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FMI Partners with Greater Chicago Food Depository During Trade Show

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) teamed up with the Greater Chicago Food Depository to support local hunger relief during its annual show, FMI Connect … Continue reading

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Seafood Industry Provides Support to Region’s Most Needy

The fishing community in Gloucester, Mass., is helping needy residents get the support they need. Local and international seafood companies and their service suppliers … Continue reading

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GloriAnn Donates More Than $37,000

GloriAnn Farms and Five Crowns Marketing have announced that this year’s charitable contributions totaled more than $37,000. The donations were made to the Intrepid Fallen … Continue reading

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Pure Flavor is in the Holiday Spirit

Pure Flavor is in the giving spirit this holiday season, providing weekly donations to various food banks across Canada and US. During the month … Continue reading

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“Corona Cares” Contributes $150,000 to Patients, Families Dealing with Cancer

Crown Imports announced that “Corona Cares,” the highly cornerstone initiative of Crown’s corporate social responsibility program, raised $150,000 in North Carolina this year to … Continue reading

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Schwan’s Consumer Brands Collaborates With Feeding America to Help Solve Hunger

The issue of hunger continues to sweep the nation, but Schwan’s Consumer Brands is joining forces with Feeding America to help fight back. Schwan’s … Continue reading

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Healthy Ones Encourages Consumers to Think Pink

Throughout the month of October, breast cancer will be center focus as the country observes National Breast Cancer Awareness month. In an effort to … Continue reading

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United Supermarkets Teams Up to Support MDA

United Supermarkets, Acosta Marketing and manufacturers are once again teaming up to help fight neuromuscular disease through the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s (MDA) Aisles of … Continue reading

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Just ‘Blipp’ It: Budweiser Turns to Social Media to Direct Donations

For more than 150 years, Anheuser-Busch, its employees and family of wholesalers have supported America’s armed forces through numerous programs and philanthropic efforts, say … Continue reading

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United Fresh 2013 Donates More than 32,000 Pounds of Produce

After this year’s United Fresh show in San Diego, more than 30 volunteers helped collect donations from the convention floor to benefit those in … Continue reading

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FirstFruits Marketing and Retail Partners Fill Local Food Shelves

Together with retail partners FirstFruits Marketing donated over 250,000 pounds of fresh apples to food shelves across the U.S. through the 2013 Take a … Continue reading

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The Great Big Idaho Potato Truck Embarks on Second Cross-Country Tour

Back by popular demand, the Great Big Idaho Potato Truck officially set off on its seven-month cross-country journey with support and good wishes from … Continue reading

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Giant and Martin’s Customers Help Fight Hunger by Raising $587,000

Customers at Giant Food Stores and Martin’s Food Markets recently donated $587,545 at the checkout to support local hunger relief efforts through the grocers’ … Continue reading

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Conference Exhibitors Donate 6,259 Pounds of Meat & Poultry

Last week 6,259 pounds of meat and poultry were donated to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and the Isaiah 58 Outreach … Continue reading

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WP Rawl Announces First Ever Katie’s Camp

This summer, WP Rawl will host a three-day camp for twelve Katie’s Krops grant recipients from all across the country at WP Rawl’s headquarters … Continue reading

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Produce for Kids Campaign to Benefit Health & Wellness Classroom Projects

Last fall, Produce for Kids teamed up with Ahold’s GIANT and Martin’s Food Stores, Giant Landover and Stop & Shop divisions; Meijer Stores; Publix … Continue reading

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Harris Teeter Donates to Schools Through Together in Education

Harris Teeter Together in Education (TIE) donated $259,809.16 to participating TIE schools during the first of three payouts of the 2012/2013 school year, raising … Continue reading

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Food Marketing Institute Reports on Retail Industry Food Bank Donations

Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Feeding America released a report underscoring the critical contribution food retailers make to their respective communities through their support … Continue reading

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United Supermarkets Raises Almost $18,000 During Annual “Who Do You Pink For” Promotion

United Supermarkets, Market Street and Amigos store locations together raised almost $18,000 for the fight against breast cancer during the company’s annual “Who Do … Continue reading

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Wounded Warrior Project raises $5 million

Officials of Acosta Sales & Marketing presented a $5 million check to Adam Silva of the Wounded Warriors Project last night. The presentation took … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Cool Cuts Social Media Campaign Helps Fight Hunger

Ready Pac Foods, Inc. has announced a partnership with Feeding America, the Nation’s leading domestic hunger-relief charity, for a Facebook campaign focused on their … Continue reading

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Why I love the produce industry… and a big THANKS!

Two weeks ago growers, manufacturers, buyers, sellers, marketers and associations converged on the Anaheim, California convention center to talk—and taste—produce. The new format of … Continue reading

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Goya Foods Donates 100,000 Pounds of Food to Hurricane Victims

Goya Foods,will donate 100,000 pounds of Goya products to victims of hurricane Isaac in Louisiana.  The donation will be administered and distributed by the … Continue reading

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California Giant Berries Proud to Wear Pink

California Giant Berry Farms’ packaging will again take on a new color during the month of October to convey their commitment to breast cancer … Continue reading

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GMDC Thanks Members for All the Generous Donations for the Waldo Canyon Fire Victims

GMDC and its Board of Directors would like to say thank you to all its Members and friends who donated to ‘Care and Share’ … Continue reading

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