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...
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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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Grocery Briefs: December 2016

San Francisco Salt Company has partnered with Oriel Sea Salt, which is now accredited under the Protected Designation of Origin (PDO), the most prestigious...
Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market Names John Mackey Sole CEO

Austin, TX — Whole Foods Market, based here, is changing its leadership structure. The upscale grocer has named John Mackey, its founder, as sole...
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Grocery Briefs: November 2016

Daabon Group has achieved the first-ever Fair Trade USA certification of a palm oil product for Hain Celestial’s Spectrum Organic All-Vegetable Shortening which comes...

FDA Proposed Rule for Term “Healthy” on Foods

Silver Springs, MD—The U.S. Foods and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a proposed rule for the use of the term “healthy” on human food...

New Label for Mountain-Grown Products

The United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has created a Mountain Partnership Product label for products grown in remote mountainous regions, says a...
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Grocery Briefs: October 2016

Inc. Magazine placed San Diego, CA-based Suja Juice Co. in the 13th spot on its 35th Annual Inc. 5000, which ranks the nation’s fastest...
GMO

USDA Allows “Negative Claims” for GMOs in Meat, Poultry and Eggs

Washington, DC—Following the signing of a new GMO labeling bill by President Obama, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service...

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