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Kroger Ratifies Agreement with Central Ohio Union

The Kroger Co. associates working at Kroger stores in Central Ohio have ratified a new labor agreement with UFCW Local 1059. “We are pleased … Continue reading

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Kings Food Markets Debuts Enhanced North Hoboken Store

Kings Food Markets announced the grand reopening of its North Hoboken location, the brand’s Fresh Ideas concept store. An upscale chain with 25 stores … Continue reading

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International Meat Expo to Feature Comprehensive Education Program

Meat and poultry professionals seeking practical solutions, real world insights and proven best practices will benefit from the diverse education opportunities offered January 28 … Continue reading

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NGA Continues Fight for Credit Card Reform

NGA and eight other national associations vowed to continue the fight for credit card reform and oppose the proposed settlement in the case of … Continue reading

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Ruan Earns U.S. EPA 2012 SmartWay Excellence Award

Ruan was honored with a SmartWay Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a true industry leader in freight supply chain … Continue reading

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Giant Eagle Keeps Grocery Bills Down By Locking Up Low Prices

Multi-format food and fuel retailer Giant Eagle, Inc. announced it will help families better manage their grocery budgets by locking low prices through the … Continue reading

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Study Shows Even Small Increase in Fruit and Veggie Consumption can Improve Health

An estimated 20,000 cancers could be prevented if half of all Americans simply increased their consumption of fruits and vegetables by a single serving … Continue reading

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Food Lion Lifts up Holiday Caravan Parade

The Holiday Caravan Inc. announced that Food Lion has agreed to be the presenting sponsor of the Holiday Caravan Parade through 2014. The Holiday … Continue reading

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Growers Supply Announces Fall 2012 Photo Contest

Do you love showing off your Growers Supply products? Think you’re using them in a unique and interesting way? Growers Supply will be holding a … Continue reading

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Del Monte Fresh Produce is Giving Away Banana Halloween Costumes

Del Monte Fresh Produce announced the launch of its Banana Halloween Costume Giveaway. The Facebook sweepstakes began October 8th and ends October 18th. Many … Continue reading

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Black Gold Farms Launches Better with Reds Campaign

Black Gold Farms, is rolling out its Better With Reds retail marketing campaign that continues the promotion of its year-round red potato tablestock program. … Continue reading

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Shoppers take Center Stage in Rumba Meats Recipe of the Month Promotion

As part of the new, integrated, digital marketing strategy for Rumba meats, Cargill is unveiling the brand’s third annual on-pack promotion titled “Recipe of … Continue reading

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Mann Packing Receives Certification as a Women Business Enterprise

Mann Packing Company, one of North America’s leading suppliers of fresh vegetables and fresh-cut vegetables received certification as a Women Business Enterprise through the … Continue reading

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SymphonyIRI’s EconoLink Shopper Segmentation Report Points to Cautious Optimism, Continued Prudent Practices

Just over one quarter of shoppers (27 percent) anticipate they will be financially better off a year from now, up from a dismal 22 … Continue reading

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Price Chopper Details Plans for New Concept Store

Price Chopper Supermarkets unveiled plans to build a multi-faceted new concept store in Latham (NY) that will combine a variety of fresh, made-to-order food … Continue reading

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Halloween Recipes from the Idaho Potato Commission

Halloween treats don’t always have to be about the candy. With the Idaho Potato Commission’s collection of ghoulish recipes, make this Halloween all about … Continue reading

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Kings Food Markets Sustainable Seafood Program

Kings Food Markets announced a partnership to develop and implement a sustainable, responsible seafood program with FishWise, a non-profit organization focused on the health … Continue reading

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New Tools to Help Grocers Recycle More Plastic Containers

The Association of Postconsumer Plastics Recyclers (APR) announced the availability of new online resources created to help grocery chains recycle more of the plastic … Continue reading

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United Supermarkets Receives 2012 LEADER Award of Excellence

United Supermarkets was presented with a LEADER Award for Excellence by the Shopper Technology Institute (STI) at the 2012 LEAD Marketing Conference in Rosemont, Ill. … Continue reading

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Mango Mania Display Contest Winners Announced

The winners of more than $10,000 in cash prizes have been announced for the Mango Mania Display Contest for Small Retailers with up to … Continue reading

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Center for Produce Safety Awards $1.8M to Ten Projects

The Center for Produce Safety (CPS) at the University of California, Davis, today announced 10 new grant awards for research directed at answering critical … Continue reading

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Goya Foods Donates 100,000 Pounds of Food to Hurricane Victims

Goya Foods,will donate 100,000 pounds of Goya products to victims of hurricane Isaac in Louisiana.  The donation will be administered and distributed by the … Continue reading

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SHOP ‘n SAVE Rewards Loyal Shoppers with a Free Turkey for Thanksgiving

SHOP ‘n SAVE announced that customers who use their Perks Card to purchase $350 or more in groceries between October 4 and November 7 … Continue reading

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Kunzler and Company Inc. Launches Bacon Pork Roll

Kunzler and Company Inc., celebrating more than 110 years of manufacturing of fine meat products including hams, bacon, franks, pretzel dogs, luncheon meats and … Continue reading

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Lundberg Family Farms Debuts a New Design for its Rice Lines

Lundberg Family Farms unveils a new look for its organic and eco-farmed rice lines. The new design offers innovation and convenience with a flat-bottom, … Continue reading

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