SN Social http://supermarketnews.com/blog/390891/feed SN Social en 3 fresh channels retailers should invest in now http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-fresh-channels-retailers-should-invest-now <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers who don’t want to get left in the dust by consumers need to be thinking about these three areas, according to a recent webinar from FMI and IRI. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-fresh-channels-retailers-should-invest-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-fresh-channels-retailers-should-invest-now#comments SN Social Produce & Floral Meals Online Retail SN Social Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:25:00 +0000 542991 at http://supermarketnews.com 5 prepared foods trends to watch http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-prepared-foods-trends-watch <div class="node-body blog-body">In a recent industry webinar, FMI and IRI showcased the current state of supermarket prepared foods and where it’s going. Here are five trends to watch.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-prepared-foods-trends-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-prepared-foods-trends-watch#comments The Customer Connection SN Social Deli Meals SN Social Wed, 16 Mar 2016 19:15:00 +0000 540741 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2016: Selling seafood to Millennials http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-selling-seafood-millennials <div class="node-body blog-body">In order to get Millennials to buy more seafood, the industry needs to promote a better message around eating fish and provide more products that appeal to changing tastes.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-selling-seafood-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-selling-seafood-millennials#comments SN Social The New Consumer Seafood Seafood Expo SN Social Wed, 09 Mar 2016 16:55:00 +0000 540271 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2016: Distributor helps make seafood a differentiator at Giant Eagle http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-distributor-helps-make-seafood-differentiator-giant-eagle <div class="node-body blog-body">Sean Sullivan, VP at seafood importer and distributor Euro USA, detailed how he and his company have helped build Giant Eagle’s seafood program. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-distributor-helps-make-seafood-differentiator-giant-eagle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-distributor-helps-make-seafood-differentiator-giant-eagle#comments SN Social Seafood Seafood Expo Giant Eagle SN Social Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0000 540111 at http://supermarketnews.com 5 Millennial takeaways from NGA http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-millennial-takeaways-nga <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers had Millennials on their minds during the annual convention of the National Grocers Association in Las Vegas, with a variety of speakers offering advice on how to figure out how to serve the needs of the younger generation. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-millennial-takeaways-nga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-millennial-takeaways-nga#comments SN Social The New Consumer NGA Show SN Social Mon, 07 Mar 2016 16:14:00 +0000 540031 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2016: 3 steps for becoming a 'purposeful brand' http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-3-steps-becoming-purposeful-brand <div class="node-body blog-body">Today’s consumers — particularly younger generations like Millennials — are increasingly looking for brands with a message, especially in the food industry. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-3-steps-becoming-purposeful-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2016-3-steps-becoming-purposeful-brand#comments Latest News SN Social Sustainability Seafood Seafood Expo SN Social Mon, 07 Mar 2016 15:37:00 +0000 540021 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2016: Meat shifts from center of plate to ingredient http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-meat-shifts-center-plate-ingredient <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumers are preparing and eating more meals at home even as the economy improves, but meat consumption has not kept pace with the trend, according to The NPD Group. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-meat-shifts-center-plate-ingredient" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-meat-shifts-center-plate-ingredient#comments SN Social Meat Meat Conference SN Social Wed, 24 Feb 2016 22:04:00 +0000 539111 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2016: Recent beef woes changed the retail meat case http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-recent-beef-woes-changed-retail-meat-case <div class="node-body blog-body">The record high prices of beef over the past few years had a major impact on the make-up of the retail meat case, according to a new study from Sealed Air Corporation presented on Monday. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-recent-beef-woes-changed-retail-meat-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-recent-beef-woes-changed-retail-meat-case#comments SN Social Meat Meat Conference SN Social Mon, 22 Feb 2016 20:12:00 +0000 538951 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2016: Don’t call it 'ethnic' http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-don-t-call-it-ethnic <div class="node-body blog-body">Given changes in demographics and consumer tastes, retailers should think of multicultural cuisines in a much more nuanced way, according to a presentation on “Consumer Trends Driving Meat Innovation.” </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-don-t-call-it-ethnic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-don-t-call-it-ethnic#comments SN Social The New Consumer Meat Meat Conference SN Social Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0000 538891 at http://supermarketnews.com Meat Conference 2016: Make cuts work for you http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-make-cuts-work-you <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers need to have different strategies for how they sell different cuts of meat depending on which consumer is most likely to buy that cut, according to a presentation Sunday from Nielsen Perishables Group. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-make-cuts-work-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/meat-conference-2016-make-cuts-work-you#comments Latest News SN Social Meat Meat Conference SN Social Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:04:00 +0000 538881 at http://supermarketnews.com 3 trends being pioneered by Whole Foods http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-trends-being-pioneered-whole-foods <div class="node-body blog-body">SN spoke to Whole Foods’ executive global grocery coordinator Errol Schweizer about the trends and product types it’s helping pioneer.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-trends-being-pioneered-whole-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-trends-being-pioneered-whole-foods#comments The New Consumer Health & Wellness Organic & Natural Speciality SN Social Tue, 22 Dec 2015 20:51:00 +0000 535101 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2015: Understanding why consumers make shopping decisions http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-understanding-why-consumers-make-shopping-decisions <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumers can be broken down into five basic types, each with their own motivations for why they buy the things that they buy. Retailers can target specific groups with promotions tailored to their needs and preferences.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-understanding-why-consumers-make-shopping-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-understanding-why-consumers-make-shopping-decisions#comments PMA Fresh Summit Produce & Floral Marketing SN Social Mon, 26 Oct 2015 16:00:00 +0000 530311 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2015: FNV partners with celebrities to market produce http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-fnv-partners-celebrities-market-produce <div class="node-body blog-body">The Eat Brighter campaign to use Sesame Street characters to make produce more appealing to young children has been a huge success so far, but recently the industry came out with a new partnership to reach tweens and teens. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-fnv-partners-celebrities-market-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-fnv-partners-celebrities-market-produce#comments PMA Fresh Summit SN Social Produce & Floral Marketing SN Social Fri, 23 Oct 2015 21:15:00 +0000 530301 at http://supermarketnews.com McMillon, McMullen, each one side of the other http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mcmillon-mcmullen-each-one-side-other <div class="node-body blog-body">Dougie McMillon and Rodney McMullen, One can’t be beaten; the other, not sunken </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mcmillon-mcmullen-each-one-side-other" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mcmillon-mcmullen-each-one-side-other#comments SN Social Walmart Kroger Doug McMillon Rodney McMullen SN Social Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:07:00 +0000 526651 at http://supermarketnews.com Readers voted: Here's the news event with biggest industry impact http://supermarketnews.com/blog/readers-voted-heres-news-event-biggest-industry-impact <div class="node-body blog-body">SN has reported on a boatload of big news in food retailing in recent months, but which is the biggest story of them all, according to supermarketnews.com readers?</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/readers-voted-heres-news-event-biggest-industry-impact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/readers-voted-heres-news-event-biggest-industry-impact#comments Retail & Financial SN Social A&P Aldi Lidl Target Corp. Whole Foods Market SN Social Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:05:00 +0000 524741 at http://supermarketnews.com