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UK Supermarket Chain to Power Stores with Food Waste UK Supermarket Chain to Power Stores with Food Waste

U.K. supermarket chain Sainsbury's is going further with sustainability by collecting food waste from 1,200 of its stores and turning it into energy.

Market Basket's Former President to Make Acquisition Offer Market Basket's Former President to Make Acquisition Offer

Arthur T. Demoulas plans to make an offer to buy the 71-unit Market Basket supermarket chain in order to regain control of the Massachusetts-based company.

Fruit Recall Affects Costco, Trader Joe's, Kroger Fruit Recall Affects Costco, Trader Joe's, Kroger

Wawona Packing Co. is recalling fresh Sweet 2 Eat brand peaches, plums, nectarines, and pluots because of potential contamination by listeria, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced in a statement on Monday.

Specialty Food Foundation Now Accepting Letters of Inquiry Specialty Food Foundation Now Accepting Letters of Inquiry

The Specialty Food Foundation is now accepting letters of inquiry from organizations interested in applying for a grant to aid in hunger relief or food recovery efforts.

San Diego Increases Minimum Wage, Adds Mandatory Sick Leave San Diego Increases Minimum Wage, Adds Mandatory Sick Leave

San Diego's minimum wage will increase to $11.50 an hour by January 2017, after a vote of 6-to-3 from the City Council.

Highlights from Largest-Ever Summer Fancy Food Show Highlights from Largest-Ever Summer Fancy Food Show

The recent Summer Fancy Food Show, held from June 29—July 1 at New York’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, is the largest in the show’s 60-year history, filling 361,000-square-feet of exhibit space with more than 1,400 US exhibitors and 1,291 from around the world.

Sprouts to Relocate HQ in Phoenix Sprouts to Relocate HQ in Phoenix

Sprouts Farmers Market will move its headquarters in Phoenix next spring.

Saffron Road Marks Ramadan with Community Outreach, Interfaith Iftar Saffron Road Marks Ramadan with Community Outreach, Interfaith Iftar

The company aims to build awareness of the holiday through a variety of events and promotions.

Chicago Mayor Supports Minimum Wage Hike Chicago Mayor Supports Minimum Wage Hike

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel endorsed a recommendation that the city's minimum wage be raised to $13 an hour within four years.

Minimum Wage Hike Passes in RI, Nov. Ballot Petition in NE Minimum Wage Hike Passes in RI, Nov. Ballot Petition in NE

Updates on the minimum wage movement.

Obama Creates Task Force to Address Honeybee Crisis Obama Creates Task Force to Address Honeybee Crisis

President Obama has established a pollinator health task force and recommended spending $50 million to reverse pollinators' loss in his 2015 budget proposal.

sofi Award Winners Revealed sofi Award Winners Revealed

The winners of the 2014 sofi™ Awards for the outstanding specialty foods and beverages of the year were revealed last night in a ceremony on-site at the Summer Fancy Food Show in New York.

Largest Summer Show Opens in NYC Largest Summer Show Opens in NYC

The 60th Summer Fancy Food Show opened yesterday at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York with more than 2,730 exhibitors representing 49 countries, marking the largest show to date.

President's Reception Unveils Specialty Food Foundation President's Reception Unveils Specialty Food Foundation

The 60th Summer Fancy Food Show opens today following last night's President's Reception, hosted by Specialty Food Association president Ann Daw and open to Association members.

Amazon to Launch Food Takeout Service Amazon to Launch Food Takeout Service

Amazon.com has announced plans to launch a local service marketplace to rival Yelp, Angie's List, and Thumbtack, as well as a takeout service that will be a direct competitor to businesses like GrubHub, Seamless, and DeliveryHero.

Summer Fancy Food Show Opens Tomorrow Summer Fancy Food Show Opens Tomorrow

The Summer Fancy Food Show opens tomorrow at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York.

Teabox Brings India's Tea to the Masses Teabox Brings India's Tea to the Masses

India is the largest producer of tea after China, but many international consumers find it difficult to obtain and understand.

Last Day for Early-Bird Registration Price Last Day for Early-Bird Registration Price

The Summer Fancy Food Show is just days away. Register now for the pre-show attendee discount of $45 for all three days.

NYC Loses Battle to Limit Sizes of Sugary Drinks NYC Loses Battle to Limit Sizes of Sugary Drinks

New York’s highest court refused to reinstate New York City’s limits on sales of jumbo sugary drinks.

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