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Sam’s Club Announces “Birth” of New Simply Right Baby Care Line

Sam’s Club announces the availability of their new proprietary brand Simply Right line of quality and affordable baby care products, available exclusively to Sam’s … Continue reading

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Consumer Grocery Store Survey Reveals Wide Range of Satisfaction and Brand Preferences by Geography

Empathica Inc., a provider of Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions to some of the world’s most respected brands, announced that its Consumer Insights Panel … Continue reading

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Price Chopper Unveils New Online Ordering And Home Delivery System

Price Chopper Shops4U, a service designed to provide customers with a way to shop online for thousands of products, have those products selected by … Continue reading

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Produce Industry Builds Business Connections One Fresh Summit Contact at a Time

As the produce industry continues to thrive in spite of challenging economic times, the opportunities to learn the latest for global success will be … Continue reading

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FDA Establishes Foodborne Illness Outbreak Response Network

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today a streamlined, integrated approach to effectively and rapidly respond to human and animal foodborne illness … Continue reading

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Store Brands Pack Sharp Savings for Back-to-School, New Market Basket Study Shows

With kids back in the classroom and summer fading, a new survey looked at supermarket prices of 40 common back-to-school items and found that … Continue reading

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Kroger Associates Ratify Agreement With UFCW Local 23

Associates of The Kroger Co., working at stores in the valley region of Kroger’s Columbus Division, have ratified a new labor agreement with United … Continue reading

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Ralphs Reaches Tentative Agreement with Southern California UFCW Locals

Ralphs Grocery Company, a division of The Kroger Co. operating in Southern California, announced today that a tentative agreement has been reached with United … Continue reading

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Wegmans Introduces Six Flavors of Greek Yogurt

Yogurt? A whole lot of people now “think Greek” for a whole lot of reasons. Wegmans Food Markets has embraced the trend by introducing … Continue reading

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GMDC Presents Results From Multi-Year Study On Health And Wellness

The Global Market Development Center (GMDC) released primary research from their multi-year study, Consumer Shopping Habits for Wellness and Environmentally Conscious Lifestyles. The three-year … Continue reading

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GMDC Presents Results From Multi-Year Study On Health And Wellness

The Global Market Development Center (GMDC) released primary research from their multi-year study, Consumer Shopping Habits for Wellness and Environmentally Conscious Lifestyles. The three-year … Continue reading

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Wegmans Introduces Six Flavors of Greek Yogurt

Yogurt? A whole lot of people now “think Greek” for a whole lot of reasons. Wegmans Food Markets has embraced the trend by introducing … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids and Stop & Shop Encourage Families to “Eat Smart for A Great Start”

From now until October 8, parents can help their families “Eat Smart for a Great Start” each time they visit the produce section of … Continue reading

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Retail Prices, Weekly Sales Up in Latest FreshFacts on Retail

Retail prices for both fruits and vegetables rose, driving an increase in weekly dollar sales in the second quarter of 2011 compared with the … Continue reading

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Retail Prices, Weekly Sales Up in Latest FreshFacts on Retail

Retail prices for both fruits and vegetables rose, driving an increase in weekly dollar sales in the second quarter of 2011 compared with the … Continue reading

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United Fresh Foundation, Produce for Kids, Publix Partner to Support Salad Bars and Fight Childhood Obesity

The United Fresh Foundation announced a collaboration with Produce for Kids and Publix Super Markets to increase awareness about healthy eating and raise funds … Continue reading

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Stop & Shop and Unilever to Provide More than 1 Million Meals for Local Families

An alarming one in four children in the United States faces hunger.  To help feed children in need, The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company … Continue reading

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Stop & Shop and Unilever to Provide More than 1 Million Meals for Local Families

An alarming one in four children in the United States faces hunger.  To help feed children in need, The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company … Continue reading

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United Fresh Foundation, Produce for Kids, Publix Partner to Support Salad Bars and Fight Childhood Obesity

The United Fresh Foundation announced a collaboration with Produce for Kids and Publix Super Markets to increase awareness about healthy eating and raise funds … Continue reading

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FDA: Pilot Projects to Explore Ways to Trace Sources of Foodborne Illness

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said that two new pilot projects will enhance the agency’s and industry’s ability to trace products responsible for … Continue reading

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A+ School Rewards Return To Stop & Shop

As many schools begin their fall session this week, the new school year also marks the return of the A+ School Rewards Program – … Continue reading

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Food City Kicks Off School Bucks Program

As students across the tri-state area of Kentucky, Virginia and Tennessee head back to school, Food City is gearing up for the kick-off of … Continue reading

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Kroger Acquires Memphis Area Schnucks Stores

The Memphis-based Kroger Delta Division, a division of The Kroger Co. announced its purchase of eight Memphis area Schnucks stores that it intends to … Continue reading

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Tops Friendly Markets to Expand

Tops Friendly Markets, a full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York and northern Pennsylvania, announced that the company has entered into a purchase agreement … Continue reading

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Tops Friendly Markets to Expand

Tops Friendly Markets, a full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York and northern Pennsylvania, announced that the company has entered into a purchase agreement … Continue reading

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