Sustainability http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6697/more en Retailers, suppliers take the lead on cage-free eggs http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-suppliers-take-lead-cage-free-eggs <div class="node-body blog-body">Treating animals better and providing consumers with a safer product seems to be the push that everyone — grocery chains, CPG giants and egg producers — supports. </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/retailers-suppliers-take-lead-cage-free-eggs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-suppliers-take-lead-cage-free-eggs#comments SN Viewpoints Sustainability Dairy Viewpoints Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:08:00 +0000 538481 at http://supermarketnews.com ShopRite debuts premium PL frozen shrimp http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/shoprite-debuts-premium-pl-frozen-shrimp <div class="node-body article-body">ShopRite has introduced a new frozen shrimp line under its premium private label brand that is preservative- and antibiotic-free, and sustainably sourced. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/shoprite-debuts-premium-pl-frozen-shrimp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/shoprite-debuts-premium-pl-frozen-shrimp#comments Latest News Sustainability Seafood Private Label ShopRite Mon, 08 Feb 2016 21:33:00 +0000 538261 at http://supermarketnews.com Hy-Vee sources 100% sustainable fresh, PL frozen seafood http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/hy-vee-sources-100-sustainable-fresh-pl-frozen-seafood <div class="node-body article-body">Hy-Vee now sources all of its fresh and private label frozen seafood from sustainable sources, the retailer announced.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/hy-vee-sources-100-sustainable-fresh-pl-frozen-seafood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/hy-vee-sources-100-sustainable-fresh-pl-frozen-seafood#comments Latest News Sustainability Seafood Hy-Vee Food Stores Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:02:00 +0000 537921 at http://supermarketnews.com Wegmans bans cosmetics containing microbeads http://supermarketnews.com/wegmans-bans-cosmetics-containing-microbeads <div class="node-body link-body">Global Cosmetics News — Wegmans is set to remove a wide range of cosmetic products containing microbeads from its shelves in February.</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/wegmans-bans-cosmetics-containing-microbeads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nonfood & Pharmacy Sustainability Recommended Reading Tue, 05 Jan 2016 20:36:00 +0000 535591 at http://supermarketnews.com No more free grocery bags in Sacramento http://supermarketnews.com/no-more-free-grocery-bags-sacramento <div class="node-body link-body">The Sacramento Bee — Free shopping bags at Sacramento grocery stores officially became a thing of the past on New Year’s Day, as retailers began implementing a new city ordinance that forbids free take-out plastic bags at supermarkets, convenience stores and larger pharmacies.</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/no-more-free-grocery-bags-sacramento" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sustainability Recommended Reading Mon, 04 Jan 2016 21:37:00 +0000 535491 at http://supermarketnews.com Disruptors 2015: Mark Crumpacker, Chipotle http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/disruptors-2015-mark-crumpacker-chipotle <div class="node-body article-body">Mark Crumpacker, Chipotle Mexican Grill’s chief creative and development officer, knows exactly what makes his company special. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/disruptors-2015-mark-crumpacker-chipotle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/disruptors-2015-mark-crumpacker-chipotle#comments Meals Sustainability Online Tue, 01 Dec 2015 18:42:00 +0000 532481 at http://supermarketnews.com Disruptors 2015: Wendy Collie, New Seasons Market http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/disruptors-2015-wendy-collie-new-seasons-market <div class="node-body article-body">Wendy Collie, CEO of New Seasons Market, believes in the company’s mission — to serve its communities, employees and vendors — and she hopes to spread that mission to other retailers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/disruptors-2015-wendy-collie-new-seasons-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/disruptors-2015-wendy-collie-new-seasons-market#comments Community Service Retail & Financial Sustainability New Seasons Market Wendy Collie Online Tue, 01 Dec 2015 18:26:00 +0000 532471 at http://supermarketnews.com Hy-Vee, Costco say no to GE salmon http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/hy-vee-costco-say-no-ge-salmon <div class="node-body article-body">In the wake of the FDA’s approval of genetically engineered salmon last week, Costco and Hy-Vee have issued statements declaring they will not sell the fish. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/hy-vee-costco-say-no-ge-salmon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/hy-vee-costco-say-no-ge-salmon#comments Latest News Sustainability Seafood Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:47:00 +0000 532851 at http://supermarketnews.com Columbus to try plastic recycling program http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/columbus-try-plastic-recycling-program <div class="node-body article-body">The Ohio Grocers Association said the city of Columbus plans to launch a voluntary pilot project early next year to increase plastic-bag recycling and encourage use of reusable bags rather than implement a ban or surcharge on single-use plastics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/columbus-try-plastic-recycling-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/columbus-try-plastic-recycling-program#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Sustainability Ohio Fri, 06 Nov 2015 18:53:00 +0000 531381 at http://supermarketnews.com Stater Bros. wins third-straight GreenChill award http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stater-bros-wins-third-straight-greenchill-award <div class="node-body article-body">Stater Bros. Markets has received the GreenChill Partnership’s “best emissions rate” award from the Environmental Protection Agency for the third year in a row.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stater-bros-wins-third-straight-greenchill-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/stater-bros-wins-third-straight-greenchill-award#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Sustainability Energy efficient Stater Bros. Markets Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:47:00 +0000 529101 at http://supermarketnews.com