Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

NGA Requests Extension on FSIS Meat-Grinding Rule

The National Grocers Association (NGA), along with the American Meat Institute and the North American Meat Association, sent a letter to the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

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Cascades Announces Strategic Expansion

Cascades announces the installation of a new tissue converting facility in Wagram, North Carolina. This investment will reorganize and expand the Company’s converting activities in … Continue reading

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Oscar Mayer Ventures into Classic Italian Sandwich

The Oscar Mayer team is introducing  a line of deli meats, Old World Style,  just in time for back-to-school season. With the average American eating 25% … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Announces Fresh Fan Fuel Social Media Promotion

Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. will host the “Fresh Fan Fuel” social media promotion to encourage healthy and fresh choices for fall games and … Continue reading

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USDA Raises Awareness for Citrus Health

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) launched a Save Our Citrus, Move It AND Lose It campaign to raise awareness in citrus-producing states … Continue reading

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Saratoga Chips Achieves Triple-Digit Growth

Saratoga Chips has achieved announced significant growth since new owners purchased the company in the summer of 2013. Saratoga Chips sales have grown by … Continue reading

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TransFresh Announces Tectrol Storage Solution for Fresh Blueberries

TransFresh Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chiquita Brands, announced that its flagship technology, Tectrol Modified Atmosphere Packaging Systems. Recognized worldwide for delivering an added level of … Continue reading

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Contest Winners Share Love of Georgia Peaches

Georgia Peach fans shared their love for Georgia Peaches by entering two social media contests. As part of a “Pin it to Win it” … Continue reading

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Stemilt Introduces Rushing Rivers as Its New Pear Label

Stemilt is answering consumers’ demands to know where their food comes from with a new label for its pears. The Rushing Rivers label highlights the company’s … Continue reading

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Boomchickapop is Hittin’ the Road

Angie’s Boomchickapop is sending its Boom Tour team on the road. They will travel in a tricked-out, popcorn loaded van that they have affectionately … Continue reading

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National Kale Day Grows from Grassroots Effort

Kale continues to make starring appearances on menus, farmers markets and retail shelves, and now a grassroots effort has put the spotlight on kale for … Continue reading

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Dos Equis Reveals its 2014 Most Interesting Masquerade Program

Dos Equis is unmasking the details of its most interesting Masquerade program set to hit retail and on-premise accounts from September 15through October 31. … Continue reading

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Food Flavor Trends Emphasize Fresh, Fast and Healthy

Key trends and opportunities within the U.S. market for flavors center on ever-changing consumer preferences and recent ongoing and anticipated advances in food flavor … Continue reading

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Big Lots Expands Food Line-up

Big Lots announced that it has rolled out a new look for its food department with expanded food selections in all of its 1,491 … Continue reading

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PAC Launches Retail-Focused Radio Campaigns

This summer, the Peruvian Avocado Commission (PAC) launched its first multi-faceted marketing program and its unique radio strategy is proving itself on every level. … Continue reading

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The National Mango Board to Host Mango Ripening Webinar

The National Mango Board (NMB) will be hosting a free Mango Ripening Webinar on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 4 p.m. EDT for a … Continue reading

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J.P. Wiser’s Whisky and ESPN Fantasy Football Share Gameplan

As preseason football heats up, North American Whisky brand J.P. Wiser’s announced it is the Official Spirits Sponsor of ESPN Fantasy Football for the … Continue reading

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Newcastle Brown Ale Celebrates Musicians Behind the Bar

Concerts and beer go together like rock and roll. To celebrate the natural camaraderie between musicians and bartenders, Newcastle Brown Ale is presenting a … Continue reading

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Pillsbury Launches Artisan Bread Mixes

Pillsbury is making mealtime easier than ever with the addition of three Artisan Bread Mixes. In just 40 minutes or less, consumers can bake … Continue reading

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Newcastle Werewolf Blood-Red Ale to Haunt Stores Again

Newcastle is resurrecting its popular Werewolf Blood-Red Ale. Like the nocturnal man-beast that serves as its namesake, Newcastle Werewolf has something of a split personality. … Continue reading

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The Fresh Food Industry’s Leading Brands Join Forces

Tour de Fresh, a collaborative event to bring together fresh produce brands, industry influencers and their bicycles, is ‘gearing up’ their fundraising efforts in … Continue reading

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The Quaker Oats Company Supporting Teachers and Classrooms in Need

Teachers spend more than $1 billion a year stocking their own classrooms, and they are buying more than just school supplies. In fact, three in … Continue reading

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GMA Report Highlights Industry Leadership on Environmental Sustainability

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) released a report that spotlights progress and achievements by food, beverage and consumer products companies as they work to … Continue reading

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Working Women Making Grocery Purchasing Decisions at Work

One trip to the grocery store is never enough. WorkPlace Impact found in a recent survey that working women are making frequent trips to grocery stores … Continue reading

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Fresh Solutions Launches Side Delights Brand

Fresh Solutions Network announced the Side Delights brand as a new full-line player in the fresh potato category. As a result, Fresh Solutions Network … Continue reading

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