Arteseans Beverages Announces Distribution Partnerships

North Miami Beach, FL — Arteasans Beverages, announced that they will be increasing their current distribution in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions by partnering...

OTA Survey Shows Upward Trend in Organic Sector

Washington, D.C. — According to the Organic Trade Association’s 2017 Organic Industry Survey that was recently released, the rise in purchases in the American...

SFA Announces Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

New York, NY — The 2017 winners of the Specialty Food Association Lifetime Achievement Awards have been announced. These Association members, along with many...

Kicking Horse Coffee Sold to Lavazza

Bedminster, NJ — According to a press release from Swander Pace Capital, the private equity firm has sold Kicking Horse Coffee, Ltd., the #1...
grocery briefs

Grocery Briefs: June 2017

Purity Foods, Inc., a Hudson, MI-based processor of conventional and organic grains, has been acquired by Andersons, Inc. Grain Group, based in Maumee, OH....

Shareholder Resolution Urges Kroger to Have Independent Board Leadership

A shareholder resolution urging The Kroger Company to separate the CEO and chair of the Board roles will be presented by Lisa Lindsley, Capital...

Mott’s Sued by Beyond Pesticides for “Natural” Claims

Washington, D.C. — Beyond Pesticides, a national environmental health organization, represented by the Richard Law Group has filed a lawsuit against Mott’s, specifically its...

Back to the Roots Replacing Kellogg’s in NYC Public School Menus

New York City, NY — Students in the New York City school system now have a healthier breakfast option available to them in the...

Whole Foods Market Plan to Close Stores

Austin, TX — Whole Foods Market will be focusing on current store growth in their new quarter instead of opening the recently forecasted 1,200...
grocery briefs

Grocery Briefs: January 2017

B&G Foods Inc., Parsippany, NJ has acquired Victoria Fine Foods Holding Company and Victoria Fine Foods, LLC, based in Brooklyn, NY from Huron Capital...

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