WARMINSTER, Pa. — ShopRite shoppers here are navigating the federally run Health Insurance Marketplace
with assistance from a hospital concierge, under the store's Health Connections by Doylestown Hospital program ....More
The ad agency Victors & Spoils has created campaigns for some of the biggest brands in the food industry — Coca-Cola, Quiznos and General Mills among them. Until now, what they’d never done was try to figure out how to sell broccoli....More
(Reuters) - McDonald's Corp and Kraft Foods Group Inc plan in 2014 to test sales of McCafe-branded packaged coffees at grocery stores and other retail locations in multiple U.S. markets, the companies said on Wednesday....More
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Starting in 2014 Produce Marketing Association growers, suppliers and retailers will be able to use Sesame Street characters to encourage children to eat produce without a licensing fee....More
Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert samples five new products this week: Goldfish baked puffs, arrabiata pasta sauce, organic freeze-dried acai powder, Duchy Originals shortbread cookies, and a truffle parmesan mac & cheese....More
NEW YORK — Starbucks opened the first of what could grow into a chain of 1,000 tea houses over the next five to 10 years, in a posh neighborhood just off Central Park on Manhattan’s Upper East Side last week.
WASHINGTON — After recalling 22,800 pounds of ready-to-eat products last week, Resers Fine Foods has expanded the list of recalled items on Saturday, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Department of Agriculture....More
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Coborn’s Inc. said it plans to acquire four Captain Jack’s liquor stores in Bismarck, N.D., and one Bill’s Liquor store in Mandan, N.D., pending approval of license transfers....More
NEW ORLEANS — The Produce Marketing Association’s food safety experts gathered here at the annual Fresh Summit conference earlier this month to explain some of the nuances and answer questions on the Food Safety Modernization Act....More
CHICAGO – The grand reopening of a downtown Jewel-Osco here is the first of more than 25 remodels planned for the market that feature expanded service and more perishable offerings and specialty product.
WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration intends to recommend to the Department of Health and Human Services that hydrocodone combination products like Vicodin be reclassified to a more restrictive schedule....More