Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Celebrate Fruits & Veggies with PBH this September

September and Fruits & Veggies—More Matters month is just around the corner and Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) is celebrating with a ‘Fuel … Continue reading

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Blount Fine Foods Launches Namesake Organic Soups

Blount Fine Foods has debuted a namesake line of soups. Sold under the Blount brand, the line of 16-ounce organic soups represents not only … Continue reading

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Millennials Primed to Influence Breakfast Segment

The latest Incredible Breakfast Trends from the American Egg Board chronicle Millennials, Daypart blurring and Creativity, exploring their effects on morning fare. Here’s what’s … Continue reading

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More Than Half of Consumers Are Alone When Eating

Consumption behaviors in the U.S. have become less household-oriented and more individualized than previous generations, and now over 50 percent of eating and beverage … Continue reading

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Mr. Cheese O’s Rolls Out Cheese Snack

Mr. Cheese O’s is entering the $80 billion sweet and salty snack category with its crunchy cheese snacks. Made by Sonoma Creamery, the hormone … Continue reading

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Protein2o Splashes into New Markets

Following its entrance into Hy-Vee locations, Protein2o is expanding into Mariano’s Fresh Markets. The line of low-calorie waters enhanced with 15g of protein and … Continue reading

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Americas Food and Beverage Show Launches Social Media Campaign

World Trade Center Miami launches its 2014 social media campaign for the Americas Food and Beverage Show with a special free registration code to … Continue reading

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Nestlé Pure Life Debuts Exotics Sparkling Water

Nestlé Pure Life expanded its product portfolio with Nestlé Pure Life Exotics Sparkling Water, a line of unsweetened sparkling water with unique, bold and … Continue reading

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Hussmann Freedom Line Narrow Footprint Reach-In

Hussmann introduces the Freedom Line Narrow Footprint Reach-In Case designed specifically to answer the needs of small format stores. Available for both low (model … Continue reading

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Baloian Farms Took Home People’s Choice Award

Baloian Farms was named the winner of the People’s Choice Award at the 4th Annual Fresno Food Expo for their squash with seasoning kits. … Continue reading

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U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council Launches Redesigned Website

Consumer interests and industry needs were the driving forces behind the U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council’s (USHBC) recent website overhaul and launch. A fresh design, … Continue reading

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Duda Farm Fresh Foods Wins Chef Demo Competition

Duda Farm Fresh Foods won the chef demo competition at the PMA Foodservice Conference with a recipe that featured the company’s value-added fresh celery … Continue reading

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PBH Wraps Up Colors of Summer Contest

Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) wrapped up the Colors of Summer consumer contest this week on the Fruits & Veggies—More Matters Facebook page. … Continue reading

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Oscar Mayer Gives Consumers Another Reason to Love Bacon

Oscar Mayer introduces an innovation from the Oscar Mayer Institute for the Advancement of Bacon (OMIFAB): Bacon Jerky. OMIFAB is dedicated to unlocking bacon’s … Continue reading

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LoBue Citrus Turns 80

LoBue Citrus, a full-service grower, packer and shipper of California and import citrus, is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year. LoBue Citrus started with … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids Launches PowerYourLunchbox.com

The new Power Your Lunchbox Pledge by Produce for Kids, launching August 11 and running through September 15, encourages parents to pack healthier lunchboxes … Continue reading

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Sunrain Varieties Announces Land Investment

Sunrain Varieties, known for their innovation, expertise and dedication to fresh potato seed development, has purchased a 1,600-acre farm located in the Victor-Driggs, Idaho … Continue reading

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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

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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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