Tag Archives: health and wellness

IGA Launches IGA Better Choices Health-and-Wellness Program

IGA announced the launch of IGA Better Choices, a new health-and-wellness program designed to provide IGA shoppers with information to make informed and balanced … Continue reading

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Food Retailers Identified as Wellness Destination

For the third year, Food Marketing Institute (FMI) surveyed food retailers on how they are meeting the needs of shoppers who are seeking healthier … Continue reading

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IRI Report Finds “Golden Opportunity” with Boomers and Seniors

Accounting for more than 50 percent of CPG spending, the baby boomer/senior market spent more than $200 billion across shopping channels in the last … Continue reading

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Ahold USA Hosts Nutrition Education Days

As part of its ongoing commitment to help customers achieve healthier lifestyles, Ahold USA recently hosted two nutrition education days on April 8 & … Continue reading

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United Supermarkets Opens Next-Generation Store in Amarillo

United Supermarkets cut the ribbon today on the flagship of its next-generation United stores, located at 3552 South Soncy Rd. in Amarillo. The ceremony … Continue reading

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Food Forum: Capturing the “superuser”

Attracting and retaining health-conscious consumers can be extremely lucrative for grocers. By David Garfield, AlixPartners For a large portion of consumers, a new year … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 02 Article Archives, Columns

Dr. Praeger’s Sensible Foods Expands With Thai Veggie Burgers

Adding to their line of globally-inspired, trend-forward frozen food products, Dr. Praeger’s Sensible Foods is proud to announce the launch of their new all … Continue reading

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Founding Board of Seafood Nutrition Partnership Announced

A broad group of leaders in their respective fields has come together to serve as the founding Board of Directors for Seafood Nutrition Partnership. … Continue reading

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FMI to Present Inaugural Gold Plate Award at Health and Wellness

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) will announce the winners of its Gold Plate Award at Health and Wellness @ Retail conference in San Antonio … Continue reading

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Abbott’s ZonePerfect Debuts Greek Yogurt Nutrition Bar

New bars bring together protein and nutrition with Greek yogurt flavors Abbott’s ZonePerfect brand today introduces three Greek yogurt flavors to its nutrition bar … Continue reading

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Sainthood Herbs’ New Supplements Offer Solutions Without The Guesswork

Sainthood Herbs’ new globally sourced line of superior herbal supplements is focused on one concept – giving consumers a healthy alternative to enhance their … Continue reading

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Nordic Naturals Introduces Nordic CoQ10 Ubiquinol

Nordic Naturals, a leading manufacturer of omega-3 supplements, introduces Nordic CoQ10 Ubiquinol, providing 100 mg of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) ubiquinol in each soft gel. … Continue reading

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Expanding health care options

The seventh annual Saint Joseph’s Food Industry Summit suggested retailers play a bigger part in the health care equation. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 04 Article Archives, Upfront

NPA Supports Consumer Right to Know About GMO but Opposes Calif. Prop 37

While the Natural Products Association supports the right of consumers to know what ingredients go into their food products, it has announced its opposition … Continue reading

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Jel Sert Acquires Family of Functional Beverage Brand Names

The Jel Sert Company, makers of fun foods, has announced that it has acquired the SUPER C, PURE KICK and ZOIC functional beverage brand … Continue reading

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Future Forces: Who will you trust?

The consumers’ quest for naturalness is really a continuing search for healthy living. By Patrick Kiernan Something happens to your view of life when … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 05 Article Archives, Columns

Food Forum: Seven ways to woo shoppers

From tweaking store layouts to localizing assortments, here are some things retailers can do right now to put customers front and center. By Candace … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 07 Article Archives, Columns

Making a move

Modifications to the government’s dietary guidelines are expected to draw more shoppers to the wellness category this year. By Carol Radice As the political … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 04 Article Archives, Selling Wellness