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Center StoreNapa Valley Harvest Begins Today

Napa Valley Harvest Begins Today

The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) trade association reports that the first of Napa Valley’s sparkling wine producers begin picking grapes today, two days... read more

PerishablesCalif. Milk Advisory Board, Coolhaus Partner For Ice Cream Month

Calif. Milk Advisory Board, Coolhaus Partner For Ice Cream Month

Since July is National Ice Cream Month, and to celebrate California’s continuing role as the No. 1 producer of ice cream in the U.S., the California... read more

Industry NewsMemorial Service For Produce Industry Veteran Tim Warren This Weekend

Memorial Service For Produce Industry Veteran Tim Warren This Weekend

Mr. Timothy Wayne Warren, a produce industry veteran, died July 15 in Corona, Calif., due to heart complications. He was 55. A memorial service will be... read more

Organic NaturalWhole Foods Endorses Oregon’s GMO Labeling Campaign

Whole Foods Endorses Oregon’s GMO Labeling Campaign

Whole Foods Market is backing Oregon’s Measure 92, requiring mandatory labeling of raw and packaged foods containing Genetically Modified Organisms... read more

Store NewsWhole Foods To Open Second Berkeley Store This Fall

Whole Foods To Open Second Berkeley Store This Fall

A new 47,800-s.f. Whole Foods Market store will open Nov. 4 at 10th and Gilman streets in Berkeley, Calif. The store will be Whole Foods’ second... read more

Store NewsPossible Strike Looms At Food 4 Less In Calif.

Possible Strike Looms At Food 4 Less In Calif.

Labor leaders representing more than a million workers in Los Angeles and Orange counties met in downtown L.A. earlier this week to discuss what measures... read more

Industry NewsCGA Educational Foundation Receives Landmark Donation

CGA Educational Foundation Receives Landmark Donation

The California Grocers Association Educational Foundation has received a record donation from the California Independent Grocers Association (CIGA) that... read more

Industry NewsStone Will Be First American Craft Brewer To Own Brewery In Europe

Stone Will Be First American Craft Brewer To Own Brewery In Europe

Stone Brewing Co., the 10th largest craft brewer in the U.S., plans to open a production brewery and expansive destination restaurant in Berlin, Germany.... read more