News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6689/more en Kroger promotes Massa in HR http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/kroger-promotes-massa-hr <div class="node-body article-body">Kroger Co. on Wednesday said it would promote Timothy Massa to group VP of HR and labor relations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/kroger-promotes-massa-hr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/kroger-promotes-massa-hr#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Kroger Kroger Co. Michael L. Ellis Procter & Gamble Co. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:41:00 +0000 471531 at http://supermarketnews.com AMI members approve association merger http://supermarketnews.com/meat/ami-members-approve-association-merger <div class="node-body article-body">AMI general members voted today to join their organization with the North American Meat Association. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meat/ami-members-approve-association-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meat/ami-members-approve-association-merger#comments Latest News Meat Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:39:00 +0000 471521 at http://supermarketnews.com 7-Eleven hot foods now include chicken nuggets http://supermarketnews.com/meals/7-eleven-hot-foods-now-include-chicken-nuggets <div class="node-body article-body">Building on a successful hot foods menu, 7-Eleven has launched bite-sized Chicken Dippers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meals/7-eleven-hot-foods-now-include-chicken-nuggets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meals/7-eleven-hot-foods-now-include-chicken-nuggets#comments Latest News Meals 7-Eleven Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:59:00 +0000 471501 at http://supermarketnews.com Vermont Senate votes 26-2 for GMO labeling http://supermarketnews.com/vermont-senate-votes-26-2-gmo-labeling <div class="node-body link-body">The Vermont Senate gave a decisive 26-2 vote Tuesday for a bill that would require labeling of foods that contain genetically modified ingredients, a strong indication that Vermont could become the first state in the nation to enact such a law.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/vermont-senate-votes-26-2-gmo-labeling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Laws & Regulations Recommended Reading Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:55:00 +0000 471471 at http://supermarketnews.com Keurig makes coffee ... and breakfast http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/keurig-makes-coffee-and-breakfast-0 <div class="node-body article-body">With its Nature Valley Bistro Cups Oatmeal, General Mills is the latest CPG company to capitalize on the single-cup brewing craze. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/keurig-makes-coffee-and-breakfast-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/keurig-makes-coffee-and-breakfast-0#comments Latest News Beverage Supplier News Center Store Amazon.com Sam's Club Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:39:00 +0000 471491 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods promotes produce for Easter egg dyes http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/whole-foods-promotes-produce-easter-egg-dyes <div class="node-body article-body">Tuesday’s post on the Whole Foods Market website offers easy Easter egg dyeing tips using natural sources available in supermarkets. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/whole-foods-promotes-produce-easter-egg-dyes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/whole-foods-promotes-produce-easter-egg-dyes#comments Latest News Dairy Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:21:00 +0000 471451 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods taps local intelligence: Robb http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-taps-local-intelligence-robb <div class="field-byline"> By James Tenser </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At Whole Foods Market, localization goes well beyond tailoring store assortments. It encompasses sourcing, events, design of the buildings, and decision-making authority to suit the communities it serves, said Walter Robb, co-CEO of the Austin, Texas-based company.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-taps-local-intelligence-robb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-taps-local-intelligence-robb#comments Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Sustainability Registration Walter Robb Whole Foods Market 2014 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:00:00 +0000 471421 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Whole Foods Co-CEO Walter Robb introduces Tucson, Ariz., workers Keely Dietz (left) and Amber Atencio at the Global Retailing Conference in Tucson.</p> Photo courtesy of Simboli Photography Schnucks closing raises concerns http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/schnucks-closing-raises-concerns <div class="node-body article-body">The announcement on Monday that Schnucks Markets will close a North St. Louis store on May 10 has sparked criticism from both city officials and residents.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/schnucks-closing-raises-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/schnucks-closing-raises-concerns#comments Retailers Latest News Retail & Financial Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Schnuck Markets 2014 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:46:00 +0000 471431 at http://supermarketnews.com Superior Grocers hosts 'Set the Table' campaign http://supermarketnews.com/hispanic/superior-grocers-hosts-set-table-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Superior Grocers is partnering with Nestle USA’s El Mejor Nido (The Best Nest) platform on the “Set the Table” campaign for healthier, balanced meals and snacks for Hispanic families.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/hispanic/superior-grocers-hosts-set-table-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/hispanic/superior-grocers-hosts-set-table-campaign#comments Latest News Meals Marketing Ethnic Shopper Insights Hispanic Superior Grocers Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:43:00 +0000 471411 at http://supermarketnews.com FMI, GMA, NRA create food waste reduction toolkit http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/fmi-gma-nra-create-food-waste-reduction-toolkit <div class="node-body article-body">The Food Waste Reduction Alliance, an initiative led by FMI, GMA and the National Restaurant Association, has produced a toolkit for reducing food waste among food manufacturers, retailers and foodservice operators. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/fmi-gma-nra-create-food-waste-reduction-toolkit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/fmi-gma-nra-create-food-waste-reduction-toolkit#comments Latest News Sustainability Food Marketing Institute Grocery Manufacturers Association Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:06:00 +0000 471401 at http://supermarketnews.com