Tag Archives: supermarkets

CPS Research Grants and PMA Food Safety Forums Serve Global Audience

The newly announced $1.8 million Center for Produce Safety (CPS) research grant awards combined with two other Produce Marketing Association (PMA) events offer significant … Continue reading

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Tyson Fresh Meats Simplifies Dinner and Party Time

Consumers looking for convenience and flavor now have an exciting new meal option in the meat case. Tyson Fresh Meats, Inc., the beef and … Continue reading

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Gourmet Trading Company Promotes Tri-Color Asparagus

Gourmet Trading Company is excited to offer Tri-Color Asparagus during the company’s purple asparagus season; September through mid-December. The company offers packs featuring all … Continue reading

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ShopRite Opens its New Supermarket in Slingerlands, NY

ShopRite Supermarkets, Inc., which operates 31 ShopRite stores in New York and New Jersey, recently held the grand opening of its new 65,000 sq. … Continue reading

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Seapak Shrimp & Seafood Co. will Host a “Shrimptacular” Online Celebration

SeaPak Shrimp & Seafood Co. is celebrating National Seafood Month in a Shrimptacular way, with a nod to all things shrimp. Throughout October, SeaPak’s … Continue reading

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EuroFresh Farms Introduces a New Snacking Tomato

EuroFresh Farms, a year-round producer and marketer of greenhouse grown tomatoes and cucumbers located in Willcox and Snowflake, Ariz., announces a new snacking tomato … Continue reading

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First Bai5 Lemonade set to Squeeze the Competition

A classic summertime favorite joins the bai5 family of Antioxidant Infusions. Just in time for autumn outdoor fun, BAI Brands, LLC introduces its first … Continue reading

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No longer “just seen on TV”

As Seen on TV merchandise makes a move from the airwaves to supermarket store shelves. When it comes to bolstering general merchandise assortments, supermarket … Continue reading

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Promoting the printed page

Consumers continue to buy print magazines and supermarkets can put themselves in a strong position to sell them. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Food Forum: Countdown to Christmas

It can be a jolly holiday for grocers who offer their customers fresh-cut Christmas trees. By P. Allen Smith In planning for the holidays, … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Columns

Sounding Board: Letting go

Sometimes the best way to turn around a retail operation is to demolish it to make room for something better. There is finally proof … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 10 Article Archives, Columns

California Giant Berries Proud to Wear Pink

California Giant Berry Farms’ packaging will again take on a new color during the month of October to convey their commitment to breast cancer … Continue reading

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Produce Suppliers and Retailers Expand Partnership during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink Ribbon Produce, a unique retail program committed to the fight against breast cancer, will return this October to more than 500 Harris Teeter, … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU Receives National Awards for Sustainability Achievements

SUPERVALU recently received multiple national honors for its cutting-edge sustainability efforts. First, the company is featured in the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) 2012 “Carbon … Continue reading

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New Apple Variety from FirstFruits of Washington

The intensely sweet and crunchy new apple variety Sweetie, from FirstFruits of Washington, will be making an appearance at retail this September. First planted … Continue reading

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Fresh Express Announces Limited-in-Scope Recall

Fresh Express Incorporated is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of 9-oz. Leafy Green Romaine Salad with the expired use-by date of September 16 as … Continue reading

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Sunlight International is Ready for Halloween

Sunlight International has Halloween all wrapped up with its new box packaging, which holds the company’s stand-up colander bags filled with fresh Harvest Hobgoblin … Continue reading

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Put your waders and gatekeeper’s hat on

Whenever a topic is paid a lot of interest there’s never a shortage of folks looking to poke holes in the merit it offers. … Continue reading

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Con-Tech Lighting Introduces LED Tapelight

Con-Tech Lighting is proud to introduce their new LED Tapelight line, available in Standard Output, High Output and RGB. Since performance is not always … Continue reading

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RIF and Buddig Be A Reader Campaign Announce National Fall Book Tour

Since reading and good nutrition go hand-in-hand to support a lifelong love of learning, Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) and Buddig Lunchmeats have teamed up … Continue reading

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African-Americans Still Vital and Growing in the U.S—Nielsen

As the largest racial minority group in the United States, the influence of African-Americans on the nation’s culture is pervasive‬. With a collective buying power … Continue reading

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NGA Announces New Study: Independent Grocers’ Economic Impact on U.S.

The National Grocers Association (NGA) is pleased to announce a first of its kind study commissioned by the NGA Board of Directors, announced at … Continue reading

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Ready Pac Launches Disney-themed Cool Cuts Salads and Mini-Meals

Back-to-school lunches and snacks just got more fun—and nutritious—with the help of Ready Pac Foods’ new line of Disney-themed Ready Pac Cool Cuts salads … Continue reading

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Hojiblanca’s Olive Oil Bottle Wins Worldstar Prize

The World Packaging Organization (WPO) awarded Hojiblanca extra virgin olive oil packaging with the Worldstar prize at the Worldstar packaging contest in 2011. The … Continue reading

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Dos Equis Invites Consumers to “Discover the Masquerade” this Halloween

This October, Dos Equis, is inviting adult consumers and retailers to take their celebrations to a more exotic and interesting level with Dos Equis … Continue reading

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