Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Non-GMO Trumps Organic in 2014 Market LOHAS MamboTrack Survey

Non-GMO topped organic as a driving factor in brand choice in the 2014 Market LOHAS (Lifestyle Of Health And Sustainability) Mambo Sprouts Marketing Annual … Continue reading

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National Restaurant Association Announces 2014 FABI Award Recipients

The National Restaurant Association announced the recipients of the Food and Beverage Innovations (FABI) Awards, which recognize progressive food and beverage innovations that will make … Continue reading

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Sahale Snacks Mixes Up The Snack Routine with New Products

Adding to its existing line of gluten-free nut blends, Sahale Snacks is launching a new line of Nut + Fruit Mixes at Natural Products Expo West, … Continue reading

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Florida Strawberry Grower Wish Farms Releases Children’s Book

Wish Farms announced the launch of their first children’s book, Misty the Garden Pixie, which is available for purchase on their website and on sale … Continue reading

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Alto-Shaam Receives Kitchen Innovation Award

Alto-Shaam has gained a Kitchen Innovations Award from the National Restaurant Association. The award, to be presented at the upcoming NRA show later this … Continue reading

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KIKU Apple Biathlete Sponsee Takes Olympic Bronze

KIKU brand apple sponsored biathlete, Dominik Windisch, took home a bronze medal at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. The mixed relay team … Continue reading

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C.H. Robinson Earns John Deere Recognition

C.H. Robinson has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2013 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. This is the second year in … Continue reading

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Carl Buddig & Co Awards $50,000

Carl Buddig & Co. and Old Wisconsin awarded the winners of its Dream Big Giveaway. Mary Lu Marr, a grandmother of six from Dublin, … Continue reading

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Michigan Grocers Association Elects Officers

Michigan Grocers Association (MGA) announces that the Board of Directors elected the following officers. “These leaders bring to MGA great experience, energy, and the … Continue reading

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Smartfood Delight Popcorn Offers 35-Calorie Snack

Smartfood brand introduces Smartfood Delight popcorn, a reduced-fat popcorn for health-conscious consumers looking for smarter snacking options. Available in Sea Salt and White Cheddar … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Produce Expands its Tomato and Vegetable Program

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. announced that one of its North America subsidiaries acquired approximately 2,620 acres of agricultural production land located Northwest of … Continue reading

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San-J’s Updates All-Natural Instant Soups

San-J has announced two important changes to its instant White Miso and Wakame Soups: the soups now feature a redesigned package and are made with … Continue reading

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FreshDirect Welcomes Jodi Kahn as Chief Consumer Officer

FreshDirect announced that it has named Jodi Kahn Chief Consumer Officer. In this role, Kahn will be charged with transforming all consumer-facing marketing, including … Continue reading

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Bumble Bee Foods to Deliver Sashimi-quality Frozen Tuna

North America seafood company Bumble Bee Foods has announced a partnership with tuna catcher and processor, Sapmer. The partnership will result in Bumble Bee … Continue reading

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Facts Up Front Launches Consumer Education Campaign to Drive Awareness and Increase Nutrition Knowledge

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) unveiled its national consumer education campaign to bolster awareness and understanding of Facts … Continue reading

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Gourmet Trading Company Working with FoodLink

FoodLink announced that Gourmet Trading Company, the largest distributor of fresh asparagus in North America, will implement the company’s produce traceability (PTI) solution on … Continue reading

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Weis Markets Welcomes Chief Operating Officer

Weis Markets today announced the promotion of Kurt Schertle to Chief Operating Officer (COO). Prior to his promotion, Mr. Schertle was the company’s executive … Continue reading

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Got Milk? is Here to Stay

Following widespread reports that the “got milk?” slogan has been shelved, the California Milk Processor Board (CMPB), its creator, wants to remind us all … Continue reading

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Toufayan Bakeries Announces New Brand Packaging

Toufayan Bakeries will roll out new packaging beginning this spring. As part of a branding and marketing initiative launched mid-2013, Toufayan introduced a new … Continue reading

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Market Street Treats Guests With Signature Specialty Cakes

To accommodate guests with a sweet tooth, Market Street has announced a line of signature specialty cakes topped with fresh fruit and a line … Continue reading

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USA Onions and IPC Showcase at First Idaho Culinary Celebration in Chicago

USA Onions/Idaho-Eastern Oregon Onion Committee and the Idaho Potato Commission, along with the Idaho State Department of Agriculture (ISDA), hosted a series of culinary … Continue reading

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The Fresh Market Introduces Verlasso Salmon

At The Fresh Market stores across the United States, sustainability-minded seafood lovers can now choose harmoniously raised Verlasso salmon in the seafood case. “Verlasso … Continue reading

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Bud Light Lime Expands Ritas Franchise

The Bud Light Lime Ritas franchise is doubling. The brand is introducing two permanent flavors – Mang-O-Rita and Raz-Ber-Rita – as the third and … Continue reading

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Dole Partners with Meijer to Donate Salad Bars to Midwest Schools

Dole Food Company and Meijer have partnered to donate salad bars to five public schools in Detroit, Cincinnati and South Bend, Ind. These self-serve … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids Announces Digital Back-to-School Program

The Produce for Kids reception announced an innovative digital marketing program taking place this fall at Southeast Produce Council’s annual Southern Exposure event. The … Continue reading

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