Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Cargill turkey brands creates tie with Disney·Pixar’s “BRAVE”

In a first-of-its-type marketing program for Cargill’s Honeysuckle White and Shady Brook Farms turkey brands, the company created a nationwide holiday season promotional tie-in … Continue reading

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Publix Issues Voluntary Recall on Hearts of Romaine

Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for 10-ounce plastic bags of Publix Hearts of Romaine (Chopped Hearts of Romaine) due to the … Continue reading

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Produce Suppliers and Retailers Expand Partnership during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink Ribbon Produce, a unique retail program committed to the fight against breast cancer, will return this October to more than 500 Harris Teeter, … Continue reading

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Kraft Foods On Track To Meet Sodium Reduction Goals

Kraft Foods announced that it is on track to complete a three-year initiative to reduce sodium by an average of 10 percent across its … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU Receives National Awards for Sustainability Achievements

SUPERVALU recently received multiple national honors for its cutting-edge sustainability efforts. First, the company is featured in the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) 2012 “Carbon … Continue reading

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New Apple Variety from FirstFruits of Washington

The intensely sweet and crunchy new apple variety Sweetie, from FirstFruits of Washington, will be making an appearance at retail this September. First planted … Continue reading

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Tyson Fresh Meats Aims to Elevate the Tailgate

When it’s time for diehard football fans to cheer on their favorite teams this fall, Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., the beef and pork subsidiary … Continue reading

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Fresh Express Announces Limited-in-Scope Recall

Fresh Express Incorporated is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of 9-oz. Leafy Green Romaine Salad with the expired use-by date of September 16 as … Continue reading

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Dole Food Company Donates Salad Bars to Monterey Peninsula Schools

Dole Food Company was joined at Foothill Elementary School by representatives from the Monterey Peninsula School District, Monterey Health Department, California Department of Education … Continue reading

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Goya Foods Announces New Headquarters in Jersey City

Goya Foods announced the groundbreaking of Goya’s new sustainable 615,000-square-foot headquarters and regional distribution center in Jersey City. “This marks Goya’s largest expansion in … Continue reading

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Kroger Introduces Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic Brands

The Kroger Co. Family of Stores announced nationwide availability of its new Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic brands. Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic products are free … Continue reading

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Sunlight International is Ready for Halloween

Sunlight International has Halloween all wrapped up with its new box packaging, which holds the company’s stand-up colander bags filled with fresh Harvest Hobgoblin … Continue reading

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NGA Announces New Board of Director Member at Fall Conference

The National Grocers Association (NGA) is pleased to announce that Steve Hall, President of Lowes Foods in Hickory, NC, was appointed to serve on … Continue reading

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iGPS Announces Agreement with Diamond Pet Foods

Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS), provider of the world’s first pallet rental solution featuring lightweight, 100% recyclable plastic pallets with embedded radio frequency identification … Continue reading

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The Safeway Foundation Helps Fight Childhood Obesity

The Safeway Foundation announced today it is giving $2 million to community health programs and hospitals to launch grass-roots projects for the prevention and … Continue reading

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Con-Tech Lighting Introduces LED Tapelight

Con-Tech Lighting is proud to introduce their new LED Tapelight line, available in Standard Output, High Output and RGB. Since performance is not always … Continue reading

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RIF and Buddig Be A Reader Campaign Announce National Fall Book Tour

Since reading and good nutrition go hand-in-hand to support a lifelong love of learning, Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) and Buddig Lunchmeats have teamed up … Continue reading

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Fresh Summit Education Highlights Include “communities of interest”

Attendees of the 2012 Fresh Summit International Convention & Exposition will see key changes to the convention’s educational programming when they gather in California … Continue reading

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Safefruitsandveggies.com Provides Science Based Safety Information For Consumers

A recent Stanford University nutritional comparison study has generated intense consumer interest about the differences between conventionally and organically grown fruits and vegetables. But, … Continue reading

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Nature’s Own Offers a New Unique and Portable Breakfast Option

Nature’s Own introduced Oatmeal Toasters to its line of Special Morning breakfast items, available now at major supermarkets and retail stores in the Southeast, … Continue reading

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African-Americans Still Vital and Growing in the U.S—Nielsen

As the largest racial minority group in the United States, the influence of African-Americans on the nation’s culture is pervasive‬. With a collective buying power … Continue reading

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FPL Food Uses DNA Traceability to Strengthen Food Safety Processes

FPL Food, LLC, a vertically integrated beef processor, based in Augusta, Ga., will add a new level of quality assurance and food safety to … Continue reading

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NGA Kicks Off 30th Anniversary

The National Grocers Association (NGA) launched the beginning of a yearlong celebration at a special reception on Thursday, September 20 at the Fall Conference … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Facility Achieves SQF 2000 Level 3 Certification

Ready Pac Foods’ Irwindale, California facility completed its first Safe Quality Food (SQF) 2000 Level 3 Certification Audit and has attained Level 3 certification, … Continue reading

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Pennsylannia ShopRite Achieves EPA GreenChill Gold Certification

ShopRite announced that its new store in Brodheadsville, PA store has been awarded the GreenChill Gold Certification. This prestigious award, distributed by the Environmental … Continue reading

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