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  • Convenience store drink aisle
    Industry Operations June 14, 2024

    Snacks, Soft Drinks Among Top C-Store Purchases

    Roughly 62 percent of convenience store customers report that snacks are predominately purchased on-site...
  • Protein Shake
    Industry Operations June 14, 2024

    Simply Good Foods Acquires Only What You Need

    Nutritional food and snack company The Simply Good Foods Company said Thursday that it has successfully acquired plant-based ready-to-drink protein shake maker Only What You Need.
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  • Woman shopping in grocery store
    Industry Operations June 14, 2024

    Canadian Grocers Warned of Price Hikes

    Canadian grocers are receiving price increase notices from domestic suppliers slated to roll out over the summer...
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  • Cocoa bean pod on tree
    Industry Operations June 14, 2024

    Second Largest Cocoa Producer to Delay Deliveries

    Ghana, the world’s second-largest cocoa producer, intends to delay the delivery of up to 350,000 tons of beans until the next season because of poor crops...
  • Omsom cofounders
    Industry Operations June 13, 2024

    Omsom Acquired by DayDayCook

    Multi-brand Asian food company DayDayCook said Wednesday that it has acquired east-Asian food brand Omsom.
  • Plant
    Industry Operations June 13, 2024

    National Food Loss, Waste Reduction Strategy Unveiled

    The FDA, USDA, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) revealed Wednesday the “National Strategy for Reducing Food Loss and Waste and Recycling Organics”...
  • Meijer online grocery
    Industry Operations June 13, 2024

    Meijer, Rite Aid Enhance SNAP Capabilities

    Meijer and Rite Aid recently debuted separate initiatives to enable Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participants to shop with added ease...
  • Grocery Store produce
    Industry Operations June 13, 2024

    Food Inflation Continues to Soften

    In May, food inflation continued to moderate year-over-year, providing shoppers with much-needed relief...
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  • Spice assortment
    Industry Operations June 12, 2024

    Heat-Infused Sauces, Spices to Debut at Show

    Summer Fancy Food Show exhibitors are leaning into the nuanced heat continuing trend identified by...
  • Spill & Dish
    Industry Operations June 12, 2024

    Summer Show Preview With Amanda Oenbring, Upcycled Food Association

    June is shaping up to be an exciting month, celebrating both the Summer Fancy Food Show and Upcycled Food Month!
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  • DoorDash alcohol delivery
    Industry Operations June 12, 2024

    Retailers, DoorDash Partner on Alcohol Delivery

    Alcohol delivery at select locations are now available through the DoorDash platform
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  • Plant growing in soil
    Industry Operations June 11, 2024

    Report: Regenerative Agriculture Key to Decarbonization

    Food systems account for one-third of annual greenhouse gas emissions, contribute to biodiversity loss, and account for 70 percent of freshwater withdrawals...
  • Person pouring cafe bustelo coffee
    Industry Operations June 11, 2024

    Target Stocks Cafe Bustelo's RTD Offering

    Target is the first to merchandise Café Bustelo Espresso Style Iced Coffee, coffee supplier Café Bustelo’s first foray into the ready-to-drink coffee space.
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  • Cargo ship in port
    Industry Operations June 11, 2024

    Port of Baltimore Reopens

    On Monday, officials said that the Port of Baltimore’s shipping channel is once again operational/
  • Hello Fresh, Colavita collaboration
    Industry Operations June 11, 2024

    Hello Fresh, 7-Eleven Tap Brand Relationships

    Meal-kit company Hello Fresh and Italian pantry staple brand Colavita recently collaborated on Italian offerings...