NORFOLK, Neb. — Affiliated Foods Midwest here is commemorating the 40th anniversary of Earth Day this week by distributing plastic bags made with 40% recycled content. The bags are part of a special Happy Earth Day promotion at the cooperative wholesaler that also includes manufacturer support and other initiatives. “We thought these bags would tie in perfectly with our ads, since they are 40% recycled content,” Helen Bailey, category manager for store supplies at AFM, told SN last week. ...

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