SN Social en Retailers join Pokemon Go craze <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers like Martin’s Super Markets, Rouses and Stew Leonard’s are trying to lure players into stores. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Marketing Martin's Super Markets Rouses Enterprises Stew Leonard's SN Social Tue, 19 Jul 2016 15:01:00 +0000 548341 at United Fresh 2016: Retailers find challenges, opportunities with SNAP produce incentives <div class="node-body blog-body">Pilot programs at Kroger Co. and Balls Food Stores to encourage SNAP participants to purchase more produce are off to an encouraging start, but more can be done to increase redemption.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Kroger Produce & Floral Balls Food Stores Kroger Co. SN Social Wed, 22 Jun 2016 03:00:00 +0000 546851 at IDDBA 2016: Why aren't shoppers buying in-store bakery bread? <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite strong growth in the in-store bakery in recent years, bakery bread sales are flat or down, according to data from Nielsen Perishables Group. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bakery Deli IDDBA SN Social Tue, 07 Jun 2016 19:00:00 +0000 545991 at IDDBA 2016: How to set goals you can actually achieve <div class="node-body blog-body">Retail specialist Harold Lloyd has been offering tips to improve stores to IDDBA show attendees for 22 years, but he’s noticed not many of his ideas get executed. Why not? </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deli IDDBA SN Social Tue, 07 Jun 2016 11:30:00 +0000 545941 at IDDBA 2016: Eardley outlines 'What's in Store' <div class="node-body blog-body">In his address on “Growing the Future: What’s in Store” Monday morning, IDDBA CEO Mike Eardley laid out three areas of focus for the organization and its members. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bakery Deli IDDBA SN Social Mon, 06 Jun 2016 19:00:00 +0000 545851 at IDDBA 2016: Don't let FDA make an example of your company <div class="node-body blog-body">With a mandate to stop foodborne illness outbreaks — and limited funds with which to do so — FDA will likely go after offenders publicly, according to attorney Shawn Stevens.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food Safety Deli IDDBA SN Social Mon, 06 Jun 2016 13:00:00 +0000 545841 at IDDBA 2016: 3 ways Dorothy Lane stands out from the competition <div class="node-body blog-body">Dorothy Lane Market CEO Norman Mayne detailed three ways the retailer separates itself in a competitive market.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Marketing Deli IDDBA Dorothy Lane Market SN Social Sun, 05 Jun 2016 21:37:00 +0000 545831 at 3 fresh channels retailers should invest in now <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers who don’t want to get left in the dust by consumers need to be thinking about these three areas, according to a recent webinar from FMI and IRI. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Produce & Floral Online Retail Prepared Foods SN Social Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:25:00 +0000 542991 at 5 prepared foods trends to watch <div class="node-body blog-body">In a recent industry webinar, FMI and IRI showcased the current state of supermarket prepared foods and where it’s going. Here are five trends to watch.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deli Prepared Foods The Customer Connection SN Social Wed, 16 Mar 2016 19:15:00 +0000 540741 at Seafood Expo 2016: Selling seafood to Millennials <div class="node-body blog-body">In order to get Millennials to buy more seafood, the industry needs to promote a better message around eating fish and provide more products that appeal to changing tastes.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The New Consumer Seafood SN Social Wed, 09 Mar 2016 16:55:00 +0000 540271 at Seafood Expo 2016: Distributor helps make seafood a differentiator at Giant Eagle <div class="node-body blog-body">Sean Sullivan, VP at seafood importer and distributor Euro USA, detailed how he and his company have helped build Giant Eagle’s seafood program. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seafood Giant Eagle SN Social Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0000 540111 at 5 Millennial takeaways from NGA <div class="node-body blog-body">Retailers had Millennials on their minds during the annual convention of the National Grocers Association in Las Vegas, with a variety of speakers offering advice on how to figure out how to serve the needs of the younger generation. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News The New Consumer SN Social Mon, 07 Mar 2016 16:14:00 +0000 540031 at Seafood Expo 2016: 3 steps for becoming a 'purposeful brand' <div class="node-body blog-body">Today’s consumers — particularly younger generations like Millennials — are increasingly looking for brands with a message, especially in the food industry. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sustainability Seafood SN Social Mon, 07 Mar 2016 15:37:00 +0000 540021 at Meat Conference 2016: Meat shifts from center of plate to ingredient <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumers are preparing and eating more meals at home even as the economy improves, but meat consumption has not kept pace with the trend, according to The NPD Group. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat SN Social Wed, 24 Feb 2016 22:04:00 +0000 539111 at Meat Conference 2016: Recent beef woes changed the retail meat case <div class="node-body blog-body">The record high prices of beef over the past few years had a major impact on the make-up of the retail meat case, according to a new study from Sealed Air Corporation presented on Monday. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat SN Social Mon, 22 Feb 2016 20:12:00 +0000 538951 at