Total Access http://supermarketnews.com/blog/2137/feed en Getting in the game at Expo East http://supermarketnews.com/blog/getting-game-expo-east <div class="node-body blog-body">My trip to Expo East this year — maybe yours, too — was highlighted in part by a gorgeous Wednesday night visiting the Baltimore Convention Center's neighbors over at Camden Yards.</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/getting-game-expo-east" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/getting-game-expo-east#comments Latest News Beverage Center Store 2014 Expo East Total Access Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:14:00 +0000 491101 at http://supermarketnews.com Reinventing the jerky http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reinventing-jerky <div class="node-body blog-body">Riding the momentum of a number of food trends including humanely raised meats, high-protein foods and reinventing familiar tastes, a variety of elevated meat jerky products were on display as the show floor of Natural Products Expo East opened Thursday in Baltimore.</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/reinventing-jerky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reinventing-jerky#comments Latest News Meat Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo East Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:02:00 +0000 491011 at http://supermarketnews.com Online retailer uses unexpected marketing tactic http://supermarketnews.com/blog/online-retailer-uses-unexpected-marketing-tactic <div class="node-body blog-body">Relay Foods may be an online retailer, but its main marketing campaign isn’t a digital one.</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-retailer-uses-unexpected-marketing-tactic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/online-retailer-uses-unexpected-marketing-tactic#comments Total Access Event Coverage Online Retail 2014 Expo East Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:06:00 +0000 490991 at http://supermarketnews.com Five ways to advance natural products through digital http://supermarketnews.com/blog/five-ways-advance-natural-products-through-digital <div class="node-body blog-body">Natural products retailers and suppliers have big reasons to take a closer look at digital marketing strategies.</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/five-ways-advance-natural-products-through-digital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/five-ways-advance-natural-products-through-digital#comments Technology Marketing Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo East Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:20:00 +0000 490911 at http://supermarketnews.com Dietitians make bigger impact at Wakefern http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dietitians-make-bigger-impact-wakefern <div class="node-body blog-body">In less than a decade, Wakefern Food Corp. has expanded its dietitian program to cover some 102 of its stores, with plans for continued rollout.</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/dietitians-make-bigger-impact-wakefern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dietitians-make-bigger-impact-wakefern#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East ShopRite Village Super Market Wakefern Food Corp. Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:41:00 +0000 490861 at http://supermarketnews.com Add some protein to that beverage http://supermarketnews.com/blog/add-some-protein-beverage <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Retailers should cater to lifestyle diets and focus on protein, said panelists at SN&rsquo;s Natural Products Expo East track in Baltimore.</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/add-some-protein-beverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/add-some-protein-beverage#comments Latest News Beverage Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East Total Access Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:40:00 +0000 490851 at http://supermarketnews.com Supermarkets urged to take high road on wellness http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermarkets-urged-take-high-road-wellness <div class="node-body blog-body">Supermarkets need to step up their games in the face of mixed consumer reactions to their health and wellness efforts, Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert told an Expo East audience.</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/supermarkets-urged-take-high-road-wellness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermarkets-urged-take-high-road-wellness#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East Total Access Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:18:00 +0000 490831 at http://supermarketnews.com Bugging out at SN's wellness event http://supermarketnews.com/blog/bugging-out-sns-wellness-event <div class="node-body blog-body">Crickets aren't the kind of thing you typically like to hear at a speaking engagement but in this case, it was totally apprporiate.</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/bugging-out-sns-wellness-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/bugging-out-sns-wellness-event#comments Latest News Natural Food Stores Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo East Wakefern Food Corp. Total Access Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:31:00 +0000 490801 at http://supermarketnews.com Four crucial wellness questions for supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/blog/four-crucial-wellness-questions-supermarkets <div class="node-body blog-body">From consumer attitudes to emerging trends, the health and wellness space often produces more questions than answers for supermarkets. Four of these questions are showcased in this blog post that serves as a curtain raiser for SN's upcoming event at Natural Products Expo East. </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/four-crucial-wellness-questions-supermarkets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/four-crucial-wellness-questions-supermarkets#comments Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East Total Access Sun, 14 Sep 2014 22:02:00 +0000 490441 at http://supermarketnews.com 2014 Expo East: ShopRite to highlight SN event http://supermarketnews.com/blog/2014-expo-east-shoprite-highlight-sn-event <div class="node-body blog-body">Representatives of Wakefern Food Corp. and its ShopRite retailers will be on hand in Baltimore this month to receive the 2014 SN Whole Health Enterprise Award as part of an educational track hosted by SN at Natural Products Expo East.</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/2014-expo-east-shoprite-highlight-sn-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/2014-expo-east-shoprite-highlight-sn-event#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness ShopRite Wakefern Food Corp. Total Access Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:44:00 +0000 489971 at http://supermarketnews.com 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