Total Access http://supermarketnews.com/blog/2137/feed Total Access blog provides on-the-floor coverage of industry trade shows. en Seafood Expo 2015: Unclear claims may hurt sustainability efforts http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-unclear-claims-may-hurt-sustainability-efforts <div class="node-body blog-body">Conflicting messaging and inconsistent execution around seafood sustainability likely causes confusion among consumers and could result in watered down claims.</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-2015-unclear-claims-may-hurt-sustainability-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-unclear-claims-may-hurt-sustainability-efforts#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage Sustainability 2015 Seafood Expo Total Access Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:31:00 +0000 513291 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2015: Retailers need to rethink the seafood case to spur sales http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-retailers-need-rethink-seafood-case-spur-sales <div class="node-body blog-body">Supermarket seafood departments need to make some big changes in order to increase sales beyond the current average of 1.8% of store sales, according to a panel of former retailers from Ahold, Kroger and Kings Food Markets. </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-2015-retailers-need-rethink-seafood-case-spur-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-retailers-need-rethink-seafood-case-spur-sales#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage 2015 Seafood Expo Total Access Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:02:00 +0000 513281 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2015: Industry traceability initiative must address retailer concerns http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-industry-traceability-initiative-must-address-retailer-concerns <div class="node-body blog-body">Panelists gave an overview of the Consumer Information Transparency Initiative and what it might mean for retailers for tracking seafood and beyond.</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-2015-industry-traceability-initiative-must-address-retailer-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-industry-traceability-initiative-must-address-retailer-concerns#comments Seafood Sustainability 2015 Seafood Expo Total Access Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:30:00 +0000 513131 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2015: Product launch lessons from famous failures http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-product-launch-lessons-famous-failures <div class="node-body blog-body">Famous flops like New Coke and Colgate Kitchen Entrees provide valuable lessons for companies looking to launch a new product.</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-2015-product-launch-lessons-famous-failures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-product-launch-lessons-famous-failures#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage 2015 Seafood Expo Total Access Sun, 15 Mar 2015 21:10:00 +0000 513121 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2015: Value-added meat growth outpacing department http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-value-added-meat-growth-outpacing-department <div class="node-body blog-body">Value-added meat presents big opportunities for growth in the meat case, according to IRI research presented during the session “Maximizing Growth for Value-Added Meat.” </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/meat-conference-2015-value-added-meat-growth-outpacing-department" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-value-added-meat-growth-outpacing-department#comments Meat Total Access Event Coverage 2015 Annual Meat Conference Total Access Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:49:00 +0000 510641 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2015: New strategies needed to woo consumers back to meat http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-new-strategies-needed-woo-consumers-back-meat <div class="node-body blog-body">Troubling trends among meat shoppers do not bode well for the department or the rest of the store.</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/meat-conference-2015-new-strategies-needed-woo-consumers-back-meat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-new-strategies-needed-woo-consumers-back-meat#comments Meat Total Access Event Coverage 2015 Annual Meat Conference Total Access Mon, 23 Feb 2015 23:01:00 +0000 509701 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2015: Get ready for record meat and poultry production http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-get-ready-record-meat-and-poultry-production <div class="node-body blog-body">The drought and disease woes of the past few years have passed, and total U.S. meat and poultry production will hit a historic high in 2015.</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/meat-conference-2015-get-ready-record-meat-and-poultry-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-get-ready-record-meat-and-poultry-production#comments Meat Total Access Event Coverage 2015 Annual Meat Conference Total Access Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:57:00 +0000 509541 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2015: Big opportunities in natural packaged meats for conventional retailers http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-big-opportunities-natural-packaged-meats-conventional-retailers <div class="node-body blog-body">Sales of natural packaged meat is far outpacing sales of conventional packaged meat, and conventional retailers should take note.</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/meat-conference-2015-big-opportunities-natural-packaged-meats-conventional-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-big-opportunities-natural-packaged-meats-conventional-retailers#comments Meat Total Access Event Coverage Organic & Natural 2015 Annual Meat Conference Total Access Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:25:00 +0000 509091 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2015: Know your shoppers and give them what they want http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2015-know-your-shoppers-and-give-them-what-they-want <div class="node-body blog-body">While many retailers focus mainly on assortment, merchandising and pricing, the most important thing is to know who your shopper is and what your store means to that shopper, John Rand, SVP, retail insights at Kantar Retail said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total 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