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Coupons website: Atlanta Most Frugal City

For the second year in a row, Atlanta takes the top spot on the Most Frugal U.S. Cities list, according to the 2010 Savings … Continue reading

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CSM Bakery Products North America launches line of cupcakes

CSM Bakery Products North America launched a line of cupcakes that consumers will not feel guilty about devouring. Sensibly Indulgent cupcakes contain zero grams … Continue reading

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United Supermarkets Extends NuVal Nutritional Scoring System to All 50 Stores

United Supermarkets has made available the NuVal Nutritional Scoring System in all 50 of its stores. Last year, the company became the first supermarket … Continue reading

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Harris Teeter Announces e-VIC Coupons

Harris Teeter gradually began rolling out its new e-VIC coupon program to e-VIC customers in winter 2010 and is announcing that e-Coupons are now … Continue reading

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FDA launches website to help regulated industries save time, resources

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today introduced a new Web resource called FDA Basics for Industry (www.fda.gov/FDABasicsforIndustry) to help companies and others save … Continue reading

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BI-LO Re-Launches Full Circle Line of All-Natural and Organic Products

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Jan. 2011) – BI-LO, is re-introducing Full Circle, its line of all-natural and organic products.  By more than doubling its offering of … Continue reading

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Kristi Yamaguchi & Safeway Partner for Kids’ Health

PLEASANTON, Calif. – Safeway is partnering with Olympic figure skating champion Kristi Yamaguchi to re-launch the highly successful “Lunchbox Winners” produce program on January … Continue reading

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ShopRite Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Its Famous Can Can Sale

January 6, 2011, (Keasbey, NJ) – For years, ShopRite’s annual Can Can sale has been heralded by a catchy jingle that gets stuck in … Continue reading

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Winn-Dixie Introduces Smartphone ‘App’ Saving Customers Time and Money With Their Grocery Shopping

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Jan. 2011) – Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ: WINN) today announced it launched a smartphone application that will help customers find their closest … Continue reading

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Barilla Joins National Cage-Free Egg Movement

(Jan. 3, 2011)-Chicagoland-based Barilla has announced that it will switch 45 percent of the eggs in its supply chain to cage-free in 2011, becoming … Continue reading

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CVS Caremark to Purchase Universal American’s Medicare Part D Business

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Dec. 31, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire the … Continue reading

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Weis Markets Announces Sixth Round of Price Freeze Program

Weis Markets, Inc. today announced it has lowered the prices on 2,400 staple items, effective Sunday, January 2 and that it will freeze the … Continue reading

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Craft beers bubble over in popularity, reports Mintel

Chicago (December, 2010)-While spirits barely edged out beer as the most popular alcoholic beverage enjoyed by consumers between 2009-2010, the market has hardly fallen … Continue reading

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Nutrition Facts Panels to Appear on Labels of Popular Cuts of Meat and Poultry Products

WASHINGTON, Dec. 29, 2010 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced that it will be making important … Continue reading

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A&P Files for Chapter 11 Reorganization to Facilitate Financial and Operational Restructuring

MONTVALE, N.J. – December 12, 2010 – The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. announced today that it has filed a voluntary petition … Continue reading

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PLMA Releases Price Study

A new study of supermarket prices by PLMA indicates that shoppers on average could save almost a third off their grocery bill by filling … Continue reading

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Grocery Stores Named Top Source of Healthy Eating Information for Consumers

Hockessin, Del. – New research from the Dietary Guidelines Alliance, of which Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) is a member, shows that most … Continue reading

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Nice-Pak Products, Inc. Goes Zero Landfill and Creates Heat for Indianapolis

Nice-Pak Products, Inc., the global leader in the manufacture of wet wipe products, has announced the transformation of its Mooresville, Indiana manufacturing plant into … Continue reading

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First Annual Harris Poll Youth EquiTrend Study Uncovers Brands with Highest Equity Among 8-24 Year Olds

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — Leading global market research firm, Harris Interactive, today released the 2010 results of the first annual Youth EquiTrend study, … Continue reading

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BI-LO Goes Google

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Dec. 13, 2010) – With one eye to the future and another on the bottom line, BI-LO has begun using Google’s Business … Continue reading

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Executives of Kroger, J&J and Sysco Join GS1 US Board of Governors

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (Dec. 6, 2010) – Rodney McMullen, president and chief operating officer of The Kroger Co., has been appointed to the GS1 US Board … Continue reading

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MyWebGrocer Chosen by Winn-Dixie to Connect with its Customers Through Online and Mobile Media Channels

MyWebGrocer was recently selected by Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. to assist the Jacksonville-based supermarket in the deployment of its digital marketing programs.   As part … Continue reading

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Stater Bros. Recognized by The State of California for ‘Green Business Practices’

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Dec. 2010 /PRNewswire/ — On Earth Day 2009, Stater Bros. introduced a “Green Waste” Composting Program in all its 167 Supermarket locations to turn organic … Continue reading

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Grocery Manufacturers Association Urges Congress to Approve Korea-U.S. FTA

(WASHINGTON, DC) The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) today issued the following statement from GMA President and CEO Pamela G. Bailey urging Congress to approve … Continue reading

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Study: 60% of Consumers Follow a Brand via Social Media, Most Because of Coupons or Promotions

Empathica Inc., recently announced the results of its latest Empathica Consumer Insights research. More than 15,000 Americans and Canadians responded to the survey that … Continue reading

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