Merger-and-acquisition activity and changes in leadership provided some of the biggest supermarket industry stories in 2013, but GMOs, health and wellness, food safety and Cronuts also provided many headlines.
NEW YORK — Gotham West Market isn’t your mother’s food court. The new addition to the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood here includes stalls from high-end restaurants, the premium slow-drip coffee shop Blue Bottle and the food store Brooklyn Kitchen.
NEW ORLEANS — The Produce Marketing Association's 2013 Fresh Summit show floor was chock full of new items, samples and dancing vegetables. PMA said that 18,000 people had been expected to attend the show here.
Retailers headed to Twitter to celebrate World Egg Day on Friday. The day, according to the International Egg Commission, is observed in countries across the globe, such as Mozambique, Vietnam and Argentina.