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Nov 18, 2014

PLMA 2014: Curated commerce

Speeding up the path to purchase is what’s necessary for retailer’s to thrive over the next few years. “This is what’s going....More
Nov 17, 2014

PLMA 2014: Kid cuisine

Moms want to buy better-for-you foods for their kids, but often struggle to find products that meet their nutrition standards, but also taste good....More
Nov 17, 2014

PLMA 2014: Martha Stewart's pet project

Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia is deepening its commitment to the pet category, the businesswoman said in keynote presentation Monday at the 2014....More
Nov 17, 2014

PLMA 2014: Martha Stewart speaks with SN

The Martha Stewart brand can be found at Kmart, Home Depot, Macy’s, PetSmart and other retailers. But does the businesswoman have plans for food....More
Nov 17, 2014

AWG's organics label gains store presence

Cooperative food wholesaler Associated Wholesale Grocers is rapidly expanding its reintroduced Clearly Organic label, the company announced at the....More
Nov 16, 2014

PLMA 2014: Fetching sales

A variety of unique pet products are being introduced at the PLMA show. Among them: sweet potato and cranberry strips from the Crump Group and easy-....More
Nov 16, 2014

PLMA 2014: Promise on the perimeter

One of the trends from PLMA's just-announced 2014 Salute to Excellence awards is how retailers have improved their store brand fresh products, from....More
Nov 12, 2014

PLMA 2014: Let the treasure hunt begin

PLMA’s annual trade show is so big that each year, I map out my show floor strategy the day of the event....More
Oct 19, 2014

PMA 2014: New produce merchandising, products

As customers are looking for new ways to consume fruits and vegetables, some suppliers gave showgoers creative applications of their products at the....More
Oct 18, 2014

PMA 2014: How marketers can connect with Gen Z

Today's 23 million American Gen Zers have $44 billion a year in spending power. However, tapping into that buying power will require new ways of....More
Oct 18, 2014

PMA 2014: Brave new produce world

During the state of the industry address, the PMA leaders urged the industry to adapt a change of perspective and to utilize Jack Uldridge's concept....More
Oct 18, 2014

PMA 2014: Industry vet honored with Carey Award

At the beginning of Fresh Summit each year — at the start of the popular brunch general session — PMA honors an industry veteran with the Robert L....More
Oct 17, 2014

PMA 2014: Wakefern wants its competitors to join Eat Brighter

Wakefern Food Corp. may be among the first retailers to sign on to the Eat Brighter movement, but it hopes its competitors follow suit....More
Oct 16, 2014

PMA 2014: Retail tour highlights different approaches to produce

This year's retail produce tour included four very different stores, each with its own strategy for produce....More
Oct 14, 2014

PMA 2014: Brightening the prospects for produce

A new event this year during Friday’s education panels is the Eat Brighter Town Hall, where early adopters of the Eat Brighter program will share how....More
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Liz Webber

Liz Webber is Engagement Director / Fresh Market Editor at Supermarket News. She covers fresh foods for the magazine and creates multimedia, blog posts and other content for the website. She joined...

Jenna Telesca

Jenna Telesca is the Content Director of Supermarket News. She joined SN in 2010.
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