Sustainability http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6697/more en At Worcester Walmart, it's gone with the wind turbines http://supermarketnews.com/worcester-walmart-its-gone-wind-turbines <div class="node-body link-body">Telegram.com reports that Walmart removed turbines from the parking lot of its Worcester supercenter in the last week and will now evaluate what it learned there and at two other U.S. sites, a spokeswoman for the company said. </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/worcester-walmart-its-gone-wind-turbines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Sustainability Recommended Reading Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:14:00 +0000 513991 at http://supermarketnews.com Hannaford's Portland, Maine, stores prepare for bag fee http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/hannafords-portland-maine-stores-prepare-bag-fee <div class="node-body article-body">Hannaford Bros. is helping its Portland, Maine, shoppers prepare for an upcoming disposable bag fee by giving away reusable bags for free.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/hannafords-portland-maine-stores-prepare-bag-fee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/hannafords-portland-maine-stores-prepare-bag-fee#comments Latest News Government Sustainability Delhaize America Hannaford Bros. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:33:00 +0000 513861 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2015: Unclear claims may hurt sustainability efforts http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-unclear-claims-may-hurt-sustainability-efforts <div class="node-body blog-body">Conflicting messaging and inconsistent execution around seafood sustainability likely causes confusion among consumers and could result in watered down claims.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-unclear-claims-may-hurt-sustainability-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-unclear-claims-may-hurt-sustainability-efforts#comments Seafood Total Access Event Coverage Sustainability 2015 Seafood Expo Total Access Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:31:00 +0000 513291 at http://supermarketnews.com Raley's wrapping up food sanitation rollout http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/raleys-wrapping-food-sanitation-rollout <div class="node-body article-body">Raley’s Supermarkets said Tuesday it is close to completing the rollout of a new environmentally friendly cleaning and sanitation program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/raleys-wrapping-food-sanitation-rollout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/raleys-wrapping-food-sanitation-rollout#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Food Safety Sustainability California Nevada Raley's Supermarkets sustainability Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:30:00 +0000 513391 at http://supermarketnews.com Seafood Expo 2015: Industry traceability initiative must address retailer concerns http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-industry-traceability-initiative-must-address-retailer-concerns <div class="node-body blog-body">Panelists gave an overview of the Consumer Information Transparency Initiative and what it might mean for retailers for tracking seafood and beyond.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-industry-traceability-initiative-must-address-retailer-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/seafood-expo-2015-industry-traceability-initiative-must-address-retailer-concerns#comments Seafood Sustainability 2015 Seafood Expo Total Access Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:30:00 +0000 513131 at http://supermarketnews.com Loblaw banners to stock PL imperfect produce http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/loblaw-banners-stock-pl-imperfect-produce <div class="node-body article-body">Loblaw banners in Ontario and Quebec will begin selling smaller misshapen produce at a discount under the retailer’s no name brand. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/loblaw-banners-stock-pl-imperfect-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/loblaw-banners-stock-pl-imperfect-produce#comments Latest News Produce & Floral Private Label Sustainability Loblaw Cos. Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:21:00 +0000 512941 at http://supermarketnews.com Natural Grocers exec explains yogurt switch http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/natural-grocers-exec-explains-yogurt-switch <div class="node-body article-body">In a presentation at Natural Products Expo West, Alan Lewis of Natural Grocers described how newly adopted standards in dairy are changing the composition of the yogurt department at the retailer’s stores. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/natural-grocers-exec-explains-yogurt-switch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/natural-grocers-exec-explains-yogurt-switch#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dairy Sustainability Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Mon, 09 Mar 2015 19:59:00 +0000 512201 at http://supermarketnews.com Buehler’s stocks local farmed Coho salmon year-round http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/buehler-s-stocks-local-farmed-coho-salmon-year-round <div class="node-body article-body">Buehler’s Fresh Foods now sells Coho salmon from an Ohio aquaculture farm all year long. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/buehler-s-stocks-local-farmed-coho-salmon-year-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/buehler-s-stocks-local-farmed-coho-salmon-year-round#comments Latest News Seafood Sustainability Mon, 09 Mar 2015 16:38:00 +0000 512071 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway to sell first Fair Trade seafood http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/safeway-sell-first-fair-trade-seafood <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway plans to offer Fair Trade Certified seafood, starting with wild-caught tuna. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/safeway-sell-first-fair-trade-seafood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/safeway-sell-first-fair-trade-seafood#comments Latest News Safeway Seafood Sustainability Safeway Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:46:00 +0000 510911 at http://supermarketnews.com Study: Sustainability saved Hannaford $15M in 2014 http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/study-sustainability-saved-hannaford-15m-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Sustainability practices are saving Hannaford Supermarkets around $15 million annually, while diverting 125 million pounds of waste from landfills and keeping more than 430 million pounds of greenhouse gases from being emitted. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/study-sustainability-saved-hannaford-15m-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/study-sustainability-saved-hannaford-15m-2014#comments Latest News Sustainability Delhaize America Hannaford Bros. 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