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Conservative Consumer Behaviors Will Remain Prevalent throughout 2014

After a year of sluggish economic growth in 2013, it is no surprise that consumers are beginning the new year with a conservative outlook. … Continue reading

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Walmart Foundation Gives $2.5 Million to Share Our Strength

The Walmart Foundation announced a $2.5 million grant to Share Our Strength to help families nationwide gain valuable hands-on shopping, cooking and nutrition education … Continue reading

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Food Retail Industry Clarifies Hunger Program Funding During Shutdown

Jennifer Hatcher, Food Marketing Institute (FMI) senior vice president of government and public affairs, issued the following statement in order to clarify hunger program … Continue reading

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Food Retail Industry Clarifies Hunger Program Funding During Government Shutdown

Jennifer Hatcher, Food Marketing Institute (FMI) senior vice president of government and public affairs, issued the following statement in order to clarify hunger program … Continue reading

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Incentives Lead to Increased Fruit and Vegetable Consumption

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the results of USDA’s Healthy Incentives Pilot (HIP) and discussed additional steps USDA and its partners are taking to … Continue reading

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Food Forum: Capturing the foodservice dollar in the deli

There is more to navigating the fresh and prepared meal space than just offering rotisserie chicken and hot soups. By T Fuqua It is … Continue reading

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