Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

Bistro Bites Mini Pizzas from The Gluten Free Bistro

For those looking for a gluten-free snack are in luck. The Gluten Free Bistro has launched Bistro Bites Mini Pizzas. Available in Margherita and … Continue reading

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BARO North America to Open New Showroom

BARO North America has announced the upcoming grand opening of a new supermarket lighting design showroom at their headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. BARO … Continue reading

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PMA Comments on Proposed Food Safety Rules

Bryan Silbermann, president and CEO of Produce Marketing Association, today issued the following statement in response to the release of the U.S. Food and … Continue reading

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United Fresh Begins Review of Proposed Food Safety Rules for Produce

With the FDA’s release of its proposed Produce Safety rule and Preventive Controls for Human Food rule under the Food Safety and Modernization Act … Continue reading

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Weis Markets Starts New Price Freeze Program

Weis Markets announced the launch of its 10th round of price freezes, effective in all 163 store locations. More than 2,000 products have been … Continue reading

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A&P Launches the Great Atlantic Seafood Market

The Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, Inc. today announced that it has launched a new line of seafood as part of its rebranded … Continue reading

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Harris Teeter Donates to Schools Through Together in Education

Harris Teeter Together in Education (TIE) donated $259,809.16 to participating TIE schools during the first of three payouts of the 2012/2013 school year, raising … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Snacks Introduces Two New Flavors

Mediterranean Snacks, maker of nutritious legume-based snacks like Baked Lentil Chips, Lentil Crackers and garbanzo-based HummuZ crispz, announced new flavors of both Baked Lentil … Continue reading

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NCA Opens 2013 Sweets & Snacks Expo Registration

Registration has opened for the 2013 Sweets & Snacks Expo, to be held May 21-23, 2013, at Chicago’s McCormick Place. Sponsored by the National … Continue reading

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Hormel Foods to Acquire Skippy Peanut Butter Line

Hormel Foods Corporation announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Skippy peanut butter business from Unilever United States Inc., of … Continue reading

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Coborn’s Continues North Dakota Expansion

Coborn’s announced that it has acquired Mike’s Super Valu in Watford City, ND. The store has served the community under the leadership of local … Continue reading

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Whole Foods Market Offers Plant-based Product Line

To meet growing consumer demand for healthier choices, Whole Foods Market is introducing Engine 2 Plant-Strong products, a new line of plant-based, minimally processed … Continue reading

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Tools of the healthy cooking trade

As shoppers strive to eat healthier, they also need to stock up on all types of gadgets to help them make the most of … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 01 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Food Forum: An 8-step plan to refresh your store

From painting walls to introducing new décor and signage, here are some things that retailers can do right now to improve sales. By Norbert … Continue reading

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Food Forum: The true price of recalls

It can cost millions to pull a product off the shelves, not to mention the damage to the brand’s image and lost sales. Recall … Continue reading

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ShopRite Kicks-Off Can Can Sale

ShopRite’s famous annual Can Can Sale, begins Thursday, January 3rd and will run through Saturday, January 19th. This year marks the legendary sale’s forty-second … Continue reading

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MilkPEP Kicks Off 2013 with Milk’s Breakfast Blitz

The Milk Processor Education Program (MilkPEP) is kicking off 2013 with its first-ever Big Game national retail display contest. It will offer cash prizes to … Continue reading

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USDA Issues Final Rule for Animal Disease Traceability

USDA has announced a final rule establishing general regulations for improving the traceability of U.S. livestock moving interstate. The rule calls for livestock moved … Continue reading

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CPG Manufacturers and Retailers Discover Key Trends and Strategies to Activate Growth at 2013 SymphonyIRI Group Summit

Understanding the current and future trends shaping the CPG and retail space and translating those insights into new and innovative growth strategies is the … Continue reading

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Roth Cheese Debuts with New Products, Promotion, Ads and Packaging

Roth Cheese is kicking off 2013 with the introduction of a full line of American original and international style cheeses in distinctive new packaging. … Continue reading

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Retail Chefs Wow in ASMI Challenge

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) is delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Alaska Seafood Prepared Foods Challenge. Designed to celebrate both … Continue reading

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RPE Donates 40,000 Pounds of Potatoes

Milwaukee television station TODAY’S TMJ4 and Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin teamed up on Tuesday in an effort to provide one million meals to those … Continue reading

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Cargill Beef will Sponsor NASCAR’s 2013 Nationwide Series

When the 2013 NASCAR racing season begins in February at Daytona Beach, Fla., it will mark the fourth consecutive year Cargill Beef is supporting … Continue reading

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Utah State University Aggies Take Home The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Trophy

“The Famous Idaho Potato Bowl belongs to the Aggies” said Coach Gary Andersen as he accepted the trophy, a crystal bowl loaded with Idaho … Continue reading

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Natural Products Association MarketPlace Tradeshow Suspended in 2013

New Hope Natural Media will suspend the Natural Products Association MarketPlace tradeshow scheduled to be held in Las Vegas in June 2013. The decision … Continue reading

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