Author Archives: Grocery Headquarters

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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Grimmway Farms Tweeting its Way to the Top

A number one trend on Twitter is just one of the many success stories that Grimmway Farms has to celebrate thanks to their partnership … Continue reading

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Green is on-the-go

Greenware On-The-Go Boxes are made from plants, not oil. Available in three styles with one flat lid that fits all, Greenware On-The-Go Boxes are … Continue reading

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FirstFruits Marketing to launch Take a Bite Out of Hunger 2013

FirstFruits Marketing is launching its third-annual Take a Bite Out of Hunger program at select retailers. FirstFruits Marketing created Take a Bite Out of … Continue reading

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MSNBC’s Morning Joe Duo to Speak at United Fresh 2013

Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, co-hosts of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, will deliver their signature off-the-cuff commentary at the Thursday General Session of United Fresh … Continue reading

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Campbell and Chef Antonia Lofaso Inspire Women to Take Better Care of Their Hearts

Now in its seventh year as a proud sponsor of the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women movement, Campbell Soup Company is partnering … Continue reading

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Newcastle Re-Releases Founders’ Ale

Newcastle Brown Ale has re-released its Limited Edition brew, Founders’ Ale. Available nationwide from February through April 2013, Newcastle Founders’ Ale is a classic … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids Campaign to Benefit Health & Wellness Classroom Projects

Last fall, Produce for Kids teamed up with Ahold’s GIANT and Martin’s Food Stores, Giant Landover and Stop & Shop divisions; Meijer Stores; Publix … Continue reading

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Dos Equis Celebrates the Season Of Cinco De Mayo

This spring, Dos Equis is extending the season of Cinco de Mayo with a 5-week program that includes exclusive content and inspiration taken from … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to the Beer Can

The Beer Institute, the trade association representing America’s brewers, importers and suppliers, recently celebrated the 78th anniversary of canned beer, first introduced by the … Continue reading

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MIKE AND IKE Welcome Back Retro Flavors

Just Born, the makers of MIKE AND IKE  announce the limited return of MIKE AND IKE CHERRI AND BUBB and MIKE AND IKE LEM … Continue reading

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Mariano’s Fresh Market

Check out photos from Roundy’s Mariano’s Fresh Market, GHQ’s Independent Retailer of the Year. Continue reading

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Save Mart Supermarkets, American Heart Association Aim to Beat Heart Disease Among Women

Save Mart Supermarkets, in collaboration with the American Heart Association (AHA) and its Go Red For Women movement, has committed to raising more than … Continue reading

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Food Lion and Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem Commemorate New Exhibit

Food Lion customers and visitors will have their first opportunity this weekend to experience a new, interactive exhibit to give children a hands-on experience … Continue reading

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USA Onions supports the American Heart Association

USA Onions (the Idaho-E. Oregon Onion Committee) is encouraging retailers, Facebook friends, buyers, and consumers to join us as we raise awareness and funds … Continue reading

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Food Forum: Going with the flow

The industry continues to trend toward fresh, yet some grocers seem reticentto embrace the technology that would allow them to really profit. By Jeff … Continue reading

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Finding value in Supervalu

The sale of Supervalu may start a trend that leads the grocery industry to better health. By Barrie Dawson Ten days into the new … Continue reading

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Sales Review: Onions and Garlic

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PMA Foundation to premier Women’s Fresh Perspectives Conference April 21-23

Women currently represent only 15 percent of senior management roles in all industries, despite studies consistently demonstrating how more women in leadership measurably fuel … Continue reading

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Acosta Sales & Marketing Acquires Firebird Foods

Acosta Sales & Marketing, a leading full-service sales and marketing agency in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry, has announced the acquisition of Firebird … Continue reading

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