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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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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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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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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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Diversified Business Communications and Alimentaria Exhibitions join forces to launch a new seafood trade exhibition in Barcelona

Diversified Business Communications and Alimentaria Exhibitions announced the launch of Seafood Barcelona which will take place in the Autumn of 2012.  The event is … Continue reading

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Diversified Business Communications and Alimentaria Exhibitions join forces to launch a new seafood trade exhibition in Barcelona

Diversified Business Communications and Alimentaria Exhibitions announced the launch of Seafood Barcelona which will take place in the Autumn of 2012.  The event is … Continue reading

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BI-LO Updates Three Stores Through Re-design Program

Over the past month, BI-LO has revealed three newly updated stores in Mauldin, Greer and West Columbia, S.C., providing  a fresh, new grocery shopping … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids Kicks Off Back to School Eat Smart for A Great Start Campaign to Benefit PBS Kids

  Produce for Kids (PFK) is kicking off its annual “Eat Smart for a Great Smart” fall campaign on August 31. More than 1,000 … Continue reading

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Chiquita Assists Teachers with Back to School Nutritional Resources

Chiquita Brands announced the launch of a new multimedia campaign designed to deliver much-needed resources to pre-K through 6th grade educators as the new … Continue reading

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Homeland Stores Purchases Four Super Save Foods Grocery Stores in North Texas

Homeland Stores, Inc., a regional supermarket chain and subsidiary of Associated Wholesale Grocers, announced plans to purchase four Super Save Food stores in north … Continue reading

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Heineken USA Launches Noche Buena Winter Seasonal Beer to Key U.S. Markets

Heineken USA announced the launch of Noche Buena, a Bock-styled Lager brewed by Cerveceria Moctezuma, S.A., specifically made for the Fall/Winter season. The limited … Continue reading

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A&P Opens New Superfresh Store in Philadelphia

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company opened its brand-new Superfresh store at North 2nd Street and West Girard Avenue in Philadelphia’s Northern Liberties … Continue reading

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The Secret Behind Wegmans’ Clean, Shiny Floors? Plain Tap Water

What do the squeaky-clean floors in Wegmans Food Markets have in common with the fresh-smelling air after a thunderstorm? Answer: Mother Nature’s own best … Continue reading

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Fresh & Easy Opens in San Francisco

  Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market today opened its second store in San Francisco, in the underserved Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood. San Francisco Mayor Ed … Continue reading

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N.G.A. Opposes NLRB Proposed Changes to Union Organizing Campaigns

The National Grocers Association (N.G.A.), in comments filed with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), opposed the proposed changes to shorten the time for … Continue reading

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GMA Honors General Mills and Batter Blaster with CPG Awards for Innovation and Creativity

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and its Associate Member Council (AMC) today awarded General Mills and Batter Blaster with the 2011 CPG Award for … Continue reading

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Loblaw Implements KMI EHS Software

Loblaw Companies Limited has selected the Audit & Inspection, Corrective Action and Dashboards & Reporting modules of the KMI EHS Software Suite to help … Continue reading

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Hy-Vee to Offer Paperless Grocery Coupon Service

Hy-Vee grocery stores now offers their shoppers the ability to redeem SavingStar eCoupons through a new cobranded Hy-Vee SavingStar keytag available at Hy-Vee customer … Continue reading

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Walgreens Launches Nice! Store Brand Chainwide

Walgreens unveiled its new store brand Nice! in stores across the country. The new brand will include more than 400 high quality grocery and … Continue reading

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H-E-B Acquires Three Albertsons Locations in Texas

  H-E-B announced the acquisition of three Albertsons stores in the Texas communities of College Station, Kerrville and New Braunfels. Albertsons will close all … Continue reading

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