Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

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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Sales Review: Grapes

Posted in 2014 10 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

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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Pernod Ricard USA Reveals 2014 Holiday Gift Pack Lineup

Pernod Ricard USA announced its holiday 2014 value added pack (VAP) line up designed to help retailers decorate their stores and drive incremental sales … Continue reading

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Sanders Launches New Super Premium Ice Cream Line

Sanders announced that its new super-premium ice cream cartons are available in their retail ice cream and chocolate shops in Michigan with plans in … Continue reading

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Nominations Sought for Specialty Food Leadership Awards

The Specialty Food Association is seeking nominations for its 2015 Leadership Awards. The awards honor members of the Association who are leaders in the … Continue reading

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Food Forum: The in-store experience revealed

What are shoppers looking for in a grocery store? Hint: A clean store will go a long way. By Giovanni DeMeo Shoppers today have … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 10 Article Archives, Columns

Getting back in the fold

Manufacturers are hoping value-added products can drive laundry detergent sales.  By Libby Basile The growing trend toward sustainability continues to affect the fabric care … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 10 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Food Forum: Free as a bird?

California grocers can begin taking steps now to comply with the impending changes in the cage-free egg laws. By Matthew Prescott Come January, all … Continue reading

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Food Forum: The personalization of protein

Consumers are moving beyond meat and seeking alternative protein sources. By Colin Stewart From the 1990s Atkins diet to the South Beach diet, and … Continue reading

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New World Pasta offers busy cooks a helping hand

Two names in the New World Pasta family of brands have introduced new pasta products designed to help lovers of baked pasta create a … Continue reading

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MountainKing Potatoes Rolls Out New Display Units

MountainKing Potatoes has taken another step toward helping retailers boost impulse sales, reduce in-store labor and compliment ad features with new, high-graphic display units. … Continue reading

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Fireman’s Brew Now Distributed in Michigan and at Fresh & Easy

Fireman’s Brew, a Los Angeles-based craft beer company founded by two firefighters, announced a partnership with Great Lakes Wines & Spirits to distribute its … Continue reading

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Atlantic Natural Foods Acquires Loma Linda Brand

Atlantic Natural Foods (ANF) announced the acquisition of the Loma Linda brand of canned shelf stable alternative meat analog products. ANF will also license … Continue reading

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Kraft Goes In Search of America’s Most Passionate Hockey Town

Kraft will celebrate the passion and unity of hockey communities like never before with the launch of Kraft Hockeyville 2015 on both sides of … Continue reading

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Avocados from Mexico Will Unveil “Made With Love” Campaign

Avocados from Mexico (AFM) will be sharing the love at the upcoming 2014 Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) Fresh Summit Exposition in Anaheim, Calif., and … Continue reading

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Convenient, Healthy and Creative/New Are Watchwords in the Branded Refrigerated Meals and Meat Market

Major trends in the category of branded refrigerated meals and meats products are centered on making products more convenient, healthier, and more creative or … Continue reading

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Veggie Patch Teams Up with Celebrity Chef Cindi Avila

Veggie Patch, a brand of healthy vegetable-based snacks and entrees, has teamed up with  vegetarian chef Cindi Avila to serve as the brand spokesperson … Continue reading

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