Total Access http://supermarketnews.com/blog/2137/feed Total Access blog provides on-the-floor coverage of industry trade shows. en United Fresh 2014: Walmart makes progress on PTI http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-walmart-makes-progress-pti <div class="node-body blog-body">Over 90% of produce cases coming from Walmart's suppliers are now labeled with PTI standard labels, executives said.</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/united-fresh-2014-walmart-makes-progress-pti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-walmart-makes-progress-pti#comments Food Safety Total Access Event Coverage Produce Wal-Mart Stores Total Access Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:00:00 +0000 477881 at http://supermarketnews.com United Fresh 2014: Wegmans, FreshDirect emphasize branding, food safety for local produce http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-wegmans-freshdirect-emphasize-branding-food-safety-local-produce <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers can enhance their local produce programs through branding and attention to food safety, panelists said in the retail-foodservice super session called “Beyond the Buzz: Exploring the Opportunities and Challenges of 'Local.'”</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/united-fresh-2014-wegmans-freshdirect-emphasize-branding-food-safety-local-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-wegmans-freshdirect-emphasize-branding-food-safety-local-produce#comments Total Access Event Coverage Produce 2014 United Fresh FreshDirect Wegmans Food Markets Total Access Thu, 12 Jun 2014 21:26:00 +0000 477851 at http://supermarketnews.com Eating produce gets more convenient http://supermarketnews.com/blog/eating-produce-gets-more-convenient <div class="node-body blog-body">Manufacturers participating in United Fresh 2014 in Chicago are displaying the different ways they’re making it easy for consumers to eat their favorite fruits and veggies.</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/eating-produce-gets-more-convenient" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/eating-produce-gets-more-convenient#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage 2014 United Fresh Total Access Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:48:00 +0000 477821 at http://supermarketnews.com Online produce orders grow, but still behind supermarket sales http://supermarketnews.com/blog/online-produce-orders-grow-still-behind-supermarket-sales <div class="node-body blog-body">More and more consumers are buying produce through online services, but most purchases are still being made at brick-and-mortar retailers, said speakers today at United Fresh 2014 in Chicago. </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/online-produce-orders-grow-still-behind-supermarket-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/online-produce-orders-grow-still-behind-supermarket-sales#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage 2014 United Fresh Total Access Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:30:00 +0000 477871 at http://supermarketnews.com Organic produce helps conventional produce sales: Panelists http://supermarketnews.com/blog/organic-produce-helps-conventional-produce-sales-panelists <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumers buying organic produce are also heavy buyers of conventional produce, contributing to overall store sales, said panelists at a session held Wednesday at United Fresh 2014 in Chicago.</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/organic-produce-helps-conventional-produce-sales-panelists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/organic-produce-helps-conventional-produce-sales-panelists#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage 2014 United Fresh Total Access Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 477681 at http://supermarketnews.com United Fresh 2014: Educate consumers and employees to boost produce sales http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-educate-consumers-and-employees-boost-produce-sales <div class="node-body blog-body">Providing more information to customers and store employees is a good way to set apart your produce department from the competition, produce managers agreed. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li 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Raley's Supermarkets Wal-Mart Stores Total Access Wed, 11 Jun 2014 22:40:00 +0000 477661 at http://supermarketnews.com United Fresh 2014: Each generation has own communication needs http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-each-generation-has-own-communication-needs <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers who know the best way to communicate with the multiple generations of employees will increase profitability and reduce turnover, said a speaker Wednesday at the United Fresh 2014 in Chicago.</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/united-fresh-2014-each-generation-has-own-communication-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-each-generation-has-own-communication-needs#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage 2014 United Fresh Total Access Wed, 11 Jun 2014 22:02:00 +0000 477651 at http://supermarketnews.com United Fresh 2014: Crenshaw: Relationships are key to business success http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-crenshaw-relationships-are-key-business-success <div class="node-body blog-body">Publix's success is based on the exceptional relationships it has with customers, suppliers and employees, CEO Ed Crenshaw said at the United Fresh Opening Breakfast General Session on Wednesday. </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/united-fresh-2014-crenshaw-relationships-are-key-business-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-crenshaw-relationships-are-key-business-success#comments Retail & Financial Total Access Event Coverage 2014 United Fresh Publix Super Markets Total Access Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:42:00 +0000 477591 at http://supermarketnews.com IDDBA 2014: Don't forget Boomers http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2014-dont-forget-boomers <div class="node-body blog-body">Though Millennials may be tomorrow's shoppers, it's important not to forget about Baby Boomers and their significant spending power.</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/iddba-2014-dont-forget-boomers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2014-dont-forget-boomers#comments Consumer Trends Deli Marketing Total Access Event Coverage 2014 IDDBA Total Access Tue, 03 Jun 2014 22:20:00 +0000 476691 at http://supermarketnews.com United Fresh 2014: Produce in the Windy City http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-produce-windy-city <div class="node-body blog-body">One session that will be particularly interesting for retailers attending the conference is Publix CEO Ed Crenshaw’s keynote address on Wednesday, June 11 at 8am. Crenshaw is slated to “offer strategies for success” based on his 40 years at Publix and past role as chairman of the Food Marketing Institute.</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/united-fresh-2014-produce-windy-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2014-produce-windy-city#comments Total Access Event Coverage 2014 United Fresh Total Access Tue, 03 Jun 2014 18:07:00 +0000 476631 at http://supermarketnews.com