Speciality http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6716/more en Aldi named SN's Retail Achievement Award winner http://supermarketnews.com/retail-achievement-award/aldi-named-sns-retail-achievement-award-winner <div class="node-body article-body">Aldi, the food retailer demonstrating new possibilities for the limited-assortment discount format, has been selected as this year’s winner of the Retail Achievement Award by SN. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-achievement-award/aldi-named-sns-retail-achievement-award-winner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-achievement-award/aldi-named-sns-retail-achievement-award-winner#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Limited Assortment Marketing Organic & Natural SN Awards Private Label Speciality Retail Achievement Award Aldi Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:44:00 +0000 525741 at http://supermarketnews.com Craft beverages tap into local, premium trends http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/craft-beverages-tap-local-premium-trends <div class="node-body article-body">Consumer concerns about the healthfulness of carbonated soft drinks — along with a growing interest in locally made products, innovative flavors and more natural ingredients — are playing right into the hands of the craft soda industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/craft-beverages-tap-local-premium-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/craft-beverages-tap-local-premium-trends#comments Latest News Beverage Center Store Speciality Wed, 19 Aug 2015 20:32:00 +0000 525381 at http://supermarketnews.com Key Food to open New Brunswick site http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/key-food-open-new-brunswick-site <div class="node-body article-body">A new Key Food Marketplace is scheduled to open this week in New Brunswick, N.J., Key Food Stores Co-operative said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/key-food-open-new-brunswick-site" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/key-food-open-new-brunswick-site#comments Bakery Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Meat Center Store Speciality Tue, 18 Aug 2015 19:30:00 +0000 525301 at http://supermarketnews.com Gelato, vanilla wafers, pie named H-E-B's 'Texas Best' http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/gelato-vanilla-wafers-pie-named-h-e-bs-texas-best <div class="node-body article-body">Austin, Texas-based TEO Gelato took the $25,000 grand prize in H-E-B’s Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best contest. The gelato also won featured placement as a Texas Best Primo Pick.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/gelato-vanilla-wafers-pie-named-h-e-bs-texas-best" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/gelato-vanilla-wafers-pie-named-h-e-bs-texas-best#comments Bakery Latest News Marketing Center Store Speciality H-E-B Fri, 14 Aug 2015 16:33:00 +0000 525071 at http://supermarketnews.com 5 ways retailers are snapping out of the stagnant-sales malaise http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-ways-retailers-are-snapping-out-stagnant-sales-malaise <div class="node-body blog-body">At a time when overall sales in traditional supermarkets remain unchanged, Americans are deeming differentiated products worth the investment. </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/5-ways-retailers-are-snapping-out-stagnant-sales-malaise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-ways-retailers-are-snapping-out-stagnant-sales-malaise#comments SN Social Center Store Private Label Speciality SN Social Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:36:00 +0000 524381 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold to join CIW 'Fair Food' program http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA said Wednesday it has joined the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’ Fair Food Program, and that it is committed to buying tomatoes only from growers meeting the CIW’s labor standards and paying a "penny-per-pound" premium on tomato orders to fund farm worker wage increases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Ahold USA Sustainability Speciality Ahold USA Publix Super Markets Trader Joe's Market Wal-Mart Stores Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:57:00 +0000 523971 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Fancy Food Show's sofi award winners http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/gallery-fancy-food-shows-sofi-award-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">Caramel was a common ingredient among several of the products that took home sofi (specialty outstanding food innovation) awards from last month's Fancy Food Show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/gallery-fancy-food-shows-sofi-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/gallery-fancy-food-shows-sofi-award-winners#comments Photo Galleries Marketing Center Store Speciality FreshDirect Giant Eagle Meijer Inc. New Seasons Market Raley's Supermarkets The Fresh Market Whole Foods Market Tue, 14 Jul 2015 17:04:00 +0000 522791 at http://supermarketnews.com UNFI hopes to grow ethnic sales through independents, bodegas http://supermarketnews.com/speciality/unfi-hopes-grow-ethnic-sales-through-independents-bodegas <div class="node-body article-body">Unified Natural Foods Inc. sees the possibility of slow but steady volume growth from the sale of ethnic and gourmet items to independents and to bodegas in major metropolitan areas, Mark E. Shamber, the company’s CFO, told an investor audience Tuesday at the Jefferies Global Consumer Conference in New York.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/speciality/unfi-hopes-grow-ethnic-sales-through-independents-bodegas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/speciality/unfi-hopes-grow-ethnic-sales-through-independents-bodegas#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Speciality Registration United Natural Foods Tue, 23 Jun 2015 22:04:00 +0000 521431 at http://supermarketnews.com Traceable seafood honored with NEXTY awards http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/traceable-seafood-honored-nexty-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Several transparently marketed seafood products and a sourdough pasta have been honored with 2015 Natural Products Expo West NEXTY awards, which recognize standout innovations in the natural products space. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/traceable-seafood-honored-nexty-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/traceable-seafood-honored-nexty-awards#comments Latest News Health & Wellness Organic & Natural Sustainability Seafood Center Store Speciality Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:29:00 +0000 520861 at http://supermarketnews.com Analyst: Competition slowing growth for natural/organic retailers http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/analyst-competition-slowing-growth-naturalorganic-retailers <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Decreased consumer demand for discretionary purchases combined with stepped-up competition from the conventional channel is leading to weaker results for natural and organic food retailers, a financial analyst said in a report Monday.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/analyst-competition-slowing-growth-naturalorganic-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/analyst-competition-slowing-growth-naturalorganic-retailers#comments Retail & Financial Organic & Natural Natural Food Stores Speciality Fairway Market Sprouts Farmers Market The Fresh Market Whole Foods Market Mon, 08 Jun 2015 19:48:00 +0000 520221 at http://supermarketnews.com