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Store NewsNEGiant, Martin’s Customers Donate Record $600K To Hunger Relief

Giant, Martin’s Customers Donate Record $600K To Hunger Relief

Customers at Giant Food Stores and Martin’s Food Markets donated a record-breaking $607,035 at the checkout to support local hunger relief efforts... read more

Center StoreNATLMrs. Fields Nibblers Cookies Coming To Grocery Stores For First Time

Mrs. Fields Nibblers Cookies Coming To Grocery Stores For First Time

Mrs. Fields Famous Brands and Interbake Foods LLC are bringing Nibblers miniature cookies to grocery stores this spring. Soft-baked and snack size, Nibblers... read more

Industry NewsNATLFutureFood 2050 Program Highlights Solutions To Feed Nine Billion People By 2050

FutureFood 2050 Program Highlights Solutions To Feed Nine Billion People By 2050

The world’s largest scientific society of individual food scientists and technologists has unveiled a new program, FutureFood 2050, to create a broad... read more

New ProductsNATLHeluva Good! Rolls Out Roasted Garlic & Caramelized Onion Dip

Heluva Good! Rolls Out Roasted Garlic & Caramelized Onion Dip

Heluva Good! is introducing Limited Edition Roasted Garlic & Caramelized Onion Dip. The new dip, which uses only the freshest ingredients and spices... read more

C-StoreNATL7-Eleven Launches ‘Pizza For Life’ Sweepstakes

7-Eleven Launches ‘Pizza For Life’ Sweepstakes

7-Eleven is launching its first Pizza for Life sweepstakes, giving a pizza-lover a lifetime of hot, cheesy pizza. The contest runs through Friday, May... read more

Independent Store NewsNATLAce Hardware’s Big Growth Plans Include Retail Grocery Component

Ace Hardware’s Big Growth Plans Include Retail Grocery Component

Ace Hardware, the industry’s largest hardware cooperative, has aggressive plans to open 750 new independently owned stores domestically over the next... read more

Produce NewsNATLBaloian Farms Debuting Premium Heirloom Onion

Baloian Farms Debuting Premium Heirloom Onion

Baloian Farms is expanding its produce line with the launch of a premium heirloom onion, Sophia la Rosa. Grown exclusively in California’s Central Valley... read more

Independent Store NewsWC&K Market, Santa Rita Wine Partner With Cell Phones For Soldiers

C&K Market, Santa Rita Wine Partner With Cell Phones For Soldiers

Brookings, Ore.-based C&K Market is partnering with Santa Rita Wine and nonprofit Cell Phones For Soldiers Inc. in asking local residents to help troops... read more

Equipment & TechnologyNATLConde Nast’s Epicurious Becomes First Media Brand To Leverage Beacons In Stores

Conde Nast’s Epicurious Becomes First Media Brand To Leverage Beacons In Stores

Epicurious, the award-winning digital food brand from Conde Nast, has joined the inMarket Mobile to Mortar (M2M) beacon platform to enhance the in-store... read more

New ProductsNATLPAM Cooking Spray Introduces Coconut Oil Spray

PAM Cooking Spray Introduces Coconut Oil Spray

PAM Cooking Spray is rolling out Pam Coconut Oil Spray. Made with 100% coconut oil, Pam Coconut Oil Spray is ideal for gluten-free cooking, while offering... read more

PerishablesNATLPost Holdings To Acquire Michael Foods For $2.45B

Post Holdings To Acquire Michael Foods For $2.45B

Post Holdings plans to acquire MFI Holding Corp. (Michael Foods) from affiliates of GS Capital Partners, affiliates of Thomas H. Lee Partners and other... read more

Store NewsWKlug Becomes WAFC’s First Woman President, Group Elects Other Board Members

Klug Becomes WAFC’s First Woman President, Group Elects Other Board Members

The Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) elected its first woman president at its 93rd annual convention in Honolulu, Hawaii, last week. Sue Klug... read more

Equipment & TechnologyNATLKaivac: Checklist Needed for Cleaning Restrooms

Kaivac: Checklist Needed for Cleaning Restrooms

While new cleaning methods have been developed to make general cleaning more efficient and thorough, much of this progress has not applied to restroom... read more