Supplier News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6696/more en General Mills bets on pumpkin spice to boost Cheerios http://supermarketnews.com/general-mills-bets-pumpkin-spice-boost-cheerios <div class="node-body link-body">Bloomberg — General Mills Inc., looking to reinvigorate its flagship Cheerios brand after years of sluggish sales, is taking inspiration from Starbucks Corp.</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/general-mills-bets-pumpkin-spice-boost-cheerios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Recommended Reading Center Store Mon, 25 Apr 2016 19:28:00 +0000 543251 at http://supermarketnews.com Herkert to advise promotional exchange platform http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/herkert-advise-promotional-exchange-platform <div class="node-body article-body">SMarketplace said Tuesday Craig Herkert, former president and CEO of Walmart International and also of Supervalu, has joined its advisory board.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/herkert-advise-promotional-exchange-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/herkert-advise-promotional-exchange-platform#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Marketing Supplier News Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:48:00 +0000 542851 at http://supermarketnews.com GMA offers tool to detect EMA threats http://supermarketnews.com/food-safety/gma-offers-tool-detect-ema-threats <div class="node-body article-body">The Grocery Manufacturers Association said Tuesday it is adopting a web-based software tool to allow members to analyze and understand their vulnerabilities to economically motivated adulteration (EMA) in the manufacturing process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/food-safety/gma-offers-tool-detect-ema-threats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/food-safety/gma-offers-tool-detect-ema-threats#comments Latest News Food Safety Supplier News Tue, 19 Apr 2016 19:00:00 +0000 542781 at http://supermarketnews.com Weis highlights local suppliers in video series http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/weis-highlights-local-suppliers-video-series <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Local suppliers of fresh foods for Weis Markets &mdash; including some farmers supplying the company&#39;s stores for more than 50 years &mdash; are highlighted in a new series of videos the retailer produced.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/weis-highlights-local-suppliers-video-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/weis-highlights-local-suppliers-video-series#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Meat Supplier News Registration Weis Markets Tue, 22 Mar 2016 19:29:00 +0000 541051 at http://supermarketnews.com General Mills to label all products with GMO ingredients http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/general-mills-label-all-products-gmo-ingredients <div class="node-body article-body">In order to comply with Vermont’s pending GMO labeling requirements without increasing costs to customers, General Mills plans to include GMO labels on products nationwide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/general-mills-label-all-products-gmo-ingredients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/general-mills-label-all-products-gmo-ingredients#comments Latest News Organic & Natural Supplier News Center Store General Mills Fri, 18 Mar 2016 18:03:00 +0000 540911 at http://supermarketnews.com Big Food scrambles to meet changing consumer needs: study http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/big-food-scrambles-meet-changing-consumer-needs-study <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to meal prep, Americans are using fewer dishes and ingredients at a time when food and beverage occasions remain flat, according to the NPD Group. As a result, major food companies which are already contending with losing share to new, smaller entrants are scrambling to meet changing consumer needs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/big-food-scrambles-meet-changing-consumer-needs-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/big-food-scrambles-meet-changing-consumer-needs-study#comments Latest News The New Consumer Supplier News Center Store Speciality Ethnic Tue, 16 Feb 2016 16:21:00 +0000 538591 at http://supermarketnews.com 'It’s us who will inspire them,' says EPIC co-founder on General Mills acquisition http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/it-s-us-who-will-inspire-them-says-epic-co-founder-general-mills-acquisition <div class="node-body article-body"><p>After announcing the acquisition of EPIC Provisions by General Mills, co-founder Taylor Collins felt like he had just run a marathon.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/it-s-us-who-will-inspire-them-says-epic-co-founder-general-mills-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/it-s-us-who-will-inspire-them-says-epic-co-founder-general-mills-acquisition#comments Latest News The New Consumer Meat Supplier News Mon, 11 Jan 2016 16:49:00 +0000 535831 at http://supermarketnews.com Campbell supports federal GMO labeling requirement http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/campbell-supports-federal-gmo-labeling-requirement <div class="node-body article-body">Campbell Soup Co. has announced its support for federally mandated GMO labeling, and as a result will withdraw from efforts led by coalitions and groups opposing such measures. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/campbell-supports-federal-gmo-labeling-requirement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/campbell-supports-federal-gmo-labeling-requirement#comments Latest News Marketing Government Supplier News Center Store Fri, 08 Jan 2016 15:49:00 +0000 535771 at http://supermarketnews.com Mayer plans retirement from Smucker http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/mayer-plans-retirement-smucker <div class="node-body article-body">John Mayer, VP of U.S. retail sales for the J.M. Smucker Co. will retire from the company on July 31, 2016, the company announced. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/mayer-plans-retirement-smucker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/mayer-plans-retirement-smucker#comments Latest News Executive Changes Supplier News Thu, 17 Dec 2015 15:53:00 +0000 534791 at http://supermarketnews.com Kraft's Bill Mick has died http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/krafts-bill-mick-has-died <div class="node-body article-body">The family of Bill Mick, retired VP of consumer relations for Kraft Foods North America, announced he died in early October following a fall at his home. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/krafts-bill-mick-has-died" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/krafts-bill-mick-has-died#comments Latest News Supplier News Kraft Foods Obituaries Mon, 14 Dec 2015 19:15:00 +0000 534621 at http://supermarketnews.com