Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Crunch Pak Promotes Frozen

Crunch Pak joins Disney on an offer to promote the Blu-ray release of Disney’s Frozen. Shoppers will be able to save $3 instantly when they purchase … Continue reading

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mpXML Becomes the GS1 US Meat and Poultry Workgroup

The Meat and Poultry Business-to-Business Data Standards Organization, also known as mpXML, has been integrated into the GS1 US Meat and Poultry Workgroup. Former … Continue reading

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VOC Names Grower and Ambassador of the Year

This year the Vidalia Onion Committee (VOC) announced the Grower of the Year and the first-time Ambassador Award during their annual banquet in February. Approximately … Continue reading

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Vidalia Onion Announces 2014 Retail Campaign

The Vidalia Onion Committee (VOC) is launching a new long-term promotional campaign entitled “V is for Vidalia.” Launching April 21, it focuses on promoting the versatility … Continue reading

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Colorado Supreme Court OKs Statewide GMO Labeling Ballot Title

In overturning a challenge by mainstream biotech, pesticide and grocery interests to a statewide GMO labeling ballot initiative, the Colorado State Supreme Court has affirmed the … Continue reading

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Big Y Foods Receives National Recognition for its Support of Youth Success

Big Y Foods is receiving national recognition from the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) for its support of the YMCA of Greater Springfield’s Y-AIM program. … Continue reading

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Consumers Want More Protein in Their Diets

The majority of U.S. consumers (78 percent) agree that protein contributes to a healthy diet and more than half of adults say they want … Continue reading

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Bolthouse Farms is Trending Up with New Yogurt Dressings

Bolthouse Farms has started off the New Year  by expanding their yogurt dressing line to include two new flavors: Cilantro Avocado and Mango Chipotle. These … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Offers Behind-the-Scenes Education

Ready Pac Foods provided a hands-on experience of its Swedesboro, N.J., fresh-cut processing facility to FoodCorps New Jersey, an organization that works to improve … Continue reading

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AirFlo Introduces Banana Merchandising Display

Carlson AirFlo discovered that produce merchandisers are displaying bananas in multiple locations throughout their stores to increase sales and customer convenience. The New AirFlo Banana … Continue reading

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Dole Partners with Celiac Disease Foundation to Promote Awareness

Dole Packaged Foods announced that they are a proud sponsor of Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF), a national nonprofit organization dedicated to driving early diagnosis … Continue reading

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Katie’s Krops to be Featured by Emmy-Award Winning Filmmaker

Katie’s Krops’ founder, Katie Stagliano, is one of three individuals featured in the stunning new documentary directed by Emmy-Award winning filmmaker Jesse Roesler. The … Continue reading

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USA Pears Announces “Pear-fect Season for Green” Pinterest Contest

Green is the color of spring, and the color of the Green Anjou. To herald the change of season and to promote Green Anjous, … Continue reading

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Pink Lady Apples Inspire Consumers to Take a Fit Approach

Pink Lady Brand Apples and Fit Approach, a forum for inspiration, motivation, stories and friendship, announced that they are teaming up to help others achieve … Continue reading

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Seafood Industry Moves Toward Goal for National Public Health Campaign

A major, grassroots initiative proposed to help solve America’s public health crisis is moving closer to becoming a reality, the Seafood Nutrition Partnership (SNP) … Continue reading

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Ian’s Creates Two New Whole-Grain Chicken Entrées

Ian’s, makers of allergy-friendly/gluten-free foods, will debut two new products this April that will show the world that gluten free doesn’t mean grain free, … Continue reading

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Not Your Mother’s Haircare Rolls Out 11 New Products

After announcing that the number of retail locations selling Not Your Mother’s haircare products in the U.S. would double in the first quarter, 2014 … Continue reading

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thinkThin Introduces Lean Protein & Fiber Bars

thinkThin LLC announced the launch of their newest product line, thinkThin Lean Protein & Fiber at Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, Calif. Each bar … Continue reading

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POM Wonderful Launches Family-Friendly 48 oz. Size of 100% Juice Blends

POM Wonderful 100% Pomegranate Juice has launched its three 100% Juice Blends, offered in POM Coconut, POM Mango and POM Hula, in a new … Continue reading

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Dos Equis Introduces Dos-A-Rita

Dos Equis announces the launch of Dos Equis Dos-A-Rita, a Lager Margarita that will hit store this spring. Modeled after the popular cocktail recipe … Continue reading

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Del Monte Foods Joins the Fight Against Childhood Obesity

Del Monte Foods has joined the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA), which works with the private sector and PHA Honorary Chair First Lady … Continue reading

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United Fresh Launches Spring Fresh Impact Tour

United Fresh will kick off its 2014 “Now Boarding for Chicago” Spring Fresh Impact Tour with town halls and member visits in 10 states … Continue reading

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Special Events Featured atSeafood Expo North America/Seafood Processing North America

The 33rd edition of Seafood Expo North America and Seafood Processing America will offer a series a special events to the thousands of seafood … Continue reading

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NCA Industry Awards honor Dean Spangler, Katherine Clark

During its State of the Industry Conference in Miami last week, the National Confectioners Association honored Dean Spangler, chairman of Spangler Candy Company, and … Continue reading

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Fresh Produce Sales Up in 2013

United Fresh Produce Association released the 2013 Year in Review edition of the FreshFacts on Retail report, which examines overall retail trends in produce … Continue reading

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