JJ’s Bakery Tid-Bits Mini Snack Pies

JJ’s Bakery introduces its newest product line, Tid-Bits Mini Snack Pies. Tid-Bits are made with real fruit and are the first product line from … Continue reading

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Fazoli’s Launches Retail Product Line

Fazoli’s is extending its brand to supermarkets with the launch of five new snacks and appetizers. The chain has launched five snacks and appetizers, … Continue reading

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