Liz Webber

Engagement Director / Fresh Market Editor , Supermarket News

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 SN in August 2012.

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Apr 10, 2015

How will the California drought affect food retailing?

In the wake of Gov. Jerry Brown’s order to impose mandatory cuts to water usage for the first time in the California’s history, much has....More
Feb 20, 2015

Stealing ideas for added value products

As I started pulling together examples of fresh ideas in produce, meat and deli, it occurred to me that some of the most interesting and unique finds....More
Dec 05, 2014

New solutions to reducing food waste

Given that there is still a long way to go to divert all of the food that retailers waste, it’s refreshing to see some companies trying out....More
Oct 24, 2014

Organic is back in the spotlight

After ceding the spotlight to local for the past few years, organic may once again be having a moment....More
Aug 22, 2014

The new standard for local?

Now some retailers are using a new criterion for local fruits and vegetables: how long it takes for produce to get from the field to the store....More
May 09, 2014

Retailers should act on climate change

While supermarkets may not be directly involved in agriculture, there is much the industry could do to take action on climate change and its effects....More
Feb 14, 2014

WFM shows it’s hip to be Square

Whole Foods’ announcement earlier this month that it has partnered with Square for payment processing at select in-store venues should help ease some....More
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