Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Owning produce safety: Industry’s commitment to public health

The produce industry takes food safety seriously and will use the recent report on foodborne illness to spur additional research and practical applications to … Continue reading

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An International focus for the next edition of Alimentaria

The set-up of its organising committee is a sign of the commitment of the food and drink industry and its leading figures to the … Continue reading

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Target Bringing Fresh Grocery to Stores in Detroit Area

Target announces that fresh grocery is coming to the Detroit area as part of the company’s ongoing effort to remodel stores across the country. … Continue reading

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PMA Commits $100,000 to Support Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools

Produce Marketing Association (PMA), as a member of the National Fruit and Vegetable Alliance (NFVA), has committed $100,000 in support of the Let’s Move … Continue reading

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IGA Retailers Launching Diabetes Campaign

A group of 137 IGA retailers serving communities in the western United States today announced that they have partnered with JDRF, a global charitable … Continue reading

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Big Y Sacks Hunger

In an effort to help the hungry in their communities, Big Y held their 3rd Annual Sack Hunger campaign with a goal of providing … Continue reading

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Newcastle Brown Ale’s “No Bollocks” Campaign

Newcastle Brown Ale, a leading imported ale in the U.S., is kicking the year off in high gear with the next wave of its … Continue reading

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AMI Foundation Offers Worker Safety, Human Resources and the Environment Conference in March

The AMI Foundation is offering an educational conference this March that will address critical worker safety, human resources and environmental issues. The Conference on … Continue reading

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Pemmican Beef Jerky launches online shop

Marfood USA announced today that it has launched an online store to sell its Pemmican Beef Jerky to consumers via the Internet. The new … Continue reading

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Future Leaders Group Breaks Records With Service Project

The 2012 class of the National Fisheries Institute’s (NFI) Future Leaders program has raised more than $15,000 for Sea Share, a charity that works … Continue reading

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Shopper Sentiment Dips to Lowest Point in a Year

As 2012 came to a close, the looming debt ceiling and much talked about “fiscal cliff” certainly did nothing to boost consumer confidence. In … Continue reading

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Stock & Roll portable shelf stocking cart

Ergonomic and elegantly simple, the new Stock & Roll portable shelf stocking cart from Retail Handling Solutions holds case-packed goods and store containers at … Continue reading

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ADS Box Auto-positioning Display System

The ADS Box Auto-positioning Display System from Retail Handling Solutions is a movable cube that automatically maintains a display’s original appearance even as merchandise … Continue reading

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12ntM Sparkling Beverage Develops Small Bottle Size

12NtM (Noon to Midnight) Sparkling Beverages, producer of chef-crafted, sophisticated and all natural beverages is adding the much anticipated single-serve frosted bottle.  The development … Continue reading

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Retail Industry “Rock Star” Signed for Retail Conference

The first of several dynamic General Session speakers has been confirmed for the upcoming 2013 Retail Marketing and Merchandising Conference, sponsored by NARMS, to … Continue reading

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SCS Featured at 2013 Sustainable Foods Summit

SCS Global Services presented expert insights into the increased use of product Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) for food, beverage and other consumer packaged goods … Continue reading

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Consumer Products Industry Expects Sales in Warehouse Club Stores to Outpace Other Retail Channels

Consumer products executives expect their highest growth to come from the warehouse club channel compared with any other retail sales channel over the next … Continue reading

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Price Chopper Raises Food and Money for Check Out Hunger

Price Chopper’s 2012 “Check Out Hunger” campaign raised $24,682.13 and 34,349 pounds of food for 14 local food banks and their affiliated kitchens and … Continue reading

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The Rise of Craft Beer in the U.S.

While the economic downturn has affected consumer spending across many sectors, craft and craft-style beers are defying recessionary trends with an impressive upward trajectory. … Continue reading

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National Pork Board Beats Winter Blah’s with New Promotion

When the winter doldrums set in after the new year, fresh pork can help consumers break their meal-planning boredom. A new retail promotion from … Continue reading

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Campbell Soup Company Named Top Sustainable Corporation

Campbell Soup Company has been named to the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World in a ranking by Corporate Knights, a media … Continue reading

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Hollandia pays tribute to California TV personality

Hollandia Produce makes a tribute to television personality who connected with California produce. Vincent E. Choate, director of marketing for Hollandia, announced the company’s … Continue reading

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Kroger Brightens Up Produce Department with Frieda’s Produce University

The produce experts at The Kroger Company geared up for the winter season by hosting a Frieda’s Produce University Festive Holiday Citrus event on … Continue reading

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Agri Beef Co. Reports Developing Trends for 2013

Agri Beef Co., producer of Northwest beef brands Snake River Farms, Double R Ranch and St. Helens, turned to retail and restaurant customers for … Continue reading

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