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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
Sep 19, 2014

Online retailer uses unexpected marketing tactic3

Relay Foods may be an online retailer, but its main marketing campaign isn’t a digital one....More
Sep 19, 2014

Getting in the game at Expo East

Products marketed for athletes' performance and those with a more general health-and-wellness appeal tended to come together on the exhibit floor at....More
Sep 18, 2014

Reinventing the jerky1

Riding the momentum of a number of food trends including humanely raised meats, high-protein foods and reinventing familiar tastes, a variety of....More
Sep 18, 2014

Five ways to advance natural products through digital

Natural products retailers and suppliers have big reasons to take a closer look at digital marketing strategies....More
Sep 18, 2014

Dietitians make bigger impact at Wakefern

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....More
Sep 17, 2014

Add some protein to that beverage

Retailers should cater to lifestyle diets and focus on protein, said panelists at SN’s Natural Products Expo East track in Baltimore....More
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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...

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