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United Fresh Produce Inspection Training Course Returns for 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United Fresh Research & Education Foundation’s popular Produce Inspection Training Program is back for three more courses in 2010. These … Continue reading

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Mintel Predicts 2010 CPG Trends

Chicago (November 17, 2009)–What will the breakthrough new products of next year be? Most likely something recognizable…with a twist. The trend experts at Mintel … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Annual Holiday Giving Campaign to Feed Over One Million People in Need in Southern California

SAN BERNARDINO, /PRNewswire/ — Stater Bros., in conjunction with its charitable arm Stater Bros. Charities, is launching an urgently needed campaign to help local … Continue reading

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Safeway to Offer iPura from Global Food Technologies

SAN RAMON, CA — Global Food Technologies (“GFT”), a California-based life science company specializing in food safety, today announced the commencement of deliveries of … Continue reading

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FDA To Look Into Safety of Caffeinated Alcoholic Beverages

The Food and Drug Administration notified nearly 30 manufacturers of caffeinated alcoholic beverages that it intends to look into the safety and legality of … Continue reading

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ShopRite & MyWebGrocer Launch iPhone App

Colchester, VT –MyWebGrocer and ShopRite supermarkets have teamed up to launch a pioneering new Apple iPhone and iTouch Application called ShopRite Weekly Specials. The … Continue reading

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FDA Issues 2009 FDA Food Code

The Food and Drug Administration today announced the publication of the new FDA Food Code, a model code and reference document that provides a … Continue reading

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Target Introduces Archer Farms Simply Balanced

Target introduces Archer Farms Simply Balanced, a new food collection built around better-for-you nutrition that’s budget friendly. Archer Farms Simply Balanced includes more than … Continue reading

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Kellogg Company Discontinues Immunity Statements On Rice Krispies Cereals

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Kellogg Company announced its decision to discontinue the immunity statements on Kellogg’s Rice Krispies cereals. Last year, Kellogg Company … Continue reading

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Kroger adds to pet health coverage

To most of the nation’s 70 million pet owners, pets are family too. And when pets get sick or injured, many owners are willing … Continue reading

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Ahold organizes for growth

Ahold announced a series of changes in its European and US businesses to create a strong platform for future growth. The reorganization in both … Continue reading

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Land O’Lakes Announces a Multi-level Approach to Help Alleviate Hunger

Arden Hills, Minn. (Vocus/PRWEB ) — The Land O’Lakes Foundation recently announced the launch of a strategic initiative – Feeding Our Communities – focused … Continue reading

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Walmart Foundation Kicks-Off $32 Million Holiday Giving Campaign

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Today, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation kicked-off “Walmart Gives Back,” a holiday giving initiative that will provide $32 … Continue reading

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Walmart Announces New Savings on Thanksgiving Meal Favorites

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Dedicated to helping American families save money on both holiday traditions and gift items, Walmart (NYSE:WMT) announced today … Continue reading

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Pepsi Cola Bottling Company of New York Brings drank Beverage to Big Apple

HOUSTON and St. Cloud, Minn., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Innovative Beverage Group Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: IBGH) today announced that the company has entered … Continue reading

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Kroger’s New Line Of Fresh Salads Enables Customers To Learn The Origin Of The Produce Through Exclusive Technology

CINCINNATI, Ohio, October 28, 2009 – Kroger’s new line of its own fresh salads includes new technology on the packaging that enables customers to … Continue reading

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Food Lion and Kysor//Warren Unveil Sustainable Refrigeration Technologies

COLLEGE PARK, Ga., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ — Grocer Food Lion LLC and refrigeration manufacturer Kysor//Warren unveiled the grocery industry’s first cascading refrigeration system with … Continue reading

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SARA LEE DELI CELEBRATES NATIONAL SANDWICH DAY

      Downers Grove, Ill. – Sara Lee Deli, the maker of Sara Lee Fresh Ideas pre-sliced deli meats, will commemorate National Sandwich … Continue reading

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Battle For In-Store Listening Intensifies

Charleston, SC (PRWEB) — With industry giant Muzak working through bankruptcy reorganization, smaller companies such as Storecasting, LLC are moving in for more market … Continue reading

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Dean Foods to be Honored

Dallas, TX (PRWEB)  – The Association of Fundraising Professionals – Greater Dallas Chapter, with presenting partner Communities Foundation of Texas, proud partners in philanthropy, … Continue reading

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Walmart Updates Growth Plans

BENTONVILLE, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) presented its global plans for store and club growth next year at its annual conference for the … Continue reading

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Portuguese Wine sets Sales Record

New York, NY (PRWEB) — Wine writers around the world say that Portugal is making some of the best wine in its long history … Continue reading

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Pbh Honors Three New Fruits & Veggies-More Matters Role Models

Wilmington, Del. - Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) has named Chelan Fresh Marketing, of Chelan, Wash., Rainier Fruit Company, of Selah, Wash., and Welch’s, … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Markets Completes Sale of Santee Dairies

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ — Jack H. Brown, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Stater Bros. Holdings, Inc. has announced today … Continue reading

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Water Bottled Straight from the Ground

Harrison, ME – Summit Spring (www.summitspring.com), the bottled water company based out of the small town of Harrison, Maine, has announced the release of … Continue reading

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