Tag Archives: retailers

USApple Asks: What Kind of Apple Are You?

If you were an apple, what type of apple would you be? As National Apple Month begins, the U.S. Apple Association is launching AppletizeMe … Continue reading

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Minnesota Grocery Stores are Helping End Hunger

The Minnesota Grocers Association (MGA) is encouraging consumers statewide to check hunger off their lists by shopping at participating retailers during the October “Minnesota’s … Continue reading

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NatureSweet Tomatoes Sports Pink Packaging

NatureSweet Tomatoes is showing its support for Breast Cancer Awareness by donating $100,000 to Susan G. Komen and featuring limited edition pink packaging throughout … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Launches Contest to Encourage Healthy Choices

Ready Pac Foods is leveraging their tech-savvy consumer base to promote usage of its Bistro Bowl Salad line this fall. A consumer social media … Continue reading

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Tender Choice Promotion Gears Up for Football

With football season in full swing, consumers are being asked to put on their “Porkivore Game Face” to make great-tasting pork part of their … Continue reading

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NMB’s Annual Mango Industry Reception will Focus on Food Safety

The National Mango Board (NMB) will host their annual Mango Industry Reception at PMA’s Fresh Summit on Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 5:30 to … Continue reading

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Emmi Roth Launches Pan Ready Pouches

Emmi Roth USA has introduced Roth6th Pan Ready Pouches, a new alternative to bulk packaging for cheese crumbles and shreds. The pre-portioned pouches are … Continue reading

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ConAgra Foods Scores with “Hungry for Football”

Actress, mom and self-proclaimed “crazy football momma,” Holly Robinson Peete is teaming up with ConAgra Foods to launch HungryForFootball.com, giving fans access to everything … Continue reading

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Tillamook Debuts New Look

Tillamook, the 104 year old farmer-owned co-op has begun a packaging design overhaul for their entire dairy products line. According to company officials, the … Continue reading

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Organics Unlimited is “Growing” Awareness

September is GROW Month for Organics Unlimited. Retailers carrying GROW label bananas by Organics Unlimited are supporting the non-profit brand by increasing consumer awareness … Continue reading

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PMA Announces New FSMA Webinars

Produce Marketing Association (PMA) is releasing new resources to help the global fresh produce industry understand the U.S. government’s latest proposed rules to implement … Continue reading

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Joshua Green Corp. Acquires Harry’s Fresh Foods

Joshua Green Corp., a Seattle-based investment company, announced its acquisition of Harris Soup Company through its food-focused subsidiary, JGC Foods. Harris Soup Company, doing … Continue reading

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The Fresh Grocer to Join Wakefern Cooperative

The Fresh Grocer has announced that it will be joining Wakefern Food Corp. as its 50th cooperative member.  The Fresh Grocer, owned and operated … 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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More Than 6,000 Stores Displaying Mango Board’s Bins

Brand new for 2013, the National Mango Board (NMB) produced high graphic, freestanding Mango Display Bins to be placed in participating retail stores nationally. … Continue reading

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Atalanta Corporation Acquires H&J Trading Company

The Atalanta Corporation, a leading importer of food products from around the world, is pleased to announce the acquisition of H&J Trading Company including … Continue reading

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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

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Season, Save and Grill with Beef and Weber

A promotion between the Beef Checkoff Program and Weber Sauces & Seasonings intends to help shoppers create a steakhouse steak in their own backyard … Continue reading

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Avocado Sales Grow by the Bagful

Retailers have an opportunity for potential increased sales and distribution of the bagged avocado segment, according to a recently published report by the Hass … Continue reading

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LifeIce Offer an Alternative to Traditional Frozen Treats

For the American public who is concerned about the nutritional content of food, LifeIce introduced bite-sized ices. According to company officials, they are something … Continue reading

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Breakfast Blitz Contest Displays Sparked Milk Sales

MilkPEP (Milk Processor Education Program) has announced the winners of its Breakfast Blitz Retail Display Contest, which was part of MilkPEP’s first-ever integrated campaign … Continue reading

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“Dirty Dozen” List Coverage Declines to Negligible Levels

Science-based information and the clear and concise food safety statements from the Obama Administration resulted in a significant decrease in media coverage of this … 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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Oldways Celebrates 20 Years of the Med Diet

This May is International Mediterranean Diet month, and this year is the 20th anniversary of Oldways’ Mediterranean Diet Pyramid. Continue reading

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Getting warmer

CSCAMEX a developer of temperature-controlled merchandisers for the retail industry, is announcing the introduction of the T-01 Warm Tortilla Merchandiser. “Over the past three … Continue reading

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