Sustainability en Gallery: Food trends on the horizon <div class="node-body gallery-body">Cake for breakfast, produce on the butcher block and food trash turns treasure. SN’s editors select the top 10 trends from food and beverage researchers' predictions for 2017. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bakery Health & Wellness Organic & Natural Produce & Floral Deli Sustainability Prepared Foods Seafood Center Store Tue, 22 Nov 2016 20:52:00 +0000 554301 at Northgate shows off waste-to-energy system <div class="node-body article-body">Northgate Gonzalez Market has begun turning its food waste into energy using Emerson’s Grind2Energy system. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News The New Consumer Sustainability Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:54:00 +0000 554151 at Northgate Gonzalez Markets 5 things we learned from SpartanNash's first corporate responsibility report <div class="node-body article-body">SpartanNash released its first corporate responsibility report to highlight progress in corporate giving, volunteering, recycling and other environmental initiatives.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Organic & Natural Sustainability Tue, 15 Nov 2016 19:14:00 +0000 554051 at Walmart sets bold new sustainability goals <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores President and CEO Doug McMillon announced the company’s new 2025 sustainability targets for food, waste and energy Friday.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Walmart Produce & Floral Sustainability Private Label Registration Fri, 04 Nov 2016 18:47:00 +0000 553671 at Walmart Raley's owner to debut Market 5-ONE-5 <div class="node-body article-body">An in-store nutritionist, chef, butcher and other store personnel will educate shoppers about the origins and nutritional value of foods merchandised at Market 5-ONE-5, a new grocery store that will emphasize transparency, Levi Wingo, general manager of Market 5-ONE-5 told SN. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News The New Consumer Health & Wellness Store Design & Construction Organic & Natural Sustainability Registration Wed, 02 Nov 2016 15:43:00 +0000 553521 at <p>Market 5-ONE-5 is scheduled to debut next spring in Sacramento, Calif. (Graphic: Business Wire)</p> Whole Foods completes 'Responsibly Grown' rollout <div class="field-deck"> New store labeling simplified for customers and staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market has completed the rollout of its simplified “Responsibly Grown” in-store produce labeling that was initiated last year.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Organic & Natural Produce & Floral Sustainability Registration Tue, 01 Nov 2016 18:49:00 +0000 553501 at <p>The program addresses &ldquo;important agriculture issues affecting human health and the environment.&rdquo;</p> New program offers discounts on soon-to-expire products <div class="node-body article-body">A new program called Stop Waste Together that launched last month aims to reduce food waste by selling soon-to-expire products at discounted prices. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sustainability Center Store Registration Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:38:00 +0000 553131 at Metcalfe's Market Shoppers Food & Pharmacy latest to launch Misfit produce <div class="node-body article-body">Produce supplier Robinson Fresh announced that Supervalu’s Shoppers Food & Pharmacy would be the latest retailer to sell Misfit “ugly” produce. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Produce & Floral Supervalu Sustainability Wed, 05 Oct 2016 15:42:00 +0000 552291 at 6 things the seafood industry needs to know right now <div class="node-body article-body">Here are six major points that we took away from the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sustainable Foods Institute deep dive under the surface of the seafood industry. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sustainability Seafood Registration Wed, 05 Oct 2016 15:33:00 +0000 552271 at <p>Consumers are coming around to the idea of seafood with a pedigree.</p> Tara Fitzpatrick Natural retailers honored at Expo East <div class="node-body article-body">Turnip Truck, a Nashville-based natural foods store whose reputation for quality prepared foods is helping extend its reach beyond core natural shoppers, was one of four natural food merchants honored as Retailers of the Year by New Hope Network at Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore late Friday.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Organic & Natural Sustainability Prepared Foods Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:29:00 +0000 551891 at <p>Alameda Natural Grocery, San Francisco, was one of four natural food merchants honored as Retailers of the Year by <em>New Hope Network</em> at Natural Products Expo East.</p> New Hope Network