Total Access http://supermarketnews.com/blog/2137/feed en Seafood Expo: Revamp your seafood case http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-revamp-your-seafood-case <div class="node-body blog-body">The lack of significant growth in the seafood department is due to lack of innovation in the seafood case, John Whitman of Whitman Management Group argued at a session here at the Seafood Expo in Boston. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-revamp-your-seafood-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-revamp-your-seafood-case#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Seafood Expo Total Access Mon, 17 Mar 2014 21:45:00 +0000 467761 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo: Long John Silver’s focuses on product innovation http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-long-john-silver-s-focuses-product-innovation <div class="node-body blog-body">Long John Silver’s will be introducing a new line of sandwiches, soups and salads in May, said Chief Food Innovation Officer Marie Zhang at a panel here at the Seafood Expo. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-long-john-silver-s-focuses-product-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-long-john-silver-s-focuses-product-innovation#comments Meals Seafood Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Seafood Expo Total Access Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:19:00 +0000 467621 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo: Chipotle exec talks marketing http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-chipotle-exec-talks-marketing <div class="node-body blog-body">The “Putting the Food Back into Seafood” panel at the Seafood Expo was almost more of a discussion in a classroom between people who are directly or tangentially involved in the seafood industry — a chef, a food writer, a Chipotle executive and a boutique seafood distributor — than a formal panel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-chipotle-exec-talks-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-chipotle-exec-talks-marketing#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Seafood Expo Total Access Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:33:00 +0000 467541 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo: DeMoulas invested in seafood success http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-demoulas-invested-seafood-success <div class="node-body blog-body">The DeMoulas Market Basket chain took its seafood sales from less than 1% of total store sales to 2% for fresh seafood and 2 to 2.5% for frozen seafood, said Bob Hartman, director of seafood at a Seafood Expo North America panel. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-demoulas-invested-seafood-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-demoulas-invested-seafood-success#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Seafood Expo Total Access Sun, 16 Mar 2014 18:50:00 +0000 467531 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo: What’s on the menu http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-what-s-menu <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s been a cold winter, but the sun is shining here in Boston. I’m here for the newly renamed Seafood Expo North America (formerly the International Boston Seafood Show). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-what-s-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-what-s-menu#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Seafood Expo Total Access Sat, 15 Mar 2014 22:00:00 +0000 467521 at http://supermarketnews.com Trends meet trends on Expo West show floor http://supermarketnews.com/blog/trends-meet-trends-expo-west-show-floor <div class="node-body blog-body">Members of the media covering the Natural Products Expo West show named a frozen chicken verde product from up-and-coming natural brand Luvo as the winner of its “Best of the West” contest for new products introduced at the show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/trends-meet-trends-expo-west-show-floor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/trends-meet-trends-expo-west-show-floor#comments Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo West Total Access Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:05:00 +0000 466381 at http://supermarketnews.com Expo West show wrap-up: How to take mainstream retail forward http://supermarketnews.com/blog/expo-west-show-wrap-how-take-mainstream-retail-forward <div class="node-body blog-body">The Expo West lesson: when it comes to health and wellness, supermarkets must keep embracing smart solutions. The stakes are too high.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/expo-west-show-wrap-how-take-mainstream-retail-forward" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/expo-west-show-wrap-how-take-mainstream-retail-forward#comments Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo West Total Access Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:00:00 +0000 466351 at http://supermarketnews.com Independent natural retailers urged to tell their story http://supermarketnews.com/blog/independent-natural-retailers-urged-tell-their-story <div class="node-body blog-body">Independent natural food retailers concerned about growing competition form larger natural chains and supermarkets hopping on the health and wellness bandwagon have the knowledge and tools to fight back - but not always the will, a speaker at Natural Products Expo East said in a session Saturday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/independent-natural-retailers-urged-tell-their-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/independent-natural-retailers-urged-tell-their-story#comments Latest News Natural Food Stores Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo West Total Access Sun, 09 Mar 2014 03:01:00 +0000 466371 at http://supermarketnews.com Baby food grows up at Expo West http://supermarketnews.com/blog/baby-food-grows-expo-west <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I&rsquo;m a working mom to a 15-month-old who likes to exert her independence at mealtime. She wants to feed herself, and there is no telling if the meal she gobbled up last week, will end up on the floor this week. Because she&rsquo;s so picky, deciding what to make for meals and snacks is a source of anxiety.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/baby-food-grows-expo-west" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/baby-food-grows-expo-west#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Dairy Center Store Health & Wellness 2014 Expo West Total Access Sat, 08 Mar 2014 17:53:00 +0000 466361 at http://supermarketnews.com The authenticity imperative http://supermarketnews.com/blog/authenticity-imperative <div class="node-body blog-body">The definition of natural is one of the authenticity challenges facing the food industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/authenticity-imperative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/authenticity-imperative#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Speciality 2014 Expo West Total Access Sat, 08 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 466341 at http://supermarketnews.com Inspiring call to action highlights Robb presentation http://supermarketnews.com/blog/inspiring-call-action-highlights-robb-presentation <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>A poet, an inner-city gardener, a researcher, a minister, a conventional grocer and a former NBA star were among the guests of Whole Foods Market co-CEO Walter Robb, who called on their testimony to help urge the natural foods industry to do more to provide disadvantaged communities with better access to healthy foods during a panel discussion during Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim on Friday.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/inspiring-call-action-highlights-robb-presentation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/inspiring-call-action-highlights-robb-presentation#comments Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo West Whole Foods Market Total Access Sat, 08 Mar 2014 01:30:00 +0000 466321 at http://supermarketnews.com Dr. Weil's world of challenge and hope http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dr-weils-world-challenge-and-hope <div class="node-body blog-body">It felt like Woodstock for the natural food industry. A long, snaking line led to a giant Expo West ballroom so packed that attendees sat in the aisles when chairs were all taken.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dr-weils-world-challenge-and-hope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dr-weils-world-challenge-and-hope#comments Latest News Natural Food Stores Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo West Total Access Fri, 07 Mar 2014 21:38:00 +0000 466271 at http://supermarketnews.com Cow's milk, meat and coal power http://supermarketnews.com/blog/cows-milk-meat-and-coal-power <div class="node-body blog-body">What do cow's milk, meat and coal power have in common? All have alternatives that once didn't exist, noted Steve French, managing partner and owner of NMI during a Game Changer session at Expo West.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/cows-milk-meat-and-coal-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/cows-milk-meat-and-coal-power#comments Meat Total Access Event Coverage Dairy 2014 Expo West Total Access Fri, 07 Mar 2014 21:14:00 +0000 466251 at http://supermarketnews.com Takeaways from SN's Big Event http://supermarketnews.com/blog/takeaways-sns-big-event-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">SN's conference at Expo West has ended,so it's time to take a moment and reflect on a couple of key takeaway's from the half-day event. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/takeaways-sns-big-event-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/takeaways-sns-big-event-0#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo West D&W Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Sprouts Farmers Market Total Access Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:18:00 +0000 466121 at http://supermarketnews.com Sprouting confidence http://supermarketnews.com/blog/sprouting-confidence <div class="node-body blog-body">Jim Nielsen had a lot to be proud of as he led an exclusive tour of Sprouts Farmers Market’s newest prototype in Huntington Beach, Calif. Thursday, shortly before partaking in SN’s panel discussion at Natural Products Expo West in nearby Anaheim.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/sprouting-confidence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/sprouting-confidence#comments Natural Food Stores Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo West Sprouts Farmers Market Total Access Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:22:00 +0000 466041 at http://supermarketnews.com