Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Plum Organics Feeds A Love of Exploration

Inspired by flavors from around the globe, Plum Organics’ new World Baby pouches encourage a love of adventurous eating for the littlest consumer. These … Continue reading

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Talking Shop with… Nicolas Trentesaux

Nicolas Trentesaux, SIAL GROUP director, says the 2014 edition of SIAL Paris will take SIAL brand values to a new level while celebrating SIAL’s … Continue reading

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Food Forum: Mass merchandising Goliath meets its David

Personalization can change the rules in the battle for grocery shoppers. By Elliott Grant Since the 1960s, mass merchandising has been a winning strategy … Continue reading

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Talking Shop with… Chris Marino

Chris Marino, founder and CEO of CJM Market Insights, says pre- and post-campaign insightful research is key to brand growth. What have you learned … Continue reading

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Talking Shop with… Bob Sewall

Bob Sewall, executive vice president of sales and marketing at Blount Fine Foods, says restaurant-quality soups are driving in-store sales.  Tell us about the … Continue reading

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Sales Review: Avocados

Posted in 2014 08 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh, Perishables Group Sales Reviews

GMDC Explores the New Face of the Hispanic Consumer

The Global Market Development Center (GMDC) has released a new whitepaper based on a GMDC*Connect Videocast, “The New Face of the Hispanic Consumer,” presented … Continue reading

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Educating the Next Generation of Frozen and Refrigerated Food Consumers

The National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) and leading brands are reaching out to a new target audience this October for their annual … Continue reading

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Price Chopper “Tools For Schools” Campaign Kicks Off

Price Chopper kicked off its signature “Tools for Schools” campaign in all 134 stores throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, New York and Vermont. … Continue reading

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Chilean Fresh Fruit Association Wins Sensory Experience Contest

A recipe entered by the Chilean Fresh Fruit Association won top honors at the Produce Marketing Association’s Sensory Experience Contest at this year’s PMA … Continue reading

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Stonyfield Strays from Greek Yogurt

Petite Crème is the latest launch from Stonyfield. Modeled after fromage blanc, a sweet, fresh cheese that is popular in France and eaten like … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Charities Fight Against Blood Cancers

Stater Bros. Charities and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) concluded another successful “Light The Night” fundraising campaign in support of LLS’ mission to … Continue reading

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GoPicnic Launches New Line of Ready-To-Eat Snack Kits

GoPicnic has debuted a line of six snack kits under 300 calories each, company officials announce. The new line of better-for-you snacks is designed … Continue reading

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Procacci Brothers Hosts Cameroonian Students for Produce Market Tour

Procacci Brothers Sales Corporation hosted a class of 24 university students from the central African nation of Cameroon on July 18 for a tour … Continue reading

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Craft Beer Sales Surge

New research from Mintel suggests that while craft beer drinkers may indeed love the big, bold flavors of their favorite artisanal brew, they also … Continue reading

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Income Does Not Determine Shoppers’ Private Label Preference

An ongoing shopper behavior study conducted by The Integer Group and M/A/R/C Research shows that while income groups differ a bit on their perception … Continue reading

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Consumers Clearly Prefer Shopping in Stores

A key finding from the A.T. Kearney Omnichannel Shopping Preferences Study is that although digital retailing is capturing headlines and inspiring spirited debate as retailers … Continue reading

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Snowdonia Cheese Co. Unveiled to US Market

This summer Snowdonia Cheese Company, launched its range of Welsh cheeses to consumers in the U.S. market. Through an exclusive partnership, Atalanta Corporation will … Continue reading

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New Method Packaging Introduces First Full Line Catalog

New Method Packaging announces its first full-line catalog, with 20 full-color pages detailing the company’s food packaging products for commercial bakeries and pizzerias. Among … Continue reading

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PMA Annual Foodservice Conference Sets Five New Records

It was a record-breaking year at Produce Marketing Association’s 33rd annual Foodservice Conference. The event kicked off this past weekend with networking, educational programming, … Continue reading

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Deadliest Catch Captain Becomes Ambassador for Seafood Nutrition Partnership

Captain Keith Colburn, one of the stars of the hit television series Deadliest Catch on Discovery Channel, has become an Ambassador for the nonprofit … Continue reading

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Heineken Unveils “Savor Your Summer”

Savor your Summer activation at retail and on-premise features media support, a mobile consumer engagement platform with occasion relevant daily prizes awarded and special … Continue reading

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National Mango Board Appeals to the Processed Mango Industry

The National Mango Board (NMB) will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 4 p.m. EDT for a closer look … Continue reading

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ZONE 8 Beverages Launches Better-for-you Tea and Juice Blends

Leveraging history, heritage and family recipes to deliver authentic flavor profiles, Zone 8 Beverages was is launching a line of better-for-you tea and juice … Continue reading

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Sunlight Intl is On the Road With Pretty Lady

Sunlight International will be traveling North-bound, on Highway 99 with its Pretty Lady for the Summer POS campaign and Green Emerald seedless grapes. Their … Continue reading

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