Tag Archives: local

Survey Shows Consumers Prefer Fresh to Local

“Local” and “seasonal” have become menu buzzwords, but a new study shows that consumers value freshness first. The quantitative study undertaken by research firm … Continue reading

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From Farm to Booth: Two Guys in Vermont Bring Fresh Soups to Expo East

Two Guys in Vermont will serve its farm fresh, healthy and ready-to-serve soups for the first time at this year’s Natural Products Expo East … Continue reading

Posted in Wellness, What's New

Haggen Recognized for Supporting Local Fruit Growers

On behalf of its growers as well as those producing all other fresh fruit crops, Pink Lady America of Yakima, Wash., is recognizing Haggen, … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, What's New

My Confession

Dear Grocery Retailers, Please forgive me, I have been unfaithful. For years, I have always turned to your supermarkets for my produce. I selected … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs, Web-Exclusive Content

Fresh in the Northwest

Last week I visited Portland, Oregon, for the first time. Of all the city’s appealing characteristics that had been highlighted to me by every … Continue reading

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