Category Archives: Web-Exclusive Content

Byerly’s

Byerly’s opened its Edina, Minn., flagship location on September 18, 2014, replacing a 40-year-old unit that stood on the same property. This store is … Continue reading

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Let’s Move 4,000 Salad Bars

Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools (LMSB2S) has granted its 4,000th school salad bar. This represents an investment of over $10 million by the … Continue reading

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The price you pay

It has been quite the snowy winter here in NYC (clarification: Bostonians, this is NOT a complaint, xox). One particular storm, however, definitely stands … Continue reading

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Simplifying Food Safety

It’s not unusual for lame duck presidents, politicians and even some industry executives to tilt at a few windmills. President Obama may be doing … Continue reading

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Brain Food

Food for thought. Apparently that expression is pretty accurate. Let me explain. A colleague of mine recently introduced me to the world of podcasts. … Continue reading

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FLOTUS and Big Bird Dance to eat brighter!

Michelle Obama is no stranger to the produce industry – or to Sesame Street. FLOTUS has made children’s health and combating obesity  eating a priority, … Continue reading

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GHQ Addresses Food Insecurity

We are just finishing up the March 2015 issue over here in the Grocery Headquarters offices. I am especially excited about this issue. The cover … Continue reading

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Year of the Sheep

This February 19, legions of Asian cultures will herald the brand new lunar year, with 2015 pronounced “The Year of the Sheep.” In celebration, … Continue reading

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Packaged Goods Up Against Eating Good

Last week the Wall Street Journal reported on the decline a number of the national brand packaged goods companies experienced in their 2014 year-end earnings. Reported by Sarah Halzack, … Continue reading

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Haggen to convert 146 stores in five months

Haggen has begun the process of acquiring 146 stores as part of the divestment process brought about by the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) review … Continue reading

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Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit set

The Global Summit is coming to New York, and will be held at the New York Hilton Midtown June 24-26. Billed by its organizer’s … Continue reading

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Giant and Peapod Launch Online Shopping and Delivery Service

Giant Food Stores has partnered with its sister company Peapod, the leading internet grocer, to offer online grocery shopping and delivery to consumers’ homes … Continue reading

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Peapod by Giant Launches online Shopping in PA

Giant Food Stores has announced a partnership with its sister company Peapod internet grocer to offer the convenience of online grocery shopping and delivery … Continue reading

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Have we found a Ways and a Means to ending hunger?

With hunger and food waste at the center of the plate of concerns driving the consumer-demanded food movement, it is exciting – in a let-your-breath-out with relief kind … Continue reading

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Monopoly game at Albertsons and United

The seventh annual Monopoly Collect and Win game has launched in Albertsons stores and for the first time, guests at United Supermarkets, Market Street, … Continue reading

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Buy Alabama’s Best luncheon held

The 2014 Buy Alabama’s Best Retail Campaign Launch Awards luncheon was recently held at The Club restaurant overlooking Birmingham. The group is made up … Continue reading

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Avocados’ “First Super Bowl Commercial Ever”

Everyone loves Super Bowl commercials… even those viewers who don’t like the Super Bowl. This year was no different as everyone gathered around to see … Continue reading

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Dog Treat Food Trucks?

It is no secret that food trucks are all the rage… especially in urban dwellings, like Grocery Headquarters’ hometown of New York City. But … Continue reading

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Super Bowl of a missed opportunity

One of the top news stories this week has been the scandal surrounding the alleged under inflating of footballs by the New England Patriots … Continue reading

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IBM and Mars to the [Food Safety] Rescue

Rarely do people consider the technology behind the food they eat. And nowadays, when they do it’s often in an argument against – or … Continue reading

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Budweiser Debuts “Lost Dog” Super Bowl Commercial

It is that time of year again. Time for guacamole, nachos, buffalo wings and beer… in other words SUPER BOWL time! Or if you are … Continue reading

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Playing it forward

In my spare time I am on the board of directors for a small non-profit that awards grants to other non-profits in the area. … Continue reading

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Way off Target

Target Corp. made front-page news earlier this month when it announced it was pulling the plug on its 133 stores in Canada after only … Continue reading

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Say cheese

I’ve never met a cheese I didn’t like. Except bleu cheese, but even that’s tolerable when paired correctly. Most of us don’t need an … Continue reading

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Retail’s Power Players

I remember a time—not all that long ago—when you couldn’t pick up a publication without reading about Walmart as the ultimate power player and … Continue reading

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