Sustainability http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6697/more en Nebraska Hy-Vee stores recycle food waste http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/nebraska-hy-vee-stores-recycle-food-waste <div class="node-body article-body">Twenty-five Hy-Vee stores in Nebraska have begun turning organic waste into compost, biogas and animal feed through a partnership with Sanimax. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/nebraska-hy-vee-stores-recycle-food-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/nebraska-hy-vee-stores-recycle-food-waste#comments Latest News Sustainability Hy-Vee Food Stores Wed, 06 May 2015 19:05:00 +0000 517401 at http://supermarketnews.com Corrugated Industry Significantly Improves Environmental Performance http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/corrugated-industry-significantly-improves-environmental-performance <div class="node-body article-body">Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduced 32 Percent from 2006 to 2010</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/corrugated-industry-significantly-improves-environmental-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/corrugated-industry-significantly-improves-environmental-performance#comments Sustainability Sponsored Content corrugated industry corrugated packaging alliance Greenhouse Gas Emissions Wed, 06 May 2015 11:00:00 +0000 516381 at http://supermarketnews.com Wax Coating Usage Drops Below 3% of Total Corrugated Industry Annual Shipments http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/wax-coating-usage-drops-below-3-total-corrugated-industry-annual-shipments <div class="node-body article-body">A recent study shows the corrugated industry continues to dramatically decrease its use of wax coatings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/wax-coating-usage-drops-below-3-total-corrugated-industry-annual-shipments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/wax-coating-usage-drops-below-3-total-corrugated-industry-annual-shipments#comments Sustainability Sponsored Content corrugated industry corrugated packaging alliance wax coatings Fri, 01 May 2015 11:00:00 +0000 516331 at http://supermarketnews.com Food retailers champion sustainable sourcing http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/food-retailers-champion-sustainable-sourcing <div class="node-body article-body">The food retail industry underscored the importance of sustainable sourcing during a recent Twitter chat produced by Food Marketing Institute.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/food-retailers-champion-sustainable-sourcing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/food-retailers-champion-sustainable-sourcing#comments Sustainability Festival Foods Kroger Co. Publix Super Markets Wal-Mart Stores 2015 Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:12:00 +0000 516791 at http://supermarketnews.com SN, FMI set Sustainability Twitter Chat http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/sn-fmi-set-sustainability-twitter-chat <div class="node-body article-body">SN will team up with Food Marketing Institute this Thursday, April 23, from noon to 1 p.m. Eastern, for a Twitter Chat on Sustainable Sourcing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/sn-fmi-set-sustainability-twitter-chat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/sn-fmi-set-sustainability-twitter-chat#comments Latest News Sustainability Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:15:00 +0000 516171 at http://supermarketnews.com Stater Bros. rolls out new green initiatives http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stater-bros-rolls-out-new-green-initiatives <div class="node-body article-body">Stater Bros. Markets said Tuesday it is implementing new and improved programs geared to expanding its environmentally-friendly practices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stater-bros-rolls-out-new-green-initiatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stater-bros-rolls-out-new-green-initiatives#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Sustainability California Energy efficient Stater Bros. Markets Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:13:00 +0000 516161 at http://supermarketnews.com Smart & Final revitalizes Sun Harvest brand as sustainable PL line http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/smart-final-revitalizes-sun-harvest-brand-sustainable-pl-line <div class="node-body article-body">Smart & Final has made a big addition to its natural, organic and sustainable offerings with a rebrand of its Sun Harvest private label. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/smart-final-revitalizes-sun-harvest-brand-sustainable-pl-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/smart-final-revitalizes-sun-harvest-brand-sustainable-pl-line#comments Latest News Nonfood & Pharmacy Meat Center Store Private Label Organic & Natural Sustainability Smart & Final Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:05:00 +0000 516121 at http://supermarketnews.com Stop & Shop, Wegmans turn food waste into energy http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stop-shop-wegmans-turn-food-waste-energy <div class="node-body article-body">Stop & Shop announced it has broken ground on an anaerobic digester at a distribution center, while Wegmans said it would begin a pilot in May to transfer food waste from four stores in Syracuse, N.Y., to anaerobic digesters on local farms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stop-shop-wegmans-turn-food-waste-energy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stop-shop-wegmans-turn-food-waste-energy#comments Community Service Latest News Sustainability Stop & Shop Wegmans Food Markets Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:24:00 +0000 516091 at http://supermarketnews.com Fair Trade on the rise at Choices Markets http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/fair-trade-rise-choices-markets <div class="node-body article-body">Canadian natural and organic retailer Choices Markets is rapidly expanding its Fair Trade Certified product offerings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/fair-trade-rise-choices-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/fair-trade-rise-choices-markets#comments Latest News Nonfood & Pharmacy Produce & Floral Natural Food Stores Center Store Sustainability British Columbia Online Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:36:00 +0000 515941 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Fair trade body care products are growing in popularity at Choices Markets.</p> How will the California drought affect food retailing? http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-will-california-drought-affect-food-retailing <div class="node-body blog-body">In the wake of Gov. Jerry Brown&rsquo;s order to impose mandatory cuts to water usage for the first time in the California&rsquo;s history, much has been made about the state&rsquo;s use of water for agriculture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/viewpoints">Viewpoints</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-will-california-drought-affect-food-retailing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-will-california-drought-affect-food-retailing#comments Produce & Floral SN Viewpoints Sustainability Viewpoints Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:51:00 +0000 515301 at http://supermarketnews.com