Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Star Ranch Angus Beef Launches Ground Beef

A new product from a familiar beef brand is bringing something fresh to the retail meat case: branded ground beef. Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., … Continue reading

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WP Rawl Announces First Ever Katie’s Camp

This summer, WP Rawl will host a three-day camp for twelve Katie’s Krops grant recipients from all across the country at WP Rawl’s headquarters … Continue reading

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Something for Everyone at Blue Bunny

Chocolate lovers have something to smile about. Wells Blue Bunny has launched two new ice cream bars in partnership with Cadbury. Royal Dark made … Continue reading

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Organic Industry Honors Businesses with Responsible Packaging Awards

The Responsible Packaging Project announced the winners of the 2012 Responsible Packaging Awards at the Organicology Conference on Friday, February 8th. The annual awards … Continue reading

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Faribault Foods Wins the “Minnesota’s Own” Silver Plate Award

The Minnesota Grocers Association (MGA) has completed its 2012 “Minnesota’s Own” annual campaign to fight hunger in Minnesota. Faribault Foods has been recognized for … Continue reading

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Anheuser-Busch InBev and Constellation Brands Announce Revised Agreement for Complete Divestiture of U.S. Business of Grupo Modelo

Anheuser-Busch InBev and Constellation Brands announced a revised agreement that establishes Crown Imports as the #3 producer and marketer of beer in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Hispanic Men Present Opportunities for Marketers—Mintel

While the Hispanic population is growing at a fast pace in the US – and with them their purchasing power – it seems in … Continue reading

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2013 NGA Show Closes with Record Attendance Numbers

The National Grocers Association’s  2013 NGA Show has come to a close, having once again expanded its offerings to further its reputation as the … Continue reading

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Velvet Ice Cream Unveils a Brand New Look

Velvet Ice Cream lovers will soon see a brand new look on their favorite ice cream.  Velvet has redesigned its ice cream packaging, which … Continue reading

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PMA issues call for 2013 Fresh Summit speakers

The Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Fresh Summit Committee is currently accepting applications for the 2013 Fresh Summit educational program. The committee is seeking future-focused … Continue reading

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Heineken USA ‘Beers of Mexico’ Offers a Taste of Mexico

Heineken USA is gearing up for this summer’s celebrations by expanding distribution of its popular Beers of Mexico variety packs. Now available in 12 … Continue reading

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Brookshire Grocery Co. Joins EPA’s GreenChill Partnership

Brookshire Grocery Co. recently became one of a select number of grocery retailers nationwide to join the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s GreenChill partnership. By … Continue reading

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Harvard Hosts Conference on Food Labeling

The Harvard Law School Food Law Society is hosting its second food policy conference, and the first law school-hosted conference dedicated to examining the issue of … Continue reading

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Supermarket Delis Supply Value and Meals for Busy Shoppers

Service delis are saving the day – and often the evening – for time-strapped consumers searching for convenient meals and snacks, according to What’s … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Raises More than $1.5 Million for the Hungry

Throughout the months of November and December 2012, all 167 Stater Bros. Supermarkets, in conjunction with the company’s charitable arm Stater Bros. Charities, “harvested … Continue reading

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NGA Launches Technology Resources for Independent Grocers

The National Grocers Association (NGA) kicked off the 2013 NGA Show with an Opening General Session highlighting the organization’s achievements, as well as the … Continue reading

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IPC Launches Recipe Contest

In celebration of American Heart Month, the Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) launched the Heart Smart Recipe Contest with fitness guru Denise Austin and the … Continue reading

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Sixth Annual National Retail Beef Backer Award Winners Announced

Broulim’s Fresh Foods, Redner’s Warehouse Markets, Harris Teeter and Tops Friendly Markets were announced the National Retail Beef Backer Award winners today at the … Continue reading

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CPMA’s 2013 Trade Show may be largest one yet

The Canadian Produce Marketing Association’s (CPMA) Annual Convention & Trade Show will descend upon the Direct Energy Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, April 17-19, … Continue reading

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Stop & Shop Customers Raise $1.8 Million through Annual Food for Friends Program

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company announced the success of its 23rd annual Food for Friends program, which raised $1.8 million by the end … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Hosts New Jersey Healthy School Lunch Event

Last month Ready Pac hosted a Salad Day at Osage Elementary School in Voorhees County, New Jersey. The event helped raise awareness of New … Continue reading

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D’Agostino Supermarkets Help Feed Homebound Elderly This Winter

Throughout February 2013, shoppers at D’Agostino Supermarkets, the New York based supermarket chain, are being asked to donate their spare change to help feed … Continue reading

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National Mango Board to Host Mango Food Safety Conference

The National Mango Board (NMB) will be hosting their inaugural Mango Food Safety Conference on Wednesday, Mar. 6, 2013, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 … Continue reading

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Tasteful Selections Announces Winners of the Simply Amazing Sweepstakes

Tasteful Selections baby specialty potatoes is pleased to announce Michael Cuchinelli of Cankton, La. as the winner of the $2,500 cash grand prize in … Continue reading

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U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council Teams Up With Biggest Loser Host

The U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council (USHBC) today announced it has teamed up this year with Alison Sweeney, host of NBC’s The Biggest Loser, to … Continue reading

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