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Mar 18, 2010

Catching the Consumer

When I shop the seafood department, it’s usually after much recipe research and circular-perusing. It appears I’m not alone. Needless to say, we....More
Mar 18, 2010

Sustainable Seafood Glass: 65% Empty

The message when it comes to sustainable seafood in the marketplace is clear — consumers are unclear as to what exactly sustainable means. According....More
Mar 18, 2010

Ready for Some Seafood

Although Meryl Streep didn’t take the Oscar for her role as Julia Child in Julie and Julia, I still felt the urge to pull out my Mastering the Art of....More
Mar 15, 2010

Over and Out

If you've been to a trade show, you know how the last hours are. Fewer stakeholders, more looters pillaging the aisles. No exception here, but the....More
Mar 14, 2010

Saturday's Trend Round Up

Each day on the show floor brings new insights into how the many moving parts in the natural foods industry can process emerging consumer demand and....More
Mar 14, 2010

Building Fair Trade Towns

Direct marketing this and advertising that — sometimes, you just need to go grassroots. That’s what Transfair USA, the leading third-party certifier....More
Mar 13, 2010

Going Greek

For an accurate representation of just how popular Greek yogurt is right now, look at the picture to the right. It was taken outside the booth....More
Mar 13, 2010

Keynote: Bill McKibben and

Do you know the importance of the number 350? To activist, author and blogger Bill McKibben, it means the world — literally. From his home community....More
Mar 13, 2010

Mikey Likes It

Remember the old Life cereal television commercials? Two kids sit at the breakfast table, looking warily at a bowl of Life cereal that their Mom had....More
Mar 13, 2010

Friday's Trend Round Up

It’s tough to stay focused when there’s so much ground to cover — and so much food to eat. Nevertheless, we were able to pick a couple trends that....More
Mar 13, 2010

The Reading List

Many supermarket retailers offer their health-minded shoppers any number of books and magazines devoted to whole health. Sometimes the titles are....More
Mar 13, 2010

The Companies Under the Stairs

At Expo West, it can be a chore just to cover the main convention floor, let alone the downstairs area as well. But make no mistake — you want to....More
Mar 13, 2010

Henna by Katie

Trade show attendees know what to expect in the way of freebies. Pens. Lanyards. Chip clips. Maybe a reusable bag. At Expo West, those assumptions....More
Mar 12, 2010

Room Service

Just had a complementary carton of spring water delivered to my room. That’s right, a carton of water, courtesy of the packaging company Tetra Pak....More
Mar 12, 2010

The Man Behind Food Inc.

Food Inc. may not have won the Oscar for Best Documentary film last week, but in terms of overall impact, there’s no contest. Its curtain-lifting....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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