Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Purple Stuff Adds Cherry-Cola Flavor

Funktional Beverages is expanding its line of Purple Stuff. The company’s latest beverage addition to the ‘relaxation category’ is a Cherry Cola that is … Continue reading

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FMI Connect 2014

Thousands of supermarket executives, retail buyers, consultants and other industry officials descended upon Chicago for the FMI/United Fresh/Inter-Bev convention. Continue reading

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IRI Report Finds “Golden Opportunity” with Boomers and Seniors

Accounting for more than 50 percent of CPG spending, the baby boomer/senior market spent more than $200 billion across shopping channels in the last … Continue reading

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Domex Superfresh Growers Sets Their Sights on Washington State Apple Crop

Summer has just begun and there is still more planning and preparation needed to ready the new crop of Washington apples for the fall … Continue reading

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Mann Packing Introduces Snap Pea Sensations Kits

Mann Packing is launching Snap Pea Sensations – a proprietary vegetable kit developed in response to the popularity of complete kits, and the expediential … Continue reading

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Kalettes to Sprout Up in the Produce Aisle this Fall

This fall will bring the arrival of produce’s newest innovation: adorable and versatile Kalettes ­— the green and purple offspring of brussels sprout and … Continue reading

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Hiland Dairy Announces New Products for Summer 2014

Hiland Dairy has announced that it is bringing several new products to store shelves this summer, including multiple varieties and sizes of Greek yogurt … Continue reading

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King & Prince Seafood Launch Sensations Products

King & Prince Seafood announces the addition of three products to the company’s Sensations product line: Jumbo Crab Sensations, Scallop Sensations, and Shrimp Sensations.  … Continue reading

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Pure Flavor’s Support for Healthier Living Earns Awards

In an effort to promote healthy living, Pure Flavor sponsored the Leamington Triathlon and Kids of Steel Triathlon this past weekend. This sponsorship is an … Continue reading

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National Mango Board Mango Bin Program: Back for Another Year

The National Mango Board (NMB) Mango Bin Program is back by popular demand.  In 2013, the NMB introduced high graphic, freestanding mango display bins … Continue reading

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Avocados from Peru Celebrates 4th of July with Monumental Marketing Blitz

The summer’s most celebrated holiday is getting a monumental salute from the Peruvian Avocado Commission (PAC), officials say. A line up of in-store demos, tagged radio … Continue reading

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New GS1 US Initiative Aims to Address Supply Chain and Regulatory Challenges

A new Retail Grocery Initiative facilitated by GS1 US aims to address industry challenges with broad adoption and implementation of GS1 Standards, the most widely used … Continue reading

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New Survey Finds Pet Parents Are Seeking Whole Pet Health Solutions at Grocery

Grocery aisles are filled with all sorts of premium options, from gluten-free products to natural and specialty foods. But pet parents who want those … Continue reading

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United Fresh and NACS Announce Partnership

United Fresh Produce Association and the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) have announced a new partnership to significantly increase the sales of fresh … Continue reading

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In With the Old: Chia Seeds and Prickly Pears Find New Life as Ancient Superfoods

The rediscovery of ancient foods like quinoa has now opened the door for other forgotten plants to go global. The prickly pear cactus and … Continue reading

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NJ Peach Buyers Guide Now Available

The 2014 edition of the New Jersey Peach Buyers Guide is now available from the New Jersey Peach Promotion Council. This year’s guide is … Continue reading

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GMDC Introduces Its New Website

The Global Market Development Center (GMDC) has completely revamped its public facing website www.gmdc.org, to add more responsive features, modern designs and user-friendly aspects … Continue reading

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Dannon Brings a Fresh Twist to Classic Desserts with New Dannon Creamery

The Dannon Company has announced the introduction of Dannon Creamery, a brand of pudding- and cheesecake-inspired dairy desserts, giving consumers a new indulgent dairy … Continue reading

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Happy Family Shakes Things Up With New Nutrition Shakes For Kids

Happy Family, the premium organic baby and toddler food brand, has announced the launch of Happy Child Super Nutrition Shakes, a chocolate and vanilla flavored … Continue reading

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Combos Brand Introduces New Party Bag Size Just In Time For Summer Fun

Mars Chocolate North America introduced the new Combos Party Bag, just in time for summer gatherings. The larger, 15-ounce bag is designed for consumers … Continue reading

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Report Reveals Health & Wellness Remains Top Marketplace Priority

Acosta Sales & Marketing, a full-service sales and marketing agency in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry, released Health & Wellness 360°, a comprehensive report dedicated … Continue reading

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Garden Lites Debuts New Packaging for Veggie-Rich Muffins and Soufflés

Garden Lites, “The Delicious Vegetable Company,” is debuting a new look just in time for back to school that will include an updated logo … Continue reading

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Bob’s Red Mill Launches Its Gluten Free 1-to-1 Baking Flour

Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods has announced the availability of a new gluten-free flour that converts any conventional recipe to a gluten-free one. The new product, … Continue reading

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More Massive Mobile Peanuts To Hit The Road With Mr. Peanut

The iconic Mr. Peanut updated his wardrobe last year. This year he is updating his wheels.  Mr. Peanut is riding in style like never before as Planters, the American … Continue reading

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“Do Some Good With Hood” and Support The Great American Milk Drive

HP Hood, the New England-based dairy brand has announced its “Do Some Good With Hood” program in support of The Great American Milk Drive, … Continue reading

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