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Karns Quality Foods

Giant Food Carlisle and Weis Markets may operate bigger and far more numerous stores, but in Central Pennsylvania’s Harrisburg region Karns Quality Foods is … Continue reading

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Food Forum: Picture this

Using image recognition technology for in-store promotions can pay big dividends for retailers. By Jamie Thompson The ongoing battle between brands for premium shelf … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 09 Article Archives, Columns

Minnesota Grocers Association Holds 25th Best Bagger Contest

The Minnesota Grocers Association held its 25th annual statewide Best Bagger Contest on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Mall of America. The first … Continue reading

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A Tale of Online Shopping

It is not that often that my job invokes nostalgia. But the past couple weeks as I was researching the August cover story on … Continue reading

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Bi-Lo’s Big Buy

Now this is interesting. Bi-Lo Holdings LLC, parent company of the BI-LO and Winn-Dixie grocery store chains, announced on Wednesday that it has entered … Continue reading

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Food Retail Survey Anticipates Amplified Audit Function Over Five Years

Supermarket audit departments and audit budgets will witness resource expansions congruent to the expanding roles within information technology, retail operations and supply chain departments, … Continue reading

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Simplified Beef and Pork Cut Names Approved for Retail

The National Pork Board and Beef Checkoff Program received unanimous approval from the Industry-Wide Cooperative Meat Identification Standards Committee (ICMISC) to introduce updated Uniform … Continue reading

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The lulla-buy of Broadway

Mountains of fresh produce, competitively priced groceries and show-stopping prepared foods ensure Westside Market NYC will be a long-running smash hit. Click here for … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 04 Article Archives, Retail Spotlights

Wallaby Yogurt Company Launches Organic Greek Nonfat Yogurt

Wallaby Yogurt Company, a family-owned producer of organic yogurt, announces the launch of Wallaby Organic Greek Nonfat Yogurt.  After its successful introduction of Greek … Continue reading

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Star Ranch Angus Beef Launches Ground Beef

A new product from a familiar beef brand is bringing something fresh to the retail meat case: branded ground beef. Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., … Continue reading

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New Organic Options from Cascadian Farm

Cascadian Farm has introduced 4 new products and flavors in their line of Organic Granola Cereal and Organic Crunchy Granola Bars. The first flavor … Continue reading

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Small consumers can add up to big sales

The right assortment and pricing can help grocers nurture growth in the baby care category. Of the many nonfoods categories, baby care has arguably … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 01 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Tyson Foods Joins Mountain Dew for a Slam Dunk Promo

Tyson Foods has created a winning combination with a deli promotion that combines Tyson Wings, Boneless Wings and Mountain Dew in an offer consumers … Continue reading

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Lisa’s Organics Introduces a Frozen Veggie Line with Chef-inspired Sauces

Lisa’s Organics, the maker of a line of certified organic vegetable frozen side dishes, has combined its veggies with chef-inspired sauces that go from … Continue reading

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SHOP ‘n SAVE Mobile Website Provides Consumers with Ways to Save

SHOP ‘n SAVE, an independently owned and operated grocery chain with more than 90 stores in Western Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, Ohio and West … Continue reading

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Lake Success

A total remodel and massive expansion enables independent Elden’s Fresh Foods to maintain its lead market position. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Retail Spotlights

Baloian Farms Adds Mexican Hothouse Program

Baloian Farms added a Mexican hot house program in November of 2012 with availability through May of 2013. A new partnership with Cueto Produce … Continue reading

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Pure Hot House Foods Launches Fresh Kits

Pure Hot House Foods recently launched its Pure Flavor Fresh Kits. Designed to be convenient and affordable, Salsa, Caprese and Guacamole are the first … Continue reading

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Gourmet Trading Company Honors Former CEO and President

“We felt that the internet was a good avenue to reach all the people who Chris had an impact on throughout the world. The … Continue reading

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Package Containers, Inc. Donates 25,000 Box Tops for Education to Chicago Suburban Middle School

When Mary Pytko’s name was read over the convention center sound system at the 2011 PMA Fresh Summit Trade Show as the winner of … Continue reading

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Fresh Blueberries from Chile Projected to Set New Record

Export of fresh Blueberries from Chile is projected to continue the upward momentum this 2012-13 season, forecasted to rise by 21% over the prior … Continue reading

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Green Giant Fresh Adds New Items to Retail Product Line

Green Giant Fresh announces today the addition of 15 new fruits and vegetables to their retail product line that will be unveiled at PMA … Continue reading

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ShopRite Supermarkets Partners with Senior Services of Albany to Launch Free Shuttle Service

ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc., which operates 32 ShopRite stores in New York and New Jersey, announced that it has partnered with Senior Services of Albany … Continue reading

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Kansas City’s Largest Grocer Participated in Metro’s First-Ever Perishable Food Drive

Price Chopper, Kansas City’s largest grocer, hosted Kansas City’s first-ever perishable food drive. In partnership with Harvesters-The Community Food network and Channel 41 Action … Continue reading

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