Sustainability http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6697/more en Kroger video series highlights seafood sustainability (with video) http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/kroger-video-series-highlights-seafood-sustainability-video <div class="node-body article-body">In a series of videos, Kroger Co. has detailed its sustainability initiatives for fresh, frozen and canned seafood. </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/seafood/kroger-video-series-highlights-seafood-sustainability-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/kroger-video-series-highlights-seafood-sustainability-video#comments Latest News Kroger Seafood Sustainability Kroger Co. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:20:00 +0000 472181 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods store to convert waste to fertilizer (with video) http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/whole-foods-store-convert-waste-fertilizer-video <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market’s store in Bellevue, Wash., is expected to announce an agreement to deploy a new processor that turns food waste into organic fertilizer to be sold to farmers and consumers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/whole-foods-store-convert-waste-fertilizer-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/whole-foods-store-convert-waste-fertilizer-video#comments Latest News Store Design & Construction Sustainability Whole Foods Market Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:07:00 +0000 472081 at http://supermarketnews.com Big Y to add dairy case doors http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/big-y-add-dairy-case-doors <div class="node-body article-body">Big Y Foods plans to install dairy case doors in 25 stores this spring as a way to save energy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/big-y-add-dairy-case-doors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/big-y-add-dairy-case-doors#comments Latest News Store Design & Construction Dairy Sustainability Big Y Foods Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:21:00 +0000 471781 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 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 Target curates 'better for you' product collection http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/target-curates-better-you-product-collection <div class="node-body article-body">Target Corp. is grouping 17 natural, organic and sustainable brands as part of a “better for you” collection called “Made to Matter — Handpicked by Target.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/target-curates-better-you-product-collection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/target-curates-better-you-product-collection#comments Latest News Marketing Sustainability Target Corp. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:54:00 +0000 470601 at http://supermarketnews.com Animal feed rule would limit grain donation: brewers http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/animal-feed-rule-would-limit-grain-donation-brewers <div class="node-body article-body">A rule proposed under the Food Safety Modernization Act regarding animal feed would unnecessarily limit the centuries-old practice of beer brewers donating or selling their spent grain to farmers and ranchers by classifying them as feed producers, contend industry groups.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/animal-feed-rule-would-limit-grain-donation-brewers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/animal-feed-rule-would-limit-grain-donation-brewers#comments Latest News Beverage Meat Food Safety Dairy Laws & Regulations Sustainability Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:55:00 +0000 469821 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway commits to sustainable palm oil http://supermarketnews.com/safeway/safeway-commits-sustainable-palm-oil <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway will give preference to suppliers of 100% verified sustainable palm oil and set a goal of using only sustainable palm oil in all of its Safeway-brand products, said New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli in a statement, Tuesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/safeway/safeway-commits-sustainable-palm-oil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/safeway/safeway-commits-sustainable-palm-oil#comments Latest News Safeway Sustainability Private Label Safeway Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:18:00 +0000 469171 at http://supermarketnews.com Wal-Mart pushes plan to reduce fertilizer http://supermarketnews.com/wal-mart-pushes-plan-reduce-fertilizer <div class="node-body link-body">Wal-Mart said in the fall it would require suppliers of crops, including corn, wheat and soy, to begin developing fertilizer-optimization plans.</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/wal-mart-pushes-plan-reduce-fertilizer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Sustainability Recommended Reading Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:02:00 +0000 468991 at http://supermarketnews.com Save Mart partners on food recycling http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/save-mart-partners-food-recycling <div class="node-body article-body">Save Mart Supermarkets has formed a partnership with California Safe Soil to recycle the retailer’s food scraps into fertilizer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/save-mart-partners-food-recycling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/save-mart-partners-food-recycling#comments Latest News Sustainability Save Mart Supermarkets Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:54:00 +0000 467921 at http://supermarketnews.com