Produce http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6715/more en Lowes lets customers clip own herbs http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/lowes-lets-customers-clip-own-herbs <div class="node-body article-body">Remodeled Lowes Foods stores include a “clip your own herbs” section.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/lowes-lets-customers-clip-own-herbs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/lowes-lets-customers-clip-own-herbs#comments Latest News Produce & Floral Produce Organic & Natural Lowe's Food Stores Mon, 09 Mar 2015 14:55:00 +0000 511981 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Home grown produce at King Kullen http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/gallery-home-grown-produce-king-kullen <div class="node-body gallery-body">King Kullen Grocery Co., Bethpage, N.Y., focuses on locally grown and organic produce.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/gallery-home-grown-produce-king-kullen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/gallery-home-grown-produce-king-kullen#comments Produce & Floral Produce Organic & Natural Photo Gallery King Kullen Grocery Co. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:10:00 +0000 511601 at http://supermarketnews.com Kings revamps salad bar at N.J. store http://supermarketnews.com/meals/kings-revamps-salad-bar-nj-store <div class="node-body article-body">A recently renovated Kings Food Markets store in Morristown, N.J., features an upscale salad bar concept called Salad Mixology. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meals/kings-revamps-salad-bar-nj-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meals/kings-revamps-salad-bar-nj-store#comments Latest News Produce & Floral Meals Produce Kings Food Markets Tue, 03 Mar 2015 19:17:00 +0000 511291 at http://supermarketnews.com 'Thunder' to reach produce at Ahold's U.S. stores http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/thunder-reach-produce-aholds-us-stores <div class="node-body article-body">The third phase of Ahold's "Project Thunder" transformations — this one focused on a comprehensive revamping of produce departments at its U.S. stores — is underway with a goal of improving produce sales by 3% to 5% at renovated locations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/thunder-reach-produce-aholds-us-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/thunder-reach-produce-aholds-us-stores#comments Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Ahold USA Produce Ahold USA Quarterly Results Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:53:00 +0000 510831 at http://supermarketnews.com Farmers' markets going virtual in a surprising way http://supermarketnews.com/produce/farmers-markets-going-virtual-surprising-way <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Shopper interest in a more direct connection between food production and consumption has fueled the growth of farmers&rsquo; markets, and it&rsquo;s been good to see food retailers reaching out to meet this desire. I&rsquo;m thinking of Ball&rsquo;s in Kansas City, Lowes Foods in North Carolina and Strack &amp; Van Til in Chicago. Now a surprising new competitor has entered the farmer&rsquo;s market &ldquo;market&rdquo;: <a href="http://Overstock.com">Overstock.com</a>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce/farmers-markets-going-virtual-surprising-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce/farmers-markets-going-virtual-surprising-way#comments Produce & Floral Marketing Produce Mon, 23 Feb 2015 20:46:00 +0000 509551 at http://supermarketnews.com Stealing ideas for added value products http://supermarketnews.com/blog/stealing-ideas-added-value-products <div class="node-body blog-body">As I started pulling together examples of fresh ideas in produce, meat and deli, it occurred to me that some of the most interesting and unique finds actually may have been “borrowed” from somewhere else. </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/stealing-ideas-added-value-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/stealing-ideas-added-value-products#comments Produce & Floral SN Viewpoints Deli Produce Viewpoints Fri, 20 Feb 2015 20:15:00 +0000 508731 at http://supermarketnews.com Harmons, Sendik’s see lift from fresh-cut http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/harmons-sendik-s-see-lift-fresh-cut <div class="node-body article-body">Harmons and Sendik’s Food Market dedicate a lot of resources to their fresh-cut produce programs and continue to see sales results, the retailers said during an NGA Show panel. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/harmons-sendik-s-see-lift-fresh-cut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/produce-floral/harmons-sendik-s-see-lift-fresh-cut#comments Latest News Produce & Floral Produce 2015 NGA Show Harmons Tue, 10 Feb 2015 01:54:00 +0000 506521 at http://supermarketnews.com Affiliated offers training in meat, produce techniques http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/affiliated-offers-training-meat-produce-techniques <div class="node-body article-body">To develop meat cutters and produce merchandisers with the skill to help independents differentiate themselves, Affiliated Foods has developed a new series of training programs to enable employees at member companies to gain the know-how they need.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/affiliated-offers-training-meat-produce-techniques" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/affiliated-offers-training-meat-produce-techniques#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Meat Produce Affiliated Foods Registration Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:11:00 +0000 505131 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Jeff Anderson, an Affiliated Foods&#39; meat merchandisers (second from left with tan hat), teaches students how to cut a pork loin.</p> 2 King Kullen perishables executives retire http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/2-king-kullen-perishables-executives-retire <div class="node-body article-body">King Kullen announced the retirement of two long-time perishables executives: Sue Brooks, director of bakery and frozen foods, and Guy Savio, produce and floral coordinator.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/2-king-kullen-perishables-executives-retire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/2-king-kullen-perishables-executives-retire#comments Latest News Bakery Executive Changes Produce & Floral Produce King Kullen Grocery Co. Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:49:00 +0000 502821 at http://supermarketnews.com Take SN's Whole Health survey http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/take-sns-whole-health-survey <div class="node-body article-body">SN is conducting its annual Whole Health survey, providing an industry-wide snapshot of how retailers, wholesalers and suppliers view the health and wellness and natural /organic space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/take-sns-whole-health-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/take-sns-whole-health-survey#comments Latest News Health & Wellness Produce Center Store Speciality Fri, 09 Jan 2015 22:01:00 +0000 502351 at http://supermarketnews.com