PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. — The NPD Group, a consumer market research company, has confirmed more meals are still being eaten at home, and has shown kids influence what they eat for breakfast, but not what they eat for dinner....More
With the opening of a new store in Gillette, N.J., Kings Food Markets debuted a concept called MarketSquare, which brings together all the fresh departments in one large area at the front of the store.
NEW YORK — As retailers continue to place an emphasis on the perimeter aisles and roll out prepared meal concepts, SN is introducing a new resource for retailers to follow the latest fresh food news....More
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. — The NPD Group, a market research and global information company, reports that customers visiting restaurants because of a “meal deal” were down last year from the prior year....More
WASHINGTON — After a new bill was introduced last week that would exempt grocery stores and convenience stores from labeling prepared foods with calories, the National Restaurant Association announced the group opposes the new legislation....More
WASHINGTON — Food Marketing Institute has reinforced its position on calorie-count menu labeling —that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s menu labeling regulations should not extend to grocery stores....More
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — The Price Chopper foodservice team is busy developing new recipes for 16 new quick-service areas launching at the "Store of the Decade" in Latham in November. The team is also rolling out of a customized subs program and a soup nutrition information program.
NEW YORK — After a test run last year from its Stamford, Conn., store, Fairway Market for the first time will offer a full kosher menu for Passover from three new kosher kitchens — in Stamford, Westbury, N.Y., and Paramus, N.J....More
LEBANON, Tenn. — Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, a fast-casual restaurant widely known for its over-the-top comfort foods — and never mind the calories — has actually jumped on the low-cal bandwagon....More
ATLANTA — Adults have consumed fewer of their daily calories from fast food in recent years than they did a few years ago, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....More