Prepared Foods en Users like meal kits, but outlook uncertain: Study <div class="node-body article-body"><p>While there is a lot of buzz around meal kit delivery services like Blue Apron and HelloFresh, trial of such services is relatively low, according to a report from NPD Group released Wednesday.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News The New Consumer Prepared Foods Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:33:00 +0000 548421 at Produce taking more of the plate at restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">Vegetables are at the center of the plate or a “very strong second” at restaurants today, Kevin Brown, president and CEO of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, told United Fresh attendees.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Produce & Floral Deli Prepared Foods Registration Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:30:00 +0000 546871 at Supermarket chefs share recipes for success <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Three winners of FMI&rsquo;s Supermarket Chefs competition shared their recipes for winning at their jobs everyday during a panel discussion Tuesday at FMI Connect in Chicago.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Prepared Foods Tue, 21 Jun 2016 23:44:00 +0000 546841 at CPG partners give Peapod meal kits an edge, exec says <div class="node-body article-body">Peapod meal kits have been very successful in test markets, thanks in part to partnerships with CPG brands, said Peg Merzbacher, VP of regional marketing for the online grocer. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ahold USA Prepared Foods Center Store Ahold USA Peapod Registration Mon, 13 Jun 2016 18:55:00 +0000 546311 at <p>One of Peapod&#39;s new kits is Zucchini Noodles with Fresh Veggie Primavera by Hunt&#39;s. (Photo courtesy of Peapod)</p> Gallery: Upgrade your deli or bakery with ideas from IDDBA's Show & Sell <div class="node-body gallery-body">With more than double the space for this year’s Show & Sell Center at Dairy-Deli-Bake, team members had a lot of room to play with creative concepts and stylish merchandising. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bakery News Deli Prepared Foods Thu, 09 Jun 2016 21:03:00 +0000 546201 at Specialty food sales surge <div class="node-body article-body">Retail dollar sales of specialty products grew 19.7% from 2013-2015, according to a Specialty Food Association report.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bakery Beverage Prepared Foods Dairy Center Store Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:09:00 +0000 545011 at Specialty foods get special treatment <div class="node-body article-body">Millennials lead quest for ‘cleaner’ specialty items as retailers tailor assortments for local demographics.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The New Consumer Beverage Health & Wellness Organic & Natural Prepared Foods Center Store Product Categories Barons Market Straub's Markets United Natural Foods Online Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0000 545001 at Deli gourmet from the microwave <div class="field-deck"> Retailers are delivering restaurant-quality heat-and-eat meals </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers are delivering restaurant-quality heat-and-eat meals.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deli Prepared Foods Raley's Supermarkets Straub's Markets Online Tue, 31 May 2016 16:00:00 +0000 544881 at Peapod adds to meal kit line with ConAgra, Campbell's <div class="node-body article-body">Select Peapod customers will have more meal kit options as the retailer launches new kits designed with ConAgra Foods and Campbell Soup Company. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News The New Consumer Produce & Floral Online Retail Prepared Foods Meat Center Store Peapod Tue, 24 May 2016 16:12:00 +0000 545021 at <p>Peapod&#39;s new meal kits come with precut and premeasured ingredients. (Photo courtesy of Peapod)</p> Foodtown chefs honored in N.J. competition <div class="node-body article-body">Chefs Miguel Morales and Marisa Ricardo of Food Circus Foodtown supermarkets were named champions in a competition between supermarket chefs at the New Jersey Food Council’s annual Trade Relations meeting last week in Atlantic City, N.J.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Deli Prepared Foods Foodtown Kings Super Markets Village Super Market Wegmans Food Markets Mon, 16 May 2016 20:24:00 +0000 544621 at