Tag Archives: back to school

Back to snack season

With kids heading back to the classroom, the industry teams up to keep offering healthy snacks. “A nation of snackers.” That is the general … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 08 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Price Chopper “Tools For Schools” Campaign Kicks Off

Price Chopper kicked off its signature “Tools for Schools” campaign in all 134 stores throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, New Hampshire, New York and Vermont. … Continue reading

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Nonfoods Talk: College days

Bed, Bath & Beyond has developed a solid reputation with consumers as the go-to-place for college dorm needs. Targeting college students and their free-spending … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 09 Article Archives, Columns, Nonfoods for Profit

R.W. Knudsen Family Announces Redesign of Organic Juice Boxes

R.W. Knudsen Family has redesigned its juice boxes to provide consumers with convenient and organic on-the-go refreshment. The juice boxes are designed for a junior … Continue reading

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PBS Kids and Whole Foods Market Partner to Support Healthy Eating

PBS KIDS and Whole Foods Market have partnered to offer families tools to support healthy eating. Designed to leverage the educational content of PBS … Continue reading

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Crunch Pak Features Unique Back-to-School Offer

Crunch Pak is offering a back-to-school promotion via its electronic billboard in New York City’s Time Square. Beginning Aug. 18, the electronic billboard will … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, Promotions, What's New

Retailers May Find it More Difficult to Win Shoppers for Back-to-School Shopping This Season

According to new results published by The Integer Group, 31 percent of survey respondents said they won’t be shopping for any back-to-school products at … Continue reading

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Potandon Produce Invites Retailers to Pile On The Produce

Potandon Produce presents Pile On The Produce, a retail display contest in which retailers are encouraged to build an attractive and memorable display using … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Rubbermaid Expands Popular LunchBlox Line of Products with New LunchBlox Kids

Rubbermaid, one of the most widely recognized brands in food storage and home organization, introduces LunchBlox Kids, an easy way for parents to pack healthy … Continue reading

Posted in Nonfoods, What's New

Snapea Crisps Sprouts Into Harvest Snaps

Calbee North America announced that they are bringing their core brand, Snapea Crisps, under a new brand portfolio called Harvest Snaps. Snapea Crisps will also … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, Promotions, Wellness, What's New

A lunchbox full of fruits & veggies

Produce companies’ kid-friendly snack packs and seasonal fruit promotions are making parents’ back-to-school shopping as easy as A-B-C. One of the most exciting moments … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 08 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

Consumers Plan to Indulge in the Back-to-School Shopping Season

The NPD Group, a leading market research company, released the results of its annual back-to-school study of consumers’ purchasing intentions for the 2012 season. … Continue reading

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