Opinions http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6699/more en Reinventing the jerky http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reinventing-jerky <div class="node-body blog-body">Riding the momentum of a number of food trends including humanely raised meats, high-protein foods and reinventing familiar tastes, a variety of elevated meat jerky products were on display as the show floor of Natural Products Expo East opened Thursday in Baltimore.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reinventing-jerky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reinventing-jerky#comments Latest News Meat Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo East Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:02:00 +0000 491011 at http://supermarketnews.com Online retailer uses unexpected marketing tactic http://supermarketnews.com/blog/online-retailer-uses-unexpected-marketing-tactic <div class="node-body blog-body">Relay Foods may be an online retailer, but its main marketing campaign isn’t a digital one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/online-retailer-uses-unexpected-marketing-tactic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/online-retailer-uses-unexpected-marketing-tactic#comments Total Access Event Coverage Online Retail 2014 Expo East Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:06:00 +0000 490991 at http://supermarketnews.com Five ways to advance natural products through digital http://supermarketnews.com/blog/five-ways-advance-natural-products-through-digital <div class="node-body blog-body">Natural products retailers and suppliers have big reasons to take a closer look at digital marketing strategies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/five-ways-advance-natural-products-through-digital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/five-ways-advance-natural-products-through-digital#comments Technology Marketing Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo East Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:20:00 +0000 490911 at http://supermarketnews.com Dietitians make bigger impact at Wakefern http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dietitians-make-bigger-impact-wakefern <div class="node-body blog-body">In less than a decade, Wakefern Food Corp. has expanded its dietitian program to cover some 102 of its stores, with plans for continued rollout.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dietitians-make-bigger-impact-wakefern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/dietitians-make-bigger-impact-wakefern#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East ShopRite Village Super Market Wakefern Food Corp. Total Access Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:41:00 +0000 490861 at http://supermarketnews.com Add some protein to that beverage http://supermarketnews.com/blog/add-some-protein-beverage <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Retailers should cater to lifestyle diets and focus on protein, said panelists at SN&rsquo;s Natural Products Expo East track in Baltimore.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/add-some-protein-beverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/add-some-protein-beverage#comments Latest News Beverage Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East Total Access Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:40:00 +0000 490851 at http://supermarketnews.com Supermarkets urged to take high road on wellness http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermarkets-urged-take-high-road-wellness <div class="node-body blog-body">Supermarkets need to step up their games in the face of mixed consumer reactions to their health and wellness efforts, Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert told an Expo East audience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermarkets-urged-take-high-road-wellness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermarkets-urged-take-high-road-wellness#comments Latest News Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East Total Access Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:18:00 +0000 490831 at http://supermarketnews.com Bugging out at SN's wellness event http://supermarketnews.com/blog/bugging-out-sns-wellness-event <div class="node-body blog-body">Crickets aren't the kind of thing you typically like to hear at a speaking engagement but in this case, it was totally apprporiate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/bugging-out-sns-wellness-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/bugging-out-sns-wellness-event#comments Latest News Natural Food Stores Total Access Event Coverage 2014 Expo East Wakefern Food Corp. Total Access Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:31:00 +0000 490801 at http://supermarketnews.com Schnucks encourages feedback on healthier meal deal http://supermarketnews.com/blog/schnucks-encourages-feedback-healthier-meal-deal <div class="node-body blog-body">In response to customer requests for a healthier meal deal with a beverage option other than soda, this week Schnuck Markets included ground turkey, bagged salad and iced tea as part of its Friday Drive Time Special. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/schnucks-encourages-feedback-healthier-meal-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/schnucks-encourages-feedback-healthier-meal-deal#comments Latest News SN Social Meals Schnuck Markets SN Social Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:21:00 +0000 490511 at http://supermarketnews.com Four crucial wellness questions for supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/blog/four-crucial-wellness-questions-supermarkets <div class="node-body blog-body">From consumer attitudes to emerging trends, the health and wellness space often produces more questions than answers for supermarkets. Four of these questions are showcased in this blog post that serves as a curtain raiser for SN's upcoming event at Natural Products Expo East. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/four-crucial-wellness-questions-supermarkets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/four-crucial-wellness-questions-supermarkets#comments Total Access Event Coverage Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East Total Access Sun, 14 Sep 2014 22:02:00 +0000 490441 at http://supermarketnews.com Behind the Ahold story http://supermarketnews.com/blog/behind-ahold-story <div class="node-body blog-body">Jon Springer, writer of the story “James McCann’s ambitious vision: Ahold USA goes from ‘good’ to ‘great’” that published in SN last month, talks about his research for the story and his perspective on Ahold's positioning. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/behind-ahold-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/behind-ahold-story#comments Retail & Financial SN Social Ahold USA Ahold USA SN Social Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:49:00 +0000 490161 at http://supermarketnews.com