Robert Vosburgh

Supermarket News

Robert Vosburgh is group editor of Supermarket News (SN), the food industry's leading newsweekly, where he coordinates coverage of fresh foods, grocery and beverage. He is also editor of SN Whole Health, a quarterly supplement created in 2004 in response to the overwhelming interest in health and wellness shown by retailers operating in mainstream channels. Bob joined SN back in 1997 as the fresh foods editor.

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Jun 06, 2011

The Cake Competition

Every year the IDDBA hosts three finalists competing for top honors in the show's annual cake decorating competition. These pros don't have much time....More
Jun 05, 2011

Innovation: Food Trucks, Raw Meals and Facebook

A new IDDBA-funded report finds that supermarkets lag behind specialty food stores, casual-dining restaurants and even mass merchandisers(!) when it....More
Jun 05, 2011

Getting Dressed

Just a peek. That was all you could get of the show floor, through occasionally open doors. Beeping forklifts could still be heard inside this....More
Jun 02, 2011

Almost Showtime

As the health and wellness editor here at SN, it might seem strange that I am going to the IDDBA show. JoJo potatoes! Rice pudding! Donuts! Granted,....More
Mar 13, 2011

What Really Surprised Us

Even with more than 6,000 booths, it's not all that difficult to find out what's truly amazing, different or unique about each Expo West. People talk....More
Mar 13, 2011


Celebrities of all stripes attend Expo West for a number of reasons. Some, like Alicia Silverstone and Ed Begley, come to talk about causes they're....More
Mar 12, 2011

Foodie Oscars

Since we're in Southern California, and the Oscars are a very recent memory, these similarly-shaped statuettes caught our eye. For one thing, there....More
Mar 12, 2011

Expo Trendwatch

One of my favorite things attending any trade show is trying to spot trends. Sometimes they jump right out at you, since you'll find a number of....More
Mar 11, 2011

Under the Organic Big Top

It's sort of like practice for the Main Event. This is the Fresh Ideas Organic Marketplace, where dozens of manufacturers and allied industry....More
Mar 11, 2011

Women Now Lead Organics

Mother Nature must be resting well, secure in the knowledge that the four leading organic organizations in the United States are now administered by....More
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