Supplier News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6696/more en Kraft shareholders approve merger with Heinz http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/kraft-shareholders-approve-merger-heinz <div class="node-body article-body">Kraft Foods Group announced that its shareholders voted to approve its merger with the H.J. Heinz Co.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/kraft-shareholders-approve-merger-heinz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/kraft-shareholders-approve-merger-heinz#comments Latest News Supplier News Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:08:00 +0000 522101 at http://supermarketnews.com ConAgra plans to exit private brands http://supermarketnews.com/conagra-plans-exit-private-brands <div class="node-body link-body">The Wall Street Journal — ConAgra Foods Inc., under pressure from an activist investor, said it plans to jettison its struggling private-label business less than three years after spending $5 billion to buy it. </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/conagra-plans-exit-private-brands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Private Label Recommended Reading Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:46:00 +0000 522061 at http://supermarketnews.com Heinz shakes up Kraft management ahead of Buffett-backed merger http://supermarketnews.com/heinz-shakes-kraft-management-ahead-buffett-backed-merger <div class="node-body link-body">Bloomberg Business — H.J. Heinz’s leadership is wasting no time shaking up Kraft Foods Group Inc. The companies announced a raft of management changes Monday ahead of their planned merger, which is scheduled to go to a shareholder vote this week. </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/heinz-shakes-kraft-management-ahead-buffett-backed-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Executive Changes Supplier News Recommended Reading Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:30:00 +0000 522021 at http://supermarketnews.com General Mills to remove artificial flavors, colors from cereal http://supermarketnews.com/general-mills-remove-artificial-flavors-colors-cereal <div class="node-body link-body">General Mills announced it plans to remove artificial flavors and colors from artificial sources from all its cereals.</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-remove-artificial-flavors-colors-cereal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Recommended Reading Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:39:00 +0000 521291 at http://supermarketnews.com Campbell Soup to buy salsa maker Garden Fresh http://supermarketnews.com/campbell-soup-buy-salsa-maker-garden-fresh <div class="node-body link-body">(Reuters) - Campbell Soup Co said it would buy salsa maker Garden Fresh Gourmet for $231 million to expand in the fresh and organic packaged foods business.</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/campbell-soup-buy-salsa-maker-garden-fresh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supplier News Recommended Reading Wed, 10 Jun 2015 18:22:00 +0000 520461 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: How can retailers and suppliers improve collaboration? http://supermarketnews.com/photo-galleries/gallery-how-can-retailers-and-suppliers-improve-collaboration <div class="node-body gallery-body">We asked five members of the industry: What are new collaboration directions for retailers and suppliers as the industry works to enhance these relationships?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-galleries/gallery-how-can-retailers-and-suppliers-improve-collaboration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-galleries/gallery-how-can-retailers-and-suppliers-improve-collaboration#comments Consumer Trends Photo Galleries Supplier News Tue, 02 Jun 2015 19:13:00 +0000 519541 at http://supermarketnews.com Hormel buys Applegate http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/hormel-buys-applegate <div class="node-body article-body">Hormel Foods announced it would purchase natural and organic brand Applegate Farms for approximately $775 million. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/hormel-buys-applegate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/hormel-buys-applegate#comments Latest News Meat Supplier News Organic & Natural Wed, 27 May 2015 15:00:00 +0000 519061 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Supervalu-Albertsons TSA wind-down, 10 key Kroger facts and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/gallery-supervalu-albertsons-tsa-wind-down-10-key-kroger-facts-and-more-tr <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week, readers of SN's e-newsletter also liked articles about Albertsons closing a Florida store, Ahold opening a fresh format in Boston, and the Blue Bell Ice Cream recall. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/gallery-supervalu-albertsons-tsa-wind-down-10-key-kroger-facts-and-more-tr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/gallery-supervalu-albertsons-tsa-wind-down-10-key-kroger-facts-and-more-tr#comments Retail & Financial Executive Changes Store Design & Construction Supplier News Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:08:00 +0000 516651 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>&lt;p&gt;Inserra Supermarkets said Monday that its newest store would open next month in Wallington, N.J.&lt;/p&gt;<br /> &lt;p&gt;&lt;strong&gt;&lt;a href=&quot;http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/inserra-sets-opening-wallington&quot; target=&quot;_blank&quot;&gt;Read the full story&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/strong&gt;&lt;/p&gt;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Blue Bell expands recall to all products http://supermarketnews.com/food-safety/blue-bell-expands-recall-all-products <div class="node-body article-body">Blue Bell Ice Cream, based in Brenham, Texas, announced last night that it is voluntarily recalling all of its products due to a risk of Listeria monocytogenes contamination. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/food-safety/blue-bell-expands-recall-all-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/food-safety/blue-bell-expands-recall-all-products#comments Latest News Food Safety Supplier News Center Store Tue, 21 Apr 2015 04:14:00 +0000 516061 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers could feel Kraft-Heinz merger 'pinch' http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/retailers-could-feel-kraft-heinz-merger-pinch <div class="node-body article-body">Kraft and Heinz have agreed to merge in a deal that will form The Kraft Heinz Co., the fifth largest food and beverage firm in the world and the third largest in North America.</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/supplier-news/retailers-could-feel-kraft-heinz-merger-pinch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/retailers-could-feel-kraft-heinz-merger-pinch#comments Latest News Supplier News Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:14:00 +0000 514051 at http://supermarketnews.com