Sustainability http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6697/more en What is the future of food? http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/what-future-food <div class="node-body article-body">We are quickly going to be entering an era where water scarcity becomes one of the biggest issues in this country and certainly the biggest issue on the planet as the world population could reach 10 billion people by 2050.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/what-future-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/what-future-food#comments Sustainability Fri, 26 Jun 2015 18:42:00 +0000 521761 at http://supermarketnews.com Consumer Goods Forum targets food waste http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/consumer-goods-forum-targets-food-waste <div class="node-body article-body">Responding to what it termed as “an enormous environmental, social and economic challenge,” the Consumer Goods Forum on Wednesday agreed on a resolution to halve food waste by 2025. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/consumer-goods-forum-targets-food-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/consumer-goods-forum-targets-food-waste#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Sustainability Registration Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:06:00 +0000 521551 at http://supermarketnews.com Raley's to pilot imperfect produce sales http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/raleys-pilot-imperfect-produce-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Raley’s plans to begin selling aesthetically imperfect fruit and vegetables at 10 stores in Northern California in July, according to a company spokesperson. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/raleys-pilot-imperfect-produce-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/raleys-pilot-imperfect-produce-sales#comments Latest News Produce & Floral Sustainability Raley's Supermarkets Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:13:00 +0000 521191 at http://supermarketnews.com Traceable seafood honored with NEXTY awards http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/traceable-seafood-honored-nexty-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Several transparently marketed seafood products and a sourdough pasta have been honored with 2015 Natural Products Expo West NEXTY awards, which recognize standout innovations in the natural products space. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/traceable-seafood-honored-nexty-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/traceable-seafood-honored-nexty-awards#comments Latest News Seafood Health & Wellness Center Store Organic & Natural Speciality Sustainability Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:29:00 +0000 520861 at http://supermarketnews.com Store brand sustainability key at Albertsons, Price Chopper http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/store-brand-sustainability-key-albertsons-price-chopper <div class="node-body article-body">Sustainable sourcing can improve the value proposition of a private label. The challenge, however, is communicating the sustainability message.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/store-brand-sustainability-key-albertsons-price-chopper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/store-brand-sustainability-key-albertsons-price-chopper#comments Latest News FMI Connect Sustainability Albertsons Price Chopper Supermarkets Safeway Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:31:00 +0000 520571 at http://supermarketnews.com Delhaize cites sustainability progress at Hannaford, Food Lion http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/delhaize-cites-sustainability-progress-hannaford-food-lion <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Hannaford&rsquo;s private brand work with the Sustainable Packaging Coalition is one of many sustainability advancements within in the Delhaize Group, according to Delhaize&rsquo;s just-released sustainability progress report. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/delhaize-cites-sustainability-progress-hannaford-food-lion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/delhaize-cites-sustainability-progress-hannaford-food-lion#comments Latest News Private Label Sustainability Delhaize Group Food Lion Hannaford Bros. Thu, 28 May 2015 16:17:00 +0000 519211 at http://supermarketnews.com Corrugated Remains Most Recycled Packaging Material http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/corrugated-remains-most-recycled-packaging-material <div class="node-body article-body">Corrugated packaging has long been the hero of recycling efforts in the United States, and according to the U.S. EPA, the recovery of corrugated packaging far outstrips that of other packaging materials.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/corrugated-remains-most-recycled-packaging-material" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/corrugated-remains-most-recycled-packaging-material#comments Sustainability Sponsored Content corrugated industry corrugated packaging alliance recycling Wed, 27 May 2015 20:00:00 +0000 518641 at http://supermarketnews.com FMI Connect takes deeper dive into fresh foods http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/fmi-connect-takes-deeper-dive-fresh-foods <div class="node-body article-body">FMI Connect is putting increased focus on fresh foods with new exhibit and education elements at the Chicago event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/fmi-connect-takes-deeper-dive-fresh-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/fmi-connect-takes-deeper-dive-fresh-foods#comments FMI Connect Meals Meat Sustainability FMI Food Marketing Institute Tue, 26 May 2015 16:45:00 +0000 518911 at http://supermarketnews.com Stop & Shop steps up on sustainability http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stop-shop-steps-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body">An in-depth look at Stop & Shop's recent sustainability efforts, including its carbon footprint reduction goals and renewable energy installations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stop-shop-steps-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stop-shop-steps-sustainability#comments Sustainability Stop & Shop Online Fri, 22 May 2015 15:35:00 +0000 518821 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Stop &amp; Shop has installed solar panels on the roofs of 31 stores, including one in Rhinebeck, N.Y. (Photo courtesy of Stop &amp; Shop)</p> Walmart announces sweeping update to animal welfare policy http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-announces-sweeping-update-animal-welfare-policy <div class="node-body article-body">Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club U.S. on Friday revealed comprehensive new policies around animal welfare and antibiotic use on farms along with expectations for its suppliers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-announces-sweeping-update-animal-welfare-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/walmart-announces-sweeping-update-animal-welfare-policy#comments Latest News Walmart Meat Dairy Sustainability Sam's Club Wal-Mart Stores Fri, 22 May 2015 14:40:00 +0000 518791 at http://supermarketnews.com